Teenager cuts more than a foot of her hair off for charity - but how much did she raise?
PUBLISHED: 14:51 05 December 2016 | UPDATED: 14:51 05 December 2016
The 13-year-old scout donated to two charities
A young scout in Bromley has managed to raise over £1,000 by cutting her hair.
Beau Morton-Turner cut 15” of hair off, donating the sheared remains to the Little Princesses charity, which turns hair into a wig for children suffering from cancer.
The 13-year-old scout, who is part of 14th Bromley Scouts, decided to share the money between Little Princesses and the Make-a-Wish foundation.
“Having long just wasn’t doing it for me” said the teenager.
“I have a friend in junior school who had donated her hair to charity so I knew I could do the same.
“So when my class chose Make-a-Wish foundation as it’s chosen charity for the year it gave me the idea. I just want to thank everyone for their support it’s really been overwhelming.”
If you still wish to donate to her fundraising page go to https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/beaugoesshort.
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