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ellie mai fund


The Ellie Mai Fund was  launched by John and Lisa Mowforth after the sad loss of their daughter. Ellie was diagnosed with a rare tumour known as a diffuse brainstem glioma in 2012.

Initially the fund was set up to raise money for Wish Upon A Star and the Brain Tumour Trust as a thank you for the support given to John, Lisa and Ellie.

The fund now functions as its own charity to help others who find themselves in a similar situation.

Text ELLI06 followed with the amount you would like to donate to 70070 (e.g. ELLI06 £5) to donate to Ellie Mai Fund and make a difference today.


Ellie’s Story

Ellie Mai was born on February 5, 2006 to parents John and Lisa. She was a beautiful little girl who loved everything in life. She loved helping people and always put money in charity boxes and gave it to buskers. … Continue reading

Mission Statement

The relief of illness and suffering of children diagnosed with Terminal Brain Tumours by the provision of support, advice and information for such persons and to offer support, advice and information to their carers and families.


Donation Tins

A massive big thank you for all the donations received via our donation tins at: Duke of Cumberland, Cottingham King William IV, Cottingham Sewell Group Filling Station, Cottingham Orange Blossom Florist, Cottingham Halfway House, Spring Bank West Since 1st April … Continue reading

Big Thank You to a family from Leeds and the Valley Striders Athletic Club

A big thank you to a family from Leeds. The Ellie Mai Fund provided funds for a family day out to Lego Land. The family recently lost their son elected our Charity to receive money raised from their local Athletics … Continue reading

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Registered Charity No. 1163599
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