Member News: GreaterSport CEO, ​Yvonne Harrison, announced as a Charity Times Awards finalist

Aug 12th, 2017 - Last updated at Aug 12th, 2017

“It’s a real honour to be shortlisted in this category. This is fantastic recognition of my journey as a leader and also a great testament to the leaders I have around me, from my Board, through to colleagues I work with in Greater Manchester.

Yvonne Harrison, CEO

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GreaterSport CEO, ​Yvonne Harrison, announced as a Charity Times Awards finalist

Yvonne Harrison has been shortlisted for the Rising CEO Star Award. Chief Executive of GreaterSport, Yvonne has extensive knowledge and experience in the physical activity and sport sector and is at the forefront of some of the most exciting and innovative work in this field across the UK.

Yvonne Harrison, CEO, said: “It’s a real honour to be shortlisted in this category. This is fantastic recognition of my journey as a leader and also a great testament to the leaders I have around me, from my Board, through to colleagues I work with in Greater Manchester. Working with our partners, GreaterSport is having a significant impact on the lives of people in Greater Manchester, I’m proud to play my part and lead a fantastic team to make a difference”.

The Charity Times Awards continue to be the pre-eminent celebration of best practice in the UK charity and not-for-profit sector. Now in their 18th year, the awards are run by Charity Times Magazine - the leading title for UK non-profit professionals. This year’s winners will be announced at the Charity Times Awards Gala Dinner & Ceremony on 4 October 2017 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London. The event was attended by over six hundred guests in 2016 and this year is set to be bigger and better than ever.

About the Charity Times Awards:

The Charity Times Awards continue to be the pre-eminent celebration of best practice in the UK charity and not-for-profit sector. The awards are free to enter and open to any UK-based registered charity, or international charity with registered UK offices. Now in their 18th year the awards are run by Charity Times Magazine, the leading title for UK non-profit professionals: www.charitytimes.com/awards @CharityTAwards#CharityTimesAwards