Stradbally Playground Funding
Many thanks to all those who have contributed to date either by donating clothes, cakes, sponsorship, and helping out at events. Fundraising has been very successful so far and the goodwill and support of the community is great to see.
The playground will cover a large area - approximately 0.6ha and be equiped to a very high standard. The total project cost is €125,000. At least €12,000 will have to come from the Stradbally community.
Fundraising activities took place throughout 2012 and were well supported. Nearly there just another few thousand....
Wateford County Council €20,000 plus site Stradbally Community €12,000
Amount raised to date
Cake sale (May 18th) €1,339 Clothes appeal (June 7th) €803 St. James's Parish Field day €1,100 Tidy Towns exhibition €86
Sponsorship and other donations €850
Christmas swim (Soccer club) €3,100 Collection at county final €400 No uniform day in primary schools €300 Other contributions €1,700 Amount outstanding €2,722
Cost of project finance
Bridging loan (estimated) €1,500
Cake sale in Barron Hall and Faha Church raised over €1,300
Contributions are always welcome and can be made to Bank of Ireland, Dungarvan.
Bank sort code 906021, account number 96486614. The treasurer is Charlie Crowley.
Futher fund-raising activities are planned for later in 2012 including a tractor run, table quiz, Christmas Day swim and some others. By raising the money by a series of smaller events it is hoped that a wide range of individuals and groups can contribute to the project.
A vanload of just over one ton of old clothes collected at the GAA club raised €803!
All offers of support are greatly appreciated please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or a committee member.
Christmas Day, Stradbally Cove. Sponsorship and raffle raised €3,100.