More Good News for Remember Us!

November 19, 2015 0

Some more good news this week for Remember us special needs group. We have been shortlisted for the Fingal County Council Community Group of the Year 2015 award, the awards ceremony takes place next Tuesday night in the Draoicht Centre in Blanchardstown.

remember_us_special_needs_group_144x97This is more great recognition of the positive impact that Remember us has made on the community. With over 230 families (impacting on approx 600 people) registered to date and club nights on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday Saturday each week and also two Friday’s a month, Easter camps, summer programmes, four Family respite Breakaways per year, parents respite breakaway and much more remember us is providing an excellent social service to special needs people in the North Fingal And surrounding areas. After embarking on a fundraising /marketing campaign over the past 18 months we have raised enough money to buy our own base.

Remember us would like to express their sincere gratitude to the following people and organisations who have become Patrons of Remember

  • Premier Patron: Progressive Credit Union
  • Patron: Andrew’s Spar
  • Patron: Colin Hughes LEC LTD.
  • Patron: Cllr. Tony Murphy
  • Patron: Country Crest
  • Patron: Millfield Shopping Centre, Balbriggan

A massive thank you to all our Funding Partners, and the community in general for all support. We aim to be signing the contracts this side of Christmas.

remember_us_building_nov15Phase two of our Fundraising/marketing campaign has already started and as the building is shell n core we have to fit it out from scratch.

We will be putting in a sports hall, sensory room, games room, activity rooms, office, storage, kitchen, etc

So we will be looking for companies/ business to come on board and be part of this vital building for our very special members in the community.

Ways you can help…

  • Become a patron!
  • Sponsor a room,
  • supply materials/services
  • make a donation
  • Support fundraising events.

No matter how big or small the donation it all adds up at the end of the day!!! Remember us would love to hear from you!!!!! It would be a real feel good factor each time you pass the building knowing that you helped us achieve it?

Give Nora a call or e-mail if YOU think you could HELP no matter how big or small. 0860457003