To enable us to keep the membership fee at the current level(unchanged since 2008), we need to do some fundraising activity to help meet the normal running costs of the Orchestra.
After the success of last year’s pre-Christmas fund raising activities, we again are organising the following:
Collection of Old Clothes, Shoes and Cuddly Toys [5th Oct 2014 at CICE Rathmines]
You have the opportunity to sort through your cupboards and wardrobes and donate any unwanted textiles in the bag provided The items can include adult and children’s clothes, shoes(tied together please) hats , belts,, bags and teddies. Please No Duvets, pillows, curtains, bedding, towels or end of life clothing. Please ensure all items are clean. Funds raised from this event will determined by the weight of the items collected. What better way to get rid of any unwanted clothes you won’t wear again or unwanted shoes and Toys. Items must be dropped off before 12 noon on Sunday 5th October 2014.
Cake Sale & Cake Raffle [Sunday 9th November 2014 – CICE Rathmines]
We are eager again to sample the YOPS Great Bake Off . We would ask that you drop off any cakes, muffins etc and donations no later than 11.00 am. Please remember when leaving in the cakes to leave them in disposable containers.