Wine Inn Ltd employees and customers have raised a magnificent £13,877 during a very successful one year corporate partnership with local cancer charity, Cancer Focus Northern Ireland.
Maeve Colgan, Head of Income Generation at Cancer Focus NI, said “We would like to say a massive thank you to all the staff and customers at Wine Inns Ltd who organised, took part in or donated to the many fundraising events throughout the year. All the money raised by Wine Inns Ltd will stay here in Northern Ireland and be used to support individuals and families in the local community who are affected by cancer.”
Leonie Bond, Marketing Manager at Wine Inns Ltd, said: “The employees from our establishments’ right across Belfast were really dedicated to supporting Cancer Focus NI and came up with all sorts of fundraising events to raise money; from selling Santa hats, and organising the annual Dragan Boat Race at Cutters Wharf, to organising various collections.
“As we come to the end of our partnership with Cancer Focus NI we would like to thank all our customers for their support and generosity over the past year.”
Cancer Focus NI provides a wide range of services for Northern Ireland cancer patients and their families. These include counselling and family support, bra and swimwear fitting for mastectomy patients, art therapy, Beauty for Life, stop smoking services and Keeping Well vans providing community health checks and advice. The charity also funds major research and carries out cancer prevention schemes in workplaces, schools and at community venues.
For more information about Cancer Focus Northern Ireland click on www.cancerfocusni.org or call us on 028 9066 3281.