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Dates For Fundraising Activities

posted 10 Apr 2014, 02:14 by Achill Gaa   [ updated 10 Apr 2014, 02:15 ]

Achill GAA is running a number of fundraising activities in the coming weeks to raise money for the Club and the One Way One Day Cycle in conjunction with Western Care. The funds raised from the cycle will help contribute towards the cost of transport in the Achill, Mulranny and Newport areas for Service Users and Families who avail of day and residential services of Western Care.


Bag Pack Thursday 17th April 2014

A bag pack day will take place on Holy Thursday 17th April 2014 in Sweeney's Supervalu Achill Sound. If you would like to volunteer please contact any club member to be included in the rota.


Scrap Metal Challenge Easter Saturday 19th April 2014

Achill GAA is participating in a challenge to collect scrap metal to raise funds for the club which will take place on Easter Saturday 19th April 2014. Please spread the word about our scrap metal challenge. Let's begin the hunt and please have a good look around sheds, garages and start gathering for us. Collection point is Sean Lyon's compound, Achill Sound. Thanks a million and happy gathering!!!!


Items suitable for collection:  
•Sink Tops
•Ironing Boards
•Steel Fireplaces
•Drink Cans
•Swing Frames
•Goal posts
•Golf irons
•Electric cable
•Sheep & Fencing Wire
•Ring Feeders
•Corrugated iron
•Galvanised sheet iron etc.
•Old Machinery
•Cars (no tyres)
•Mowing machines
•Transport Boxes
•Cement Mixers
•Water Pumps
•Milk tanks
•Cooler machines


Items not Suitable for Scrap Metal Collection



•Beer kegs


•Glass Bottles

•Tumble Dryer’s etc.



•Cans or Buckets

For further details please contact 0872786286 or 0863845382



One Way One Day Cycle Saturday April 26th 2014


If you wish to sponsor this wonderful cause a Sponsorship Page has been set up for the Cyclists, please click on the link below to sponsor our cyclists taking part.

Sponsorship cards will be available locally in the next week and are available from all club officers and at various locations throughout.  Please support this worthy cause by sponsoring our cyclists.