Praxis Care recently announced the winners of their Summer Raffle 2010, which took place at a number of venues throughout Northern Ireland over the summer months.
The winners were:
- Pauline Brown (Belfast) Homebase Hamper
- Mairead White (Kilkeel) A pair of hanging baskets from the Secret Garden, Hillsborough
Paul Collins Assistant Director Fundraising and Communications says:
“The Summer raffle was a great success, helping to raise valuable funds for the work of Praxis Care in Northern Ireland to support services for vulnerable children and adults affected by mental heath ill health, learning disability, acquired brain injury and dementia.
I would like to thank all the people who took part in the raffle and in particular Home Base Boucher Road for donating the top prize “
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In the accompanying picture is Emmanuel Conlon (Manager Homebase Boucher Road0 presenting Garden Hamper to the winner Pauline Brown (Belfast).
Notes to media
For further information about the work of Praxis Care call Paul Collins Assistant Director – Fundraising 079 187 20554
Praxis Care is the largest charity providing care for vulnerable children and adults affected by mental heath ill health, learning disability, acquired brain injury and dementia in UK and Ireland. Praxis Care provides a range of accommodation and support services for 1,432 people in 66 separate units in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Isle of Man and UK.
The Secret Garden is a Praxis Care run workskills programme where users are able to gain experience working within a coffee shop and growing plants and vegetables in the organic garden.
Secret Garden, 22 Moira Road, Hillsborough, Co Down, BT26 6DU