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Moya has reason to be proud of you all!

PostPosted: Mon Oct 30, 2006 7:39 pm
by Grania
Just a short announcement on my part to say that the money we raised for the Christian Blind Mission over the last few weeks was presented to Moya on Friday night 27th October during the interval of her concert. The final amount raised was a fantastic 811 Euros which Moya said, means a great deal to her, and to the many people this will help.
If you think that one cataract operation in the developing world costs only 20 euros, imagine what can be done with the money you all raised!

Thank you all very very much

PostPosted: Mon Oct 30, 2006 7:43 pm
by Daragh
Take a bow you guys...well done. (((((((((((((((all the givers))))))))))))))) On behalf of all the receivers :lol:

PostPosted: Mon Oct 30, 2006 7:55 pm
by nessieq
woah, G, when u put it like that it's a real achievement, it really is. I think we should all be really proud of ourselves- well done, guys!

PostPosted: Mon Oct 30, 2006 8:19 pm
by Eternal_Silence
That's great =D We should be proud of ourselves indeed ^_^

PostPosted: Tue Oct 31, 2006 8:37 am
by eadgyth
WOOOHOOOOO, 811 euros is an amazing amount of money, and so badly needed. It's really something to be proud of :D

PostPosted: Tue Oct 31, 2006 12:54 pm
by Methica
HURRAY for everyone who gave money!!

PostPosted: Tue Oct 31, 2006 7:48 pm
by Beth
Congrats to all!!!! The money will sure go to hep so many people! :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

PostPosted: Wed Nov 01, 2006 4:50 am
by lizzy1e
Woohoo! I'm thrilled that it was such a success. :mrgreen:

PostPosted: Sat Nov 04, 2006 5:10 pm
by Grania
After much waiting, here they are :D The official pictures from the CBM of the presentation of the cheque :) ... icial1.jpg spot yourself! ... loseup.jpg the lineup :wink:

Well done everyone!!!!!! I know Moya really appreciated your efforts - she said so several times :)

PostPosted: Mon Nov 06, 2006 8:29 pm
by Niamh
Love them! Thanks for posting them! and it's a shame I didn't notice them before

PostPosted: Mon Nov 06, 2006 8:39 pm
by Grania
I'm glad someone has seen them :lol:

I believe there was to be an article about our little efforts on the CBM website but I haven't heard anything from them yet - if anyone sees it before me please give me a shout!!! :wink:

PostPosted: Mon Nov 06, 2006 9:17 pm
by Hester
Saw them too!! Thanks for posting them Grania...loved to see that my mum is also in this picture. I have visited the CBM site to see if this picture was also on there but I didn't see anything about it...will keep an eye on it for you.

PostPosted: Mon Nov 06, 2006 9:19 pm
by Grania
:D Thanks Hester! Everyone who was there should be in the picture....not my parents though :roll:

PostPosted: Mon Nov 06, 2006 9:22 pm
by Siobhan
They`re just great. Thanks G, and CONGRATULATIONS to all of you who donated the money!!! :)

OK, finally I can feel a part of it. I felt really bad about not being able to donate the money earlier. But finally all difficulties overcome. :)

PostPosted: Tue Nov 07, 2006 7:56 pm
by Angoid
Nice!! And well done!!! Great pictures!

811 Euros! That's probably about £500, so quite a lot of money!