Barclays Moontrekker to use JustGiving again

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Organisers of Barclays Moontrekker, the 30 or 43 kilometre fundraising trek at night through the Lantau Island mountains on Hong Kong, have again selected JustGiving as its official fundraising partner.Now in its sixth year, Barclays Moontrekker has 1,500 people taking part. All will be encouraged to use JustGiving’s online platform. This year the event will use JustGiving’s API to create a leaderboard to encourage competition amongst the participants. Barclays Moontrekker 37 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Events Justgiving William Sargent from Moontrekker said:“Barclays MoonTrekker is the regions’ top overnight endurance trail race that takes part on Lantau Island. Last year we took fundraising for the event online for the first time and saw a record $753,000 raised for Room to Read. Thanks to JustGiving’s world-class platform this year we believe we’re on course to beat this total.”This year the event takes place on 10 October. Advertisementcenter_img Barclays Moontrekker to use JustGiving again Howard Lake | 30 June 2014 | News JustGiving in Hong KongJustGiving has been used to raise more than $9.3 million for good causes in the past year. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Home Help service hit by cutbacks

first_imgLinkedin Email RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” WhatsApp Twitter LIMERICK Sinn Féin TD Maurice Quinlivan has expressed deep concern over ongoing cutbacks to Home Help Hours and Home Care packages in Limerick. Speaking in response to figures he received from a parliamentary question, Deputy Quinlivan said that the figures were absolutely shocking and showed a dramatic increase in the numbers of new applicants approved by the Mid-West HSE for packages but for whom service has not commenced due to cuts in funding from the HSE. Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up “There is now a total of 106 applicants for both home Help and Home Care packages some of who have been waiting for service to commence for nearly six months”, he said.According to Deputy Quinlivan, the indications are this number will increase unless there is some kind of immediate government intervention.“The service should be ring-fenced as these are vulnerable people who more often than not also depend on already over stretched family members for their day-to-day care,” he said.by Alan [email protected] NewsHome Help service hit by cutbacksBy Alan Jacques – July 1, 2016 1166 center_img Previous articlePatrick is Ireland’s strongest manNext articleCamogie – Limerick head to Clare chasing second win Alan Jacqueshttp://www.limerickpost.ie Print Advertisement Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival TAGSHome Help servicelimerickMaurice Quinlivan TDSinn Fein Facebook WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clashlast_img read more

The outsiders

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