Charity Donations to
The Club was delighted to welcome Alzheimer Scotland to the Club on Wednesday 25th October and to present the Charity with cheques to the value of £1010.
Alzheimer Scotland is President Colin Simpson’s chosen Charity this year and money was raised by our bowlers at various events
held a ‘Darts-Carpet Bowls-Snooker-Dominoes’ competition with friends from Chryston and Bellshill & Mossend clubs raising £360.
donated their weekly winnings and a ‘guess the birthday’ doll, raising £200.
The Senior Gents & Ladies
raised £450 at September’s holiday game.
thanked everyone for their efforts, and added that Dementia affected almost every family in some way. He confirmed that we had taken the first steps to make the club more ‘dementia friendly’ and more will follow.
Emma from the Charity
thanked us most sincerely for our generous donations and said this would help sufferers and their families throughout Scotland, through
- Dementia Resource Centres
- Local Community Advisors
- 24 hour helpline