ACE has done
you can do
summer Bashment Boogie event at the Acorn Arts Centre, Penzance, was held on Saturday
22nd July 2006. There
was live ska, reggae, funk, soul and hip-hop performed by local young musicians.
featured a raffle in aid of ACE.
raffle included prizes from Addict and Subliminal clothing...
and raised £100 for ACE.
and lots more...
Morning in Newlyn
on Saturday 8th July 2006
coffee morning was held at Morvah House, Faughan Lane, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn.
It was organised by the families of some of the Mounts Bay School students who
will be visiting Uganda with Angela in October.
plants, wonderful cakes, and drinks were available.
was raised for ACE.
about the Uganda visit are on the Events page.
Gardens in Newmill
the success of last year's event (see below), seven families in Newmill opened
their gardens to the public on 18th June.
visitors enjoyed the colour of the plants and the variety of features in the gardens.
were stalls selling plants, wooden garden items, books, bric-a-brac, and cakes.
teas were provided too.
event raised £1,800 for ACE.
During the 2005/2006
school year, the pupils of Mounts Bay School chose ACE for their charitable fundraising.
They set themselves the task of raising £4,500 to provide a new classroom
at Rukongi school. This
amount was the equivalent of £5 for every pupil.
fact they succeeded in raising £5,500. Construction of the classroom is
now completed, and the extra money they raised has been used to provide the classroom
furniture. Some of the students will attend the official
opening of the classroom in October.
sponsored run took place. Mounts Bay students, Charlie Armstrong, Max Mitchell
and Kane McLlroy ran from the school to St. Ives.
Burt and George Pye, two other Mounts Bay students have cycled from the school
to Truro, raising sponsorship money for ACE.
two events raised about £700.
can see the latest information about Mounts Bay School's efforts by clicking here.|
Quiz Night was held at The Coldstreamer in Gulval on Wednesday 7th June 2006.
an enjoyable evening, £112 was raised for ACE.
are grateful to The Coldstreamer for putting this event on for us.
bucket collection outside Morrison's supermarket on 17th and 18th February raised
£500, and the collection outside Hayle Co-op store on 15 April raised £220.
outside Morrison's on 21st and 22nd July raised £423.
also took place at several Rosudgeon car boot sales. The collection
on 8th August raised £133.
Far Will Neil Go?
- a Competition in aid of ACE
Rail Tickets to London Have Been Won
enthusiast and ACE supporter, Neil Chandler, set off on 26th February 2006 on
a rail trip around Europe. In a week he visited France (Paris), Belgium (Brussels),
Holland (Maastricht), Germany (Berlin), Austria (Vienna), Italy (Rome), Slovenia
(Ljubljana), Croatia (Zagreb), Hungary (Budapest), Slovakia(Bratislava), Czech
Republic (Breclav), Poland (Krakow), Leichtenstein(Vaduz), and Switzerland (Zurich).
donated 2 return rail tickets to London to be presented to the winner of our competition,
which was to guess how
far he would travel. Each
guess cost £1 and if you bought 5 you got one free.
answer to the question 'How far will Neil go?' was 'A lot further than most of
recorded mileage was 6,843.35 miles.
the winner of the rail tickets was ........... J. Hawkins from Heamoor.
recent draw for the painting by Pam Furby was won by Lucy Roberts, the secretary
of Trythall School.|
2006 Fund Raising
ACE received the proceeds of a dog show which was held at St. Piran's Hall, Goldsithney,
on 2nd April. This amounted to £142.
Angela's talk to Penzance Lions Club on 10th April, they made a donation of £110.
donation of £78 was received from The University of the Third Age group
at Camborne, following Angela's talk to them on 26th April.
Grand Sale at Long Rock Community Hall on 29th April raised £280.
Bay Rotary Club have made a donation of £1,000.
was collected at an event, organised by Newlyn Church, held on Newlyn Green on
Rock, Heamoor, donated £58 when Angela talked to them in September.
donation of £150 has been made by Hayle Rotary Club.
activities feature on the upcoming events page.