A CHARITY in Cardiff has this week received a donation from our Penarth Road dealership for a fundraising picnic taking place this Saturday (April 25, 2015). Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital Charity received 50 cool bags from us for its Teddy Bears’ Picnic at Ikea in Cardiff on Saturday, April 25 .
Richard Craythorne, our General Manager, said: “We are really pleased we have been able to help Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital Charity with this fundraiser again. Last year we donated picnic blankets. We are always keen to support local businesses, charities and organisations within our community. “The cool bags will be used by people attending the charity’s Teddy Bears’ Picnic, which will raise money for the Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales.
“During the event there will be entertainment and various activities for children including face painting and a monkey music disco. Also a few members of Only Men Aloud will be attending too. ”Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital Charity raises vital funds to support the National Children’s Hospital of Wales, to help 100,000 sick and vulnerable babies and children who visit the hospital every year.
The Teddy Bears’ Picnic takes place at Ikea in Cardiff on Saturday, April 25 from 11am until 3pm.Tickets for the event can be purchased by calling 02920 335 016 and are priced at £6 each and free entry for children under one. A picnic box is included in the price of the ticket.
Photograph caption: (From left to right)Linda Davies, Senior Fundraising Officer at Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital Charity and Ugne Briedyte, Digital Sales Executive at Wessex Garages, with some of the cool bags.