Our biggest obstacle at the moment for the team is purchasing a car we’ve never seen in a town we’ve never even visited.
Pat has taken it upon himself to search the net for a suitable car. We’ve settled on a Fiat Panda as Pat believes this little car would have the best chance of getting us to the finish line in Ulan-Ude, Russia.
We’ve already had some setbacks with dealerships organising a car for us but backing out at the last minute. Also, dealerships who have been ema
Spoke with Romy from Father Chris Riley’s Youth Off The Streets yesterday about our fundraising efforts. We have full approval from YOTS to go ahead with our Trivia Night and to fundraise in the lead up to the rally, during the rally, and after the rally. Yay!
Romy has also offered to send out some posters to hang up at our Trivia Night and stickers to put on our rally car (gotta try and make that tin can look as beautiful as possible).
We also have permission to approach
Raffle prizes are rolling on in!! Be in it to win it people!
We’re very excited to announce that a number of companies have been getting back to us and donating some absolutely amazing raffle prizes.
I’m even more shocked at the high value of some of the prizes donated! Looking forward to giving these items away on our Trivia night to some very, very lucky people.
We’re still looking for a third team mate!! Patrick and I have been posting a lot on Facebook in regard to this little dilemma. The rally would be a lot easier (and cheaper!) if we had a third person to share it with. Obviously we would like someone who is as enthusiastic as us but also someone we’d both get along with (considering we will be spending 40 days with them in a very confined space!). Alas, we have had no replies yet (it’s a big ask to take 2 months off work and s
We’ve decided to run a massive Trivia night to fundraise for our two charities, Cool Earth and Father Chris Riley’s Youth Off The Streets.
It will obviously take a lot of time and effort but if we can reach our target fundraising goal it will be well worth the effort. Mark it in your diaries! May 5th at 7pm, Montefano Hall, St Gertrude’s Parish, corner of Justin & Neville St, Smithfield.
I’ve wanted to run a trivia night for years and here’s the opportunity! We’ve sent em