December 27th: The BOXING DAY events raised a splendid € 883!
Message from Stuart:-
Thank you to :-
►all the donors and their generous donations of money and items for the Raffle Prize Draw (13) and the Auction (26).
►all those who attended the Quiz and made a financial contribution to participate, and also to buy Raffle tickets.
► to those who made their bids to secure the items of their choice in the Auction Event - as promised, everything was sold!
► to 2 persons in particular (they know who they are) who made such generous bids for their items to ensure the event was a success.
► to Freda, Gregg, Stazi and Nikki for their drinks and snacks service - non-stop throughout the whole afternoon.
The Quiz and the Raffle Prize draw generated €428 , and was split 50 / 50 between GAIA and The Children's Play Area Fund
The Auction generated €455 and was split 20% to MIAO, 20% to the Children's Play Area Fund and 60% to GAIA.
MIAO represented by Eva Lang, received € 91
GAIA represented by Roland, received €487
The Children's Play Area Fund will receive €305 which will be passed in a day or so. This money will go towards the construction of a new fence.
December 20th: Change to the BOXING DAY QUIZ EVENT on December 26th
Message from Stuart:- The event will now be in 2 parts
Part 1: 3.00pm - 4.00pm - The Quiz and Raffle Prize Draw (from the list published below) with tickets at €1 each ticket
Part 2: 4.30pm until ...... An Auction Event to raise money for GAIA, the Children's Play Area in Ag Nikolaos, and the MIAO. animal welfare group See AUCTION DETAILS
The reason for this change is because there has been an unprecedented and generous support IN THE FORM OF MANY MORE ITEMS TO AUCTION for these three local, community projects; GAIA, the Children's Play Area and MIAO .
THE MONEY RAISED FROM THE WHOLE EVENT WILL BE DIVIDED AS FOLLOWS: GAIA (60%), THE CHILDRENS PLAY AREA (20%), and MIAO (20%).
December 8th: Message from Stuart:- "The current holders of The Stavros Allanopolis Challenge Cup are not able to defend their title and try to retain the cup, therefore they have relinquished their tenure, and is up for grabs at the Boxing Day Quiz Event! " Stuart a.k.a. Stavros Allanopolis
Message from Stuart:-
I'm really pleased to advise you that I am feeling much better, and Valerie is getting fitter by the day. Therefore, we are inviting you to participate in the Boxing Day Quiz Event. Thanks to both John Jolly and Mike Heath for the two previous events, but this time I will be hosting the Boxing Day Event.
As Question Master, I've got the questions ready. My whistle is polished too!
100% OF THE MONEY RAISED FROM THE WHOLE EVENT WILL BE DIVIDED 50 / 50 BETWEEN
GAIA AND THE AG NIKOLAOS CHILDRENS' PLAY AREA
The money will help Irini Kelepouri fund the fencing of the far side of the play area.Ag Nikolaos sportsarea
Last Boxing Day quiz raised €447 - a target to beat this year!
As usual it will be held at Gregg's Plateia,Ag Nikolaos. Freda invites you for All Day Breakfast and Freda's Meze Selection from 10am, and up until 2.30pm, as well as after the event. As usual, Freda and the team will serve Drinks throughout the duration of the event.
The timetable is as follows: -
AUCTION from 4:30 - EVERYTHING MUST BE SOLD!
For details see BOXING DAY CHARITY AUCTION