Sunday 17 February 2019

Wexford clubs in Tesco fundraiser

Brendan Keane

Eight different organisations from County Wexford are among those included in the new cycle of the Tesco Community Fund initiative.

For eight weeks customers will be encouraged to use their blue tokens to vote for their preferred local cause.

To-date the fund has donated over €70,000 in support of over 240 local projects.

Shoppers in Tesco Gorey Extra will be able to support Gorey Arc Club, Beneath My Angel Wings and Camphill Ballymoney while customers in Tesco New Ross can choose between New Ross United Striders, 1st Wexford New Ross Sea Scouts and Beneath My Angel Wings.

People shopping in Tesco Wexford will have the options of Beneath My Angel Wings, Gavin Glynn Foundation and Bygone Days Story Telling House.

Commenting on the fund initiative Corporate Affairs Director of Tesco Ireland, Christine Heffernan, expressed delight at being able to assist local organisations and clubs, commenting: 'We are delighted to be able to support such amazing local initiatives through our Community Fund.'

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