Youghal will be a sea of colour on Sunday the 29th of June at 3pm as Community Radio Youghal and Cope Foundation will host a sponsored Colour walk from Green park to the Quality Hotel and back .
In what is sure to a jam packed family fun day in Youghal participants are asked to wear their favourite colour in support for this fantastic fundraising event.
With face painters on hand to make sure the Participants look their best . This short fun walk will leave Greenpark at 3pm and head out to the Front strand and onwards to the Quality Hotel for a short break and some light refreshments and then returning to Greenpark.
Cope Foundation is a not for profit organisation that provides services and supports to 2,300 children and adults with intellectual disabilities and/or Autism across Cork City and County. These services and supports are provided through early intervention ,education ,training ,leisure, sports, arts, supported employment, as well as specialised multidisciplinary team and residential supports. Despite significant funding cuts in respect to core services over the last 5 years, Cope Foundation have maintained services and supports and continue to strive to provide the people they support with the life enhancing opportunities they deserve .
These opportunities include supporting children to develop to their full potential and access education, supporting people to find work in the mainstream employment market, supporting people to sit exams and access mainstream college, providing opportunities for people to live independently if they so wish, giving people a voice in how the organisation is run and including them in decisions that will impact on their day to day lives.
Meanwhile Community Radio Youghal is continuing to expand and following the successful move to its brand new premises in Nagle is hoping to purchase an outside Broadcast Unit which will allow the broadcaster to have a greater presence out in the Community and offer an even better services to the Community that it serves.
Sponsorship cards are available from the CRY offices in Nagle House, South Abbey in Youghal, from John Kennedy’s Gossip shop in the Main Street or from Cope Offices in Midleton .
To find out more drop into the CRY104fm offices in Nagle House Youghal , Phone or E Mail us on 024 91199 , or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our facebook page or give Cope Foundation a shout in Cork on 021 4643100 or E Mail email@example.com