Applegreen Partners

The Applegreen Charitable Fund has donated a total of €593,413 to CMRF Crumlin, the fundraising body for Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, and Anam Cara, a bereavement support group for parents, during their successful two year partnership with the charities.

A total of €378,752 has gone towards the refurbishment of the Radiology Department at CMRF Crumlin, and a total of €214,661 has gone to Anam Cara’s support services and information packs for distribution at groups, hospitals and clinics.

The funds were partly raised from Applegreen’s One Cent Campaign, where 1 cent from every shop and fuel or shop only transaction is automatically donated to the charity fund, with no additional cost to the customer.
Funds were also donated through coin collection boxes placed in all Applegreen Service Stations nationwide and a large number of site events such as car wash days and static cycles.

The total amount donated by Applegreen since the fund began in 2009 is €1,244,407.

 

Their focus for 2016/17 is Supporting Ireland’s children.

The Charitable Fund beneficiaries for 2016/2017 are

Barnardos

Debra Ireland

Childline ISPCC

Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice

NO REPRO FEE 29/1/2016 The Applegreen Charitable Fund announces its new charity partners for 2016/2017 and celebrates raising almost eur 600,000 over two years for charity. Pictured are Applegreen COO Joe Barrett (centre) and Applegreen CEO Bob Etchingham (right) with Our Lady's Children's Hospital CEO, Joe Quinsey, eight-year-old Ben Herbert Lennon and mother Deirdre (Dee) Herbert Lennon and Anam Cara CEO Sharon Vard (3rd from right) with Anam Cara parent, Angela Neiland. The Applegreen Charitable Fund has donated total of eur 593,413 to CMRF Crumlin the fundraising body for Our Lady's Children's Hospital and Anam Cara, a bereavement support group for parents, during their successful two year partnership with the charities. A total of eur 378,752 has gone towards the refurbishment of the Radiology Department at CMRF Crumlin and a total of eur 214,661 has gone to Anam Cara's support services and information packs for distribution at groups, hospitals and clinics. The funds were partly raised from Applegreen's one cent campaign, where 1 cent from every shop and fuel or shop only transaction is automatically donated to the charity fund, with no additional cost to the customer. Funds were also donated through coin collection boxes placed in all Applegreen Service Stations nationwide and a large number of site events such as car wash days and static cycles. Today's announcement brings the total amount donated by Applegreen to eur 1,244,407 since the fund began in 2009. Photograph: Mark Stedman / Photocall Ireland

Applegreen COO Joe Barrett (centre) and Applegreen CEO Bob Etchingham (right) with Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital CEO, Joe Quinsey, eight-year-old Ben Herbert Lennon and mother Deirdre (Dee) Herbert Lennon and Anam Cara CEO Sharon Vard (3rd from right) with Anam Cara parent, Angela Neiland. Photograph: Mark Stedman / Photocall Ireland

 

For more information about the Applegreen Charitable Fund click here.