The Buzz Blog - Fundraising
Bee For Battens are delighted to announce that we have been selected by Dublin City University Students Union as their National Charity Of Choice For 2011/2012.
The Joint Announcement comes as the university is opening up for a brand new year, welcoming students back after the summer break as well as welcoming new students to third level education.
The DCU Students Union plays a vital role is supporting students and the partnership with the charity has, as DCU Students’ Union President, Ed Leamy will present many opportunities for interested DCU students to get involved in some pro bono activities and donate some of their time and talents that will actively help raise much - needed funds and awareness for the Bees for Battens charity.
“DCUSU aims to connect students with causes on a local, national and international scale. We have chosen to pair with Bees for Battens as after speaking to founder Tony Heffernan, we feel this charity is of extreme importance and has genuine heartfelt ambitions for the future. With the help of the DCU student body, we hope to create worthy fundraising activities that will promote this charity and raise money that could enhance the quality of and potentially save lives.“
Bee For Battens welcomes our friends from DCUSU to our charity and thank them for chossing us, we hope that our year long partnership will also lead to long term awareness and support.