Successful Fundit Campaign
We would like to say a massive THANK YOU to everybody who donated to our recent Fundit campaign, as well as everyone who shared and publicised it!
It was nail-biting coming up to the deadline today, but in the end, with your help, we got to our target of €2,000. In fact, we did better than that – we reached €2,165.!
Thanks to your support, we're going to make the Dragon of Shandon Parade more wild, weird and wonderful than ever before!
Your donation is going to help us to create amazing collaborations between community groups to produce something spectacular for the people of Cork this Halloween.
Your contributions are really appreciated, and we can't wait to make this year the best Dragon yet!
Last day !!!!!!
It stay 2 hours for help us with our foundid campaign!
Your donation will go towards our extensive outreach program and make it possible for more community groups and individuals to take part on the night. In return we have a number of rewards for you!
WE CAN DO IT!!!!
5 days to find 990 euros !!! We can do it!!
Thank you to everyone who donated!
Please share the donation link http://fundit.ie/project/dragon-of-shandon-parade-2016 with your friends and extended contacts and help us reach our goal.
Day 3 -Thank you!
Participating groups this year include also :
Dragon Rock Band
Butter Exchange Band
With €510 pledged so far, we're on our way, but we need to push over the line to make this community event happen !!! :D
Participating Group in this years parade
Now in its 11th year the Dragon has grown from a small community celebration of Halloween into Ireland's largest night-time street parade with over 400 participants involved.
The parade is the result of an extensive outreach and participatory program that spans several months of workshops with youth groups, the community and voluntary sector, schools and voluntary participants.
Participating groups this year include Joan Densie Moriarty School of Dance, Enable Ireland, Cope Foundation, Brook Centre, Youth Work Ireland, Camara studios, Super Stars Stage School, Blackpool Youth Club, Blarney CAA Club, Cork City Firebirds, Cork Dance Club Samba, Cork Life Centre, Les Doigts Toniques, Art Link Drama Group, Mahon Youth Development Project, Swing Dance Cork, Shawlies, New York Brass Band, as well as adult volunteers.
Here we go!
Our fundit campaign and gone live and within 1 day we have already reached 25%. thank you to our first sponsors!