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Where Fundraising money goes


€859,000 was raised in 2016.

Money raised was used to pay off the cost of major projects completed in the last two years, such as: 

Upgrade to our house in Skibbereen.

Our beautiful Summerstown Apartment 

IT hardware and software upgrades

Purchase of vehicles and items of equipment needed.

In 2016 85% of fundraising money went directly to services and supports.

6% of fundraising money paid for fundraising expenses like advertising events, printing, postage and direct mailing.

9% of fundraising money went to salary of fundraising staff.

This salary pay is in line with the Department of Health’s pay scales.