Matchday Raffle sponsored by Best-One Ormsgill

Matchday Raffle sponsored by Best-One Ormsgill

Fundraising, Trust News
New prizes on offer in the Bluebirds Trust / Barrow AFC Community Sports Raffle sponsored by Best-One Ormsgill Tonight sees the return to action at Holker Street and the return of the match day raffle. This season we have revamped the prizes on offer to include a second cash prize and a match ticket which can be used at any home league game this season. 1st Prize £75 cash 2nd Prize Matchday ticket for a future league game 3rd Prize £5 cash The money we raise on the raffle is split 50-50 between the Trust and the Community Sports at Barrow AFC. Last season over £3000 was raised for them and was spent on various equipment like tablets for the coaches and playing and training kit for the junior sides.…
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Bluebirds Trust Tournament Sponsored by Leitch Construction

Bluebirds Trust Tournament Sponsored by Leitch Construction

Events, Fundraising
Congratulations to FC Rikki who beat David Shinola 2-1 in the final for the Ambrose Cup We had a great day at the Bluebirds Trust tournament 2017. Around £750 was raised which will be used to purchase Barrow AFC match tickets for those who might not normally be able to attend. Thanks to all our referees and helpers, participants and to our sponsors Leitch Construction and The Ambrose Hotel, and of course our hosts Hindpoool Tigers RLFC. Congratulations to FC Rikki who beat David Shinola 2-1 in the final! They are the Ambrose Cup Winners 2017 Congratulations also to Dynamo Thorns, winner of the Leitch Construction Plate
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Results of the Trust Fundraising Survey

Results of the Trust Fundraising Survey

Fundraising
We had a tremendous response with 112 of you taking the time to give us your views. We thank you all for your time. The results are as follows: Option Score (3 for 1st Choice) Towards a ticket scheme for schools /other groups 104 Towards general maintenance projects 103 Towards a digital scoreboard 88 Towards Barrow AFC Youth 86 Towards pitch maintenance 61 Towards Barrow AFC Community Projects 61 Towards funding a player 50 Towards a retractable tunnel cover 44 Towards a Trust Shop on the Popular Side 43 The next steps: Your priority for our fundraising this season will be to raise funds for a ticketing scheme for schools and other groups which allows those who may not always have the opportunity, to attend games. Our large fundraising event…
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Trust Fundraising

Trust Fundraising

Fundraising
We want your feedback, where should we be prioritising our efforts? Many of the responses from the recent Bluebirds Trust survey indicate significant support for a continuing to build a positive working relationship with the club. The Trust board now want to act on those responses; we want to identify a Trust-led fundraising initiative to be decided by our members. So, where to start and how do we fundraise to support the club? Where would members like to see some specific fundraising prioritised? We have listed a number of possible initiatives, from which we would like to target a specific fundraising effort. We need your input to decide where this fundraising goes. We want our members to identify their top 3 initiatives. Initially, we’ll be taking the favourite choice and…
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