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Sea Swim 2015

This Year's Swim

* This year's Sea Swim raised Euro 8,684 *
Cheques were presented in The Strand Hotel in March 2015
Bray Stroke Club, Caring for Carers, Bray Poor Relief Fund,
Bray Branch of Enable Ireland, Bray Lions' Club Senior Citizens' Holiday

Set up 31 years ago for the dual purposes of having some festive fun and raising funds for local charities, this annual event has to date raised Euro 304,804 (Euro 10,320 in 2014) for a very long list of worthy local causes.

Bray Lions Club is seeking your help to spread the word verbally, and by Facebook and Twitter

With many of the swimmers turning out in fancy dress, this is always a very enjoyable and colourful event. Many people and charities are experiencing financial hardship at present and for this reason we have chosen as our charities for 2015:

Bray Stroke Club
Caring for Carers
Bray Poor Relief Fund
Bray Branch of Enable Ireland
Bray Lions' Senior Citizens' Holiday

no admin is incurred, the entire fundraising proceeds will go directly to these local charities.

If you're up for a challenge or just looking for a sudden sharp shock to blow away the night before cobwebs
Contact John McEvoy on
086-8561888 or email
or see Bray Lions Club's Facebook page
Click Here to Contact Us

If you're looking for something exciting to do with the family,
come on down to Bray Seafront before 12 noon on Thursday 1st January 2015 and join the fun!!!

Please like our Sea Swim Facebook Page by clicking the link below

Charities which have benefited from the swim over the years have included;

Sunbeam House,
Bray Women's Refuge,
Bray Cancer Support Group,
Bray Old Folks Association,
Bray Meals on Wheels,
Guide Dogs for the Blind,
St. Catherine's Special School,
St. Columcille's Hospital,
Cystic Fibrosis,
Bray Fassaroe Community Centre,

The Order of Malta,
Bray Old Folks Association on Boghall Road,
Bray Marino Clinic,
St. Columcille's Hospital CAT Scan Appeal,
Bray Children In Need,
Bray Orchard Retirement Home,
Bray Lions Club,
The Carer's Association,
Bray Caring for Carers,
Bray Lincara Day Care Centre,

Bray Lakers,
Bray Soroptimists Club,
Open Door Bray,
Society of Saint Vincent de Paul Bray,
Bray Poor Relief Fund,
Hi-Rez Youth Club,
Bray Sa Bhaile Homeless Project,
Bray Cardiac First Responders,
Hi-Rez Youth Club, Holy Redeemer
W.H. Five Loaves Homeless Charity

Bray Lions Club ---- We Serve ---- Charity No. CHY15707 |

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