Table Quiz For #FurryEyes Charity & Causes Singapore
Table Quiz For #FurryEyes Singapore
Start: Jan 24 2019 19:00
Finish: Jan 24 2019 21:30
Time zone: Asia/Singapore
This event is finished
The Embassy of Ireland would like to invite one and all to a table quiz at McGettigan’s Irish Pub on Thursday, 24th January 2019.
This very special table quiz will see all proceeds going towards Ms. Cassandra Chui's fundraising efforts to acquire a new Guide Dog from Guide Dogs Victoria in Australia. After 7 years of fantastic teamwork with her Guide Dog, Esme, sadly, it is time for her to retire from her job as she enters her golden years.
Many of you will be familiar with Cassandra and Esme, not least because they have garnered a significant social media following from around the world in their efforts to raise awareness and acceptance for the use of guide dogs https://www.facebook.com/pg/EsmeTheGlobalGuideDog/ . It is no exaggeration to say that their efforts have made a huge impact.
Cassandra is not only a very effective social advocate and the first Singaporean woman to use a guide dog, she is also psychotherapist, a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, a Social Innovation Park Fellow, and a recipient of The Singapore Woman Award. Pretty impressive credentials! She is also a great friend of the Irish Community in Singapore and has successfully organised the Singapore Run In The Dark chapter for the past couple of years.
Ambassador Bourne (who is quite the quiz aficionado) is busy drafting the quiz questions, so everyone best start studying now! Mrs. Sonali Bourne will be the Quiz Master on the night.
McGettigan's have very generously offered all participants a free drink on arrival. Any drinks purchased thereafter will be full price and, during happy hour, they will donate the difference from the happy hour price ($10nett) to the fundraiser. All entrants will go into our lucky draw where they have to chance to win two tickets to the 2019 St. Patrick's Day Ball courtesy of the St Patrick's Society. There are also some fantastic other prizes courtesy of our friends at Inis Bia and The Cookie Museum™. Many thanks to them for their generosity.
Venue: McGettigan's Pub
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Entry fee: $30 per person- all proceeds will go towards the cause. Payments will be taken in cash on the night.
Tables: 4 - 6 per table
Spaces are limited so sign up now via Eventbrite to avoid disappointment.
You can also donate to Cassandra's campaign via the following and help her reach her goal of $30,000: https://gogetfunding.com/raising-funds-for-a-pair-of-furry-eyes-a-k-a-guide-dog/?fbclid=IwAR0Xp9_JH26H5BS0a71GSTybODt2iwK_DXlVXTtlbKXffexfB1NefJe4pn4