Donations

 

Without the kind donations we recieve simply could not continue to provide this service.

Below is a list of Donations we have recieved in 2016 to date.

We sincerly thank everyone who has given a donation or spnosored us in some way. Every cent of this money goes towards the running of the service.

All of our Volunteers are unpaid and give up their time to volunteer for Blood Bike Mid West.

Click on the Photo to see the Facebook post for more photos.


Sprocket & Hubs Pit Stop Fundraiser

When: 2nd - 5th June 2017

Thanks to Elaine, Chris and all the team who ran a pit stop fundraiser over the June bank holiday weekend for Bloof Bike Mid West.
Your support has being nothing short as amazing. Thanks you!


Killaloe Ballina Summer Chorus

When: 23rd May2017

A HUUUGE thanks to Michelle Burke, and to everyone involved in organising the recent "Voices of the Derg" concert in Killaloe, Co Clare, proceeds of which, were very generously donated to Blood Bike Mid West, Killaloe Coastguard, Killaloe SAR and Clare Care. 4 fantastic charities, all of which support the area. It was a fantastic night. Well done, guys.



ABC Start right coffee morning

When: 24th April 2017

ABC Start right coffee morning in aid of BBMW. Many thanks to all involved. Your generous donation in very much appreciated.
Without the support of organisations, businesses and the public we simply couldn't operate our service.

Did you know, that the ENTIRE team here at Blood Bike Mid West are UNPAID volunteers. Bloodbike Groups are registered charities, who furnish yearly audited accounts, and all donations go directly into providing / improving our services.


Atlas Graphics Sign Donation

When: 15th April 2017

BBMW would sincerely like to thank Robin Donovan of Atlas Graphics who recently donated two signs to us it is very much appreciated. Thank You!

 


Crescent Shopping Center Fundraiser

When: 8th April 2017

Thank you to all the people in the Crescent Shopping Center who came out and supported us today.
Your generosity never ceases to amaze us!


Parkway Shopping Center Fundraiser

When: 10th & 11th March 2017

Thanks a million to all the fantastic people in the Parkway Shopping Center who came out and supported us today.
The generosity shown was Amazing. Thank You!



SkyCourt Shannon Town Center Fundraiser

When: 4th March 2017

Thanks a million to all the fantastic people in Shannon SkyCourt today. Without the generosity of you people, we simply couldnt opertate.


The Stables Bar & Restaurant Donation

When: 24th February 2017

Frank Hennigar receiving a cheque from Haaris Sheikh, from The Stables Bar/Restaurant in UL from their Christmas Charities fund.
Without donations and contributions from you fantastic people, we simply couldn't operate our service.


Roger Davis Donation

When: 30th December 2016

 

Our volunteers are big hearted people who now and again surprise us .We are extremely humbled by one of our guys Roger Davis who donated his Bike Marshalls expenses cheque to our chairman Brendan Caffrey this evening. The generosity of this gentleman is huge as he also donates a lot of time to us as a volunteer. Well done sir , and many thanks from all in Bloodbike Midwest.


Bike Marshals Donation

When: 20th December 2016

 

A huge thanks to Ted O'Malley and the team at Bike Marshals, for your continued support. See www.bikemarshals.ie for more information on what these guys do and how every event they undertake generates funds for us.


Charleville & District Veteran, Vintage & Classic Motors Club

When: 16th November 2016

 

Bloodbike Midwest would like to thank everyone from the Charleville & District Veteran, Vintage & Classic Motors Club who organised Vintage run to support our charity. We are extremely gracious by your generous donation.


Bike Night in aid of Bloodbikes Ireland

When: 17th September 2016


Bloodbike Midwest would like to thank Tom Rumley, Farnan Hegarty, Tom Cummins, Dermot Kiernan, Slawomir Jurek and all the crew who organised Bike Night in aid of Bloodbikes Ireland in County Roscommon. We are extremely humbled by your generous donation.

It is amazing how the biking community and the local businesses in Roscommon can come together and share out the proceeds among the various bloodbike groups around the country. Well done all of you from the bottom of our Hearts.


Technopath Clinical Diagnostics

When: 19th September 2016


Many thanks to Michelle Jones and her collegues at Technopath Clinical Diagnostics in Ballina Co. Tipperary for their generous donation to Blood Bike Mid West from their recent fundraiser. We are extremely grateful to you for thinking of us.


Reidys Centra Foynes

When: 13th September 2016


Special thanks to Kevin Reidy of Reidys Centra Foynes for another full collection tin!

Customers of Reidys Centra Foynes have this year to date returned four full collection tins to us and have been supporting Blood Bike Mid West since we were founded in 2013.

Thank you to all the good people who donate to our collection tins while shopping in Reidys Centra in Foynes.

If you would like a collection for your home, business or workplace give us a call on 085-8517500 and we will deliver one to you.


Mary McCraken

When: 9th September 2016

Our sincere gratitude and thanks goes to Mary McCraken from Australia for her great donation!!!

We love to highlight the generosity of these kind people and to everyone who support our charity, once again we say 'Thank you'.


Kilmallock Cycling Club

When: 17th August 2016

On behalf of everyone at Blood Bike Mid West a big thank you to Kilmallock Cycling Club and all the cyclists who donated so generously to our organisation. €600 was raised on the charity cycle. This guarantees that we as a blood bike group can continue to serve the Midwest region.

Thanks to Sean, Margaret and all at Deebert house hotel Kilmallock, Co.Limerick for organising a great event and for the fabulous barbecue afterward, and of course Special Thanks to our own Anthony Manning. Thank you!


Na Píarsaigh GAA

When: 25th July 2016

Na Piarsaigh GAA presenting a cheque to Blood Bike Mid West

L-R - Saoirse Laffan, Dennis Morgan, John Culleton, Darragh McDermott and Mike Hynes.

Thank you so much. Without donations, we simply couldn't operate!


Adrienne Dowd Bookkeeping & Training Services

When: 21st July 2016

The BBMW team would like to thank Adrienne Dowd Bookkeeping & Training Services for her generous donation presented to us recently.

Adrienne has both helped us and has been a loyal supporter of our charity since the start.

Adrienne recently won Kerry business woman of the year which is a testimont to her ability, professionalism and her fantastic personality.

On behalf of the team Adrienne thank you.


Mid West Bike Fest

When: 16st July 2016

The Mid West Bike Fest at Obama Plaza has come to an end and we have so many people to thank.

Firstly, to Denis and his team of Marshalls, our group of dedicated Volunteers for a fantastic Rideout and support team. They make me personally so proud. 

To Nuala & Paul of Nuala's Bar, Tuamgraney for their hospitality. To the amazing bunch of bikers who turned up to support us today.
BLOODBIKERS ,what can l say, from all over Ireland you came to support us , YOU ARE ONE AMAZING BUNCH of people.

To Mattie Griffin for entertaining the crowd , for his kindness and friendliness shown to all his fans. To Henry, Jarlath and staff of The Obama Plaza & St John Ambulance crew.
Finally, to everyone who supported us with your very generous donations. To our Bucket shakers and volunteers, in particular our Junior bloodbike Volunteers Jacko, Ciara, Ethan, Jayden and Cody who played a blinder. Sincere apologies if l have forgotten anyone. On behalf of all the tired team, a Sincere and heartfelt thank you, Sharon.


Thomas Fitzgerald Centre

When: 11th July 2016

Our sincere gratitude and thanks goes to Noelle from The Thomas Fitzgerald Centre who presented us with the proceeds from
the Coffee morning held last month, to our Volunteers William, Roger and Denis.
We love to highlight the generosity of these kind people and to everyone who turned up on the day, once again we say 'Thank you'.


Abbeyfeale Angling Club

When: 7th July 2016

The Bloodbike team would like to thank and acknowledge,the generous donation of €200 from The Abbeyfeale Angling Club.
Presented to one of our Volunteers Mike Shanahan recently. Our charity is solely funded by the generosity of these type of clubs
and for that we are truly grateful. Thank you. 


Sprocket & Hubs - Motorcycle Shop and Gentlemen's Bazaar

When: 4th July 2016

It never ceases to amaze us here in Blood Bike Mid West. We met these great people at a recent event in the racecourse in Limerick.
As they watched us struggling to erect an outdoor canopy with a hundred pieces to it that took forever to put up they helped us finish it.
Now they've kindly gone away and bought us a fast easily erectable one that we can bring to all our outdoor fundraisers.

We would sincerely like to thank David, Elaine and Chris at Sprocket and Hubs in Adare for they're great gift.
It's very much appreciated folks!

Visit them on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/sprocketandhubs/


University of Limerick Students Union

When: 20th June 2016

The BBMW team would like to thank The Students Union of UL, for the fantastic amount of money raised and presented to us recently.

The total amount raised was divided amongst six Bloodbike groups around Ireland. Thank you so much to Rose and Daisy Carey for nominating Bloodbikes initially and sincere thanks to Ciara Corcoran and team for all their kindness, support and hard work during the UL fundraising week. The BBMW team are most grateful, thank you so much! Sharon. :-)


Tournafulla/Rathcahill Windfarm Run/Walk 

When: 18th June 2016

The Tournafulla/Rathcahill Windfarm Run/Walk in aid of Bloodbike Midwest was a great success. A big thank you goes to SSE AIRTRICITY, Titan Sports and everyone who turned up and supported us today. The team are extremely proud of Sean Carter for all his hard work, time and effort for such a well organised event in a fantastic scenic setting. THANK YOU SEAN.


Loughill primary school and Elmwood preschool 

When: 18th June 2016

Loughill Primary School and Elmwood Preschool supporting us today. Many thanks to the staff and pupils for your donation.

Its the kind help from groups like these that's keeps our charity going.

EVERY CENT goes back in to keep our bikes on the road.... we are extremely grateful.


Beckham Coulter Fun Cycle

When: 17th June 2016

Ken Driscoll and Keelan Kad O Connor, on behalf of the BBMW team were very proud and honoured to be presented with a cheque from Beckham Coulter earlier today, resulting from a cycle race they held recently in aid of our charity. This fantastic donation will go towards the maintenance of our four vehicles. A special thank you to everyone involved, especially to Enda O' Loughlin and his crew of organisers. The BBMW team are sincerely grateful.


Limerick Classic Car Show

When: 29th May 2016

And a huge thanks to everyone who supported us today at the car show today in Limerick Racecourse.


Cycle4sickchildren / Na Piarsaigh fundraiser 

When: 24th May 2016

Bloodbike Midwest at the launch of the Cycle4sickchildren / Na Piarsaigh fundraiser last light.

The Bloodbike Mid West team would like to sincerely thank everyone involved in Cycle4sickchildren for the very generous donation presented to us last night at Na Piarsaigh Gaa Club.


All About Safety

When: 12th May 2016

The Blood Bike Mid West team would like to thank sincerely The Sweeney Family, in particular to Shay Sweeney for his kind assistance, cooperation and friendly support given to our Charity over the last 3 years.

It is people like Shay whose generous support and kindness keep our charity going. 
We would like to take this opportunity to wish his daughter Anne Marie the best of luck with her new business.

All About Safety, Unit 2, Blackberry Park, Dock Road, Limerick. Wishing you every success Anne Marie from all the team.


Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Safety & Wellness Extravaganza

When: 12th May 2016

Blood Bike Mid West at The "Safety & Wellness Extravaganza" in Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Ireland.

L-R - T.J.Ryan, Ken, Denis.  
Thanks to Peter O'Donoghue & staff that called to see us.


Tesco Dooradoyle Bagpacking Fundraiser  

When: 23th April 2016

Blood Bike Midwest would like to thank the staff and everyone who very generously donated money to our charity at our bagpacking fundraiser at Tesco Dooradoyle today. All money raised will go towards the upkeep and maintenance of our three Bloodbikes.

A special word of mention to our Volunteers and friends ,who gave up their valuable time to do so, it is very much appreciated.

Thank you!


Crescent Shopping Center  

When: 20th March 2016

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The generosity of our supporters never ceases to amaze us. Thank You!

BBMW volunteers doing a promotional/fundraising weekend in the Crescent Shopping Centre today.


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