Inspire Women boosted by £5,750 cheque from Woman of Oldham fundraisers

A BOOST of £5,750 was presented to Inspire Women after a fantastic fundraising year by the Woman of Oldham committee.

The cheque was presented to the charity, which inspires women through involvement in the community, at the committee’s final fundraiser of the year.

Eileen Cooper (Woman of Oldham 2019 Chairman) presents the cheque to Marion Drydale and Pauline Potts from Inspire Women. Also pictured are Margaret Chadderton, Kathleen Williams from Oldham Flower Club, Janet Larton and Clare Weston

The very successful Christmas Cracker event saw guests gather at Grotton Pavilion to enjoy a flower demonstration by Kathleen Williams, from Oldham Flower Club.

Kathleen gave a very informative and amusing talk while making some lovely

festive arrangements which were then included in the raffle. Mince pies and wine were served.

Other fundraising events throughout the year included a tapas evening, silent auction, strawberry tea and the annual lunch at The White Hart in Lydgate.

The Woman of Oldham committee is looking for a charity to support in 2020. Any local charity can ask for an application form by calling Janet Larton on 0161 652 8878.

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