We are a County Winner of the National Lottery Good Causes Awards 2019!!
We are absolutely delighted that Laois Sports Partnership are the county winners of the National Lottery Good causes awards in partnership with our interventions!!!! We are thrilled with this win and recognition of our lifestyle interventions 🍾🏆 and looking forward to the results of the regional finals 💪🍀. We have partnered with Laois Sports Partnership for over 10 years and in the process have run so many amazing True Transformation physical activity and health programmes that have changed the lives of hundreds of people in Laois.
Figure 1: The wonderful women over 50 taking part in a physical activity session
Figure 2: Dr. Diane Cooper presenting in one of the weekly health education workshops
We are so proud of our interventions, so grateful to Laois Sports Partnership for the amazing work they do and for their support and partnership, and so thankful for all of the amazing people who have come in to our lives because of these programmes. It has been an absolute pleasure working with and getting to know all of you.
Figure 3: The women over 50 participants
Please see below an extract from Laois Sports Partnership…
“Congratulations! You are a County winner of the National Lottery Good Causes Awards 2019!
Laois Sports Partnership are delighted to have been chosen County Winner of the National Lottery Good Causes Awards 2019 Sports Category.
These special awards are aimed at honouring the inspiring work and achievements of thousands of projects, clubs and individuals all over Ireland with the help of Good Causes funding. We were chosen for our lifestyle intervention programmes targeting Men over 40 and Older Adults. These were facilitated by our partners True Fitness and supported by Health Service Executive. Our Men over 40 programme was also adapted by Roscommon Sports Partnership & Moore Movers and received national recognition as FitFarmers programme.
480 amazing entries was received for the National Lottery #GoodCausesAwards 2019. Laois Sports Partnership now progress to the regional stages of the competition and we are thrilled to be a part of this amazing journey. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our Board of Directors and all our partners, agencies, stakeholders, community organisations and all the volunteers within sports clubs and community groups whom continue to support us in increasing participation in sport and physical activity for the people of Laois. We work together to create an environment that improves activity, health and wellbeing in our local communities. As we continue to grow our strategic capacity we thank you also for your continued support as the lead agency for sports participation in County Laois”
For more information on National Lottery Good Causes Awards click the link https://www.lottery.ie/good-causes-awards
Looking forward to the Regional Finals!! 😀