Kilraughts Y.F.C 70th year celebrations

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By Gemma Bartlett

Kilraughts Young Farmers Club 70th Year celebrations kicked off with our church service in Kilraughts First Presbyterian Church in October.

All money raised went to building schools in Uganda.

Following this we held a Christmas Hamper competition in which family’s within the club and local businesses donated items to a luxury hamper. This was won by Liz McAlister.

Fifteen of Kilraughts Y.F.C members decide to run the Belfast marathon hard work was put in to train for the marathon.

All money raised went towards cash for kids.

K. Y.F.C Fashion Show was in the Lodge Hotel on the 18th April.

We had a fantastic crowd and members from the club walked the cat walk along with members from Armoy WI.

The evening wouldn’t of been if it wasn’t for the great support from local business and friends and family. The evening was a great success.

We are pleased to say we raised an amazing £503.45 on the night which will all be going to our 70th year Charity Cash for kids.

The next activity in the busy 70th year programme was a coffee morning on the 16th June at Roseyards Church hall.

We held a coffee morning which was very well supported and we raised a grand total of £252.50.

Our next event on the calendar is four Provinces Cycle in four days from Thursday 23rd to the Sunday 26th August.

Members from the club are going to cycle through the four provinces, starting at Ballymoney Rugby Club and finishing in Portumna.

KYFC would like to thank Ballymoney Cycle Club who have been guiding us in our planning for this event.

Our 70th year Dinner in the Royal Court portrush on Saturday 10th November where all past and present member will join together for a night of memories, celebrating the present and planning for the future.

If you wish to make a donation to this event or book tickets for the 70th Year Dinner contact any club member or call 07907049657.

All donation to any of the above events go to our chosen 70th year charity Cash for Kids.