Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset

Published: March 28, 2008
Burnham-On-Sea hovercraft charity receives boost from Moose Lodge

Generous members of a Burnham-On-Sea fraternal group have handed over a donation of £100 to the town's rescue hovercraft charity.

Members of Moose International Lodge 123 and their ladies circle were given an talk about the Burnham Area Rescue Boat's hovercraft on Thursday evening (March 27th) by BARB Secretary Roger Flower and crewmember Ellie West.

At the end of the talk, the BARB volunteers were presented with a cheque for £100 by the Moose ladies circle.

The money had been collected by the lodge and Ladies Circle members who gave donations in lieu of Christmas cards.

Roger said: "We are very grateful to the Ladies Circle for their very generous donation towards the work of BARB. The money will be used to help with the everyday expenses of running our organisation."

Moose Ladies Circle Lady President Yvonne Cornelius is pictured with Dot Anderson, Roger Flower (BARB Secretary), Ellie West (BARB Crewmember) and Jenny Dolan.

The Moose group also donated was a cheque for £410 to Childrens Hospice South West, one of Lady President Yvonne Cornelius's chosen charities.

Moose International is a fraternal organisation based on family values which raises money for local and national charities, and provides support to members.

Burnham-On-Sea Hovercraft Web site


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