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Get ready for Pramerica’s 20th Annual Global Volunteer Day

From left Charina Jacinto, Joy Suaco, Project Leader Matanda Ndyamba, Venus Quindara, and Rochelle Alcantara enjoying National Volunteers Day at Pramerica.

From left Charina Jacinto, Joy Suaco, Project Leader Matanda Ndyamba, Venus Quindara, and Rochelle Alcantara enjoying National Volunteers Day at Pramerica.

TOMORROW (Saturday), October 4, Pramerica System Ireland employees and their families and friends will join more than 20,000 other Prudential Financial, Inc. (PFI) employees and their families and friends around the world in the parent company’s 20th Global Volunteer Day.

The volunteers are donating their time and talent to projects at community service organisations serving people all around the county and the world.

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Global Volunteer Day projects include beautifying local parks, cleaning up school playgrounds, building homes, preparing food for the needy, mentoring children and many other activities.

In Donegal employees of Pramerica Systems Ireland, a subsidiary of US-based PFI, along with their families and friends will participate in more than a 20 activities in partnership with local nonprofit community organisations.

Here is a list of events taking place around the county tomorrow:

Illistrin Nation School Astro Turf Pitch, Letterkenny
5 Aside Tournament in support of the Hospice
2.00 pm – 5.00 pm

Letterkenny Town Park, Letterkenny
5K/10K Walk or Run in support of Meningitis Research Foundation
10.00 am – 3.00 pm

Tinney’s Oil & Petrol Depot, Bonagee, Letterkenny
Car Wash in support of Swilly Seals Amateur Swimming Club
10.00 am – 4.00 pm

Carndonagh GAA, Foden,
CLG Carndonagh Big Breakfast
10.00am to 1.00pm

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Gallagher’s Hotel, Upper Main Street, Letterkenny,
Donegal Down Syndrome Fun day
11.00am to 6.00pm

Dungloe GAA Clubhouse,
Clean-up & Painting
10.00am to 2.00pm

Glenswilly GAA clubhouse,
Clean-up & Painting
10.30am to 2.00pm

Naomh Muire GAA Clubhouse
Clean-up & Painting
10.00am to 2.00pm

Ramelton Community Centre
Clean-up & Painting
10.00am to 4.00pm

St Eunan’s Sports Hall, St Eunans College, Letterkenny,
Special Olympics Fun Day
11.00am – 2.00pm

St Mary’s Club GAA club, Convoy,
Clean-up & Painting
10.30am – 2.00pm

Portsalon Beach
Clean Up in support of ISPCC
10.00am – 1.00pm

Cranford,
Mulroy Bay Challenge
9.00am – 2.00pm

Sarah McEleney’s home, Burnfoot
Coffee Morning
10.00am – 2.00pm

Ramelton Tidy Town, Ramelton
Coffee Morning
11.00am – 5.00pm

There will be events taking place later in the week:

Letterkenny Community Centre
Letterkenny Gymnastics Club Equipment Cleaning
October 9, 6.30pm to 8.30pm

Glenveagh National Park,
Cara House Sponsored Walk in Glenveagh National Park
October 11 , 12.00pm to 5.00pm

PFI introduced Global Volunteer Day in October 1995 to celebrate employees’ volunteer activities.

That year, more than 5,000 Prudential employees and their families and friends worked on 100 volunteer projects in the United States and Japan.

Last year, more than 28,000 people participated in 750 Global Volunteer Day projects in the United States and 10 other countries where Prudential has a business presence.

Prudential Global Volunteer Day projects include beautifying local parks, cleaning up school playgrounds, building homes, preparing food for the needy, mentoring children and many other activities.

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