Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment teams up with Little Cinema Galway

 

 

Little Cinema is a monthly short film showcase that’s been running on a voluntary basis since 2010 in Galway city. This showcase provides a platform for aspiring filmmakers from the West of Ireland and beyond the opportunity to showcase their films to a warm encouraging audience in a relaxed setting.

Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment have partnered with the Little Cinema to fund the production of an observational documentary for the Cope Sleep Out 2022. This initiative provides an opportunity for aspiring filmmakers to produce a thought-provoking piece about the Sleep Out and homelessness in Galway.

Conker The Planet 2022 – A Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment Green Initiative

As part of our green initiative over the past 3 years, Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment  have been planting growing Horse Chest Nut Trees and this year we have takin it to the next level. The goal this year is to plant 200 trees. After a recent windy day in Galway, the first batch of conquers have been picked, cleaned and are now ready for planting. Over 100 Conkers will be planted over the coming weeks with another 100 to be sourced for processing by month end! We are all getting involved !!

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The Mighty Conker is very resilient  and once they germinate , can grow into a tree that will live between two and three hundred years! Check out this link HERE for interesting facts on this species of tree. They are also fantastic for supporting the local ecosystem. More to follow!!

Update on the 1K a day Swim

Anthony is in the middle of his 1Km a day swim at the moment for Cope Galway. All going well he should Anthony should be be finished by the end of the week. If you would like to donate please click on the link below!! Thanks to everyone who contributed to date!!

DONATE HERE

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Update 18th Sept 22 – Anthony completed this challenge and has grown gills in the process raising 262.50 in the process!!

Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment to CLANG This October for Jigsaw Galway

 

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World Mental Health Day falls on the 10th October and to mark with this, Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment are fundraising for Jigsaw Galway. This very important Charity gives families, educators, and those who support young people’s mental health ways to cope and the skills to be there for young people.

The team here will be taking part in CLANG and participating in five activities that represent the Five A Day for Good Mental Health; Connect, Learn, be Active, take Notice and Give back  – in support of Jigsaw.

Check out this link Here to a great article and brief video, by the clinicians at Jigsaw.  It explains in more detail, what the five a day is and how to use it each day to improve your mental health!!

Planned Activities

 CONNECT

Digital detox day, where all oour staff  don’t use their personal phones for the day. There’s nothing like removing devices from your day to promote connecting with those around you.

 LEARNING

We are all going to watch a Webinar  on jigsaw.ie that can help our mental health

ACTIVE

An Organized walk with the whole team is taking place on 23rd of September in Salthill

NOTICE

Meditation – The team have been introduced to the Calm app to help destress

GIVE back in support of Jigsaw

Bake sale. – Yes we are all going to bake a one cake each to be sold to family / friends. Pale Blue Dot® Recruitment will match the amount the cake is sold for.  👏👏👏

We have set up a fundraising page here so please feel free to donate

Update – Cope Galway Fundraising Dinner Dance

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The Cope Galway Dinner Dance is almost upon us. It promises to be a fantastic night for all in the Galmont Hotel in Galway City on the 17th of Sept. Why not get your dancing shoes on and get down tonight!! You can contact the team in Cope Galway at  085 859 7878 or email events@copegalway.ie for more info. To purchase tickets directly click HERE

The team recently caught up with Leonie in Cope Galway and have donated 3 McCambridge’s Hampers as prizes on the night!

Sure we all love McCambridge’s

#CopeGalway # GetInvolvedToday

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