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CAS raises funds for Ugandan Rainwater Project

13 March 2014

The annual RCSI Chocolate Ball raises vital funds for charitable causes. In 2013, the charity of choice was the Ugandan Rainwater Project.

Chocolate Ball 2013

On Thursday, 13 March, the RCSI Caribbean-African Society (CAS) presented Professor Kevin McGuigan, Director of the Solar Disinfection Project, with a cheque worth €4000.

CAS raises funds for Ugandan Rainwater Project

Professor McGuigan thanked CAS, represented by Lenin Patrick Ekpotu and Helen Akinbolue, commenting: “The money raised will build 4-5 rainwater tanks, which will provide enough water (approx. 10,000 litres) for the children throughout the dry season”.

CAS raises funds for Ugandan Rainwater Project

Student Societies regularly contribute to charities, and CAS have done a great job in raising money for a most deserving cause. Well done to all involved.