SERC Fundraiser For PIPS Downpatrick 


Big hearted students from SERC’s Downpatrick Campus have raised £270 for PIPS Downpatrick by hosting a fancy-dress fundraiser for the local charity.

Students from the Level 3 Travel and Tourism course organised the event which was part of the College’s Mental Health Week activities.

SERC fundraiser hits the target for PIPS: (Back l-r) Travel and Tourism lecturer Colum Toner, Josephine McAteer, PIPS Downpatrick; Noelle Higgins, Inspire; Dawson Simpson, SERC LRC and student, Mary Pritchard with (front) Lisa Windrum, Shauna Keenan and Scarlett Burnside from the Level 3 Travel and Tourism programme.

It included, information points from PIPS and Inspire Wellbeing, healthy fruit snacks provided by Lidl Downpatrick and prepared by Catering and Hospitality students, prizes and discounts from Wrap’n’Roll and face painting by Beauty Therapy students.

South Eastern Regional College are hosting a full-time open evening 2.00pm – 7.00pm on Wednesday 13 November at Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn and Newtownards Campuses. 

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