Wolfe Tones Ladies Football club were recently announced as winners of a competition from Lidl that sees them win €1000 to support activities in the club.
They were one of 145 lucky clubs across the country to win a €1,000 cash prize for their club. This Summer, Lidl, proud partners of Ladies’ Gaelic Football, called on customers across Ireland to nominate their local ladies’ Gaelic football club to win a share of a €145,000 clubs fund.
Lidl also gave clubs the chance to scoop three additional €5,000 prizes and five €1,000 runner up prizes on its social media platforms. In total, €165,000 was donated by Lidl to clubs across the country as part of the competition.
Speaking about the Lidl LGFA Club Competition, Jennifer Gleeson, Sponsorship Manager, Lidl Ireland, said: “At Lidl, we are immensely proud of our partnership with the LGFA and have worked hard to create a programme that will bring new levels of support and exposure to the sport.
“So far this year, we have already donated over €250,000 worth of jerseys and equipment to post-primary schools and are delighted to be able to donate a further €165,000 to local ladies’ Gaelic football clubs as part of our Lidl LGFA Club Competition”.