November 24, 2020
Member Stories Around the Community – Rosemount Family Resource Centre
Supporting the community is a huge priority at Capital Credit Union and every year we contribute towards any groups from sports teams, charity groups to schools and various other community backed projects. This is why we are delighted to launch our member stories which is a compilation of our most recent sponsorships along with a story on the group and how the sponsorship helped their project. Here we are talking to Louise from Rosemount Family Resource Centre.
Can you tell us a bit about yourself and how you got involved in your organisation?
I am the manager of Rosemount FRC for the last 2 years but have been actively involved with the organisation for 10 years in a volunteer capacity.
Being a member of the Local community, I am passionate about supporting those in need.
What does your group or team do on a day-to-day basis?
On a Daily Rosemount FRC provides vital supports to Dundrum and the wider area offering counselling and online activities Online Yoga, knitting – wellbeing – Virtual coffee morning – Grinds – chair yoga and play therapy.
What does this sponsorship mean to your group and what will it allow you do?
This enables us to continue to run competitions It also allows us to socially include all the community and support second level students in preparation for their exams.
Why did you think of applying to Capital Credit Union?
We applied to the Capital Credit Union because it is a Local Community organisation and the service users that attend our classes are members of Capital Credit Union
Capital credit union has always supported our organisation in the past and is greatly appreciated.
What are your hopes for your group/team going forward?
Our aim is to continue to provide vital supports throughout the pandemic and into the future and to reduce social exclusion within the community of Dundrum.