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FA People’s Cup Semi Finals

One of our football teams got through to the FA People’s cup semifinals in Bristol. 2 wins 2 defeats they got through to the knockout stages but were beaten by AFC Bournemouth who are in the final. Well done lads great effort.

Rotary Club Presentation Event Donation

The Rotary Club of Roborough held a presentation event in the Lord Mayors parlour Special Olympics Plymouth and District were one of the recipients. Many thanks to the Rotary Club of Roborough and the Lord Mayor for hosting this event . It was a good afternoon and great to meet  people from some of the other charities in Plymouth.

SOPD Charity Ball a Great Success

SOPD hosted a Charity Ball in HMS Drake on October 1st. A very well attended event. The food was fantastic, the venue amazing, the staff professional and attentive, the band The Wireless were great, the table magician Louis was unbelievable, the memory balloons a hit and the help given by Kerry and her team from Santander second to none. Continue reading

SOPD Raising Money to send 40 Athletes to National Summer Games 2017

SOPD are raising money to send a team of 40 athletes to Sheffield  for the National Summer Games in August 2017. The whole club are involved as we need to raise £29,000.

Some of the ways we are raising money:

Nathan Evans who had a coffee morning for SOPD, this very well attended event with scrumptious cakes, bric-a-brac stall, name the teddy, draw and craft stall raise an amazing £280. Well done Nathan for all your hard work in organising this enjoyable event.

David Aiken who at his recent 40th birthday party asked his guests for donations for his named charities in lieu of presents. He raised an amazing £350 for SOPD thank you David for this selfless gesture and the generosity of his guests. The party was great as well!!! Well done David from everyone at SOPD.