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RiverRidge Retreat Catlins Fundraiser for Diabetic Child

A fundraiser event was held for a diabetic boy named Hadley at the RiverRidge Retreat in the Catlins in New Zealand.

 
 
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PRLog - Sep. 13, 2012 - CATLINS, New Zealand -- The Retreat, a venue and accommodation location in the Catlins Otago, was the location for this event, where many local people setup stalls and displays to sell their goods, with the goal of raising enough funds to buy an insulin pump for the child.

The fundraiser was a success and now Hadley has enough to buy his insulin pump.

“This event shows the strong community spirit for this great cause we have here and most importantly we raised enough for little Hadley to get his insulin pump”
Quote from Adele at The Retreat

A number of fun activities such as make overs and massages were also available and many guests took advantage of these throughout the day.

Many different items were for sale including jewellery, children’s toys, clothes, art and makeup.
It was a great day for all involved and shows what can be achieved by many people in the community coming together in one day to help one boy get his insulin pump.

More about RiverRidge;

They have a number of accommodation lodges in the Catlin for guests wanting to experience the natural living of this area. Visit http://www.riverridgeretreat.co.nz/catlins-accommodation.... to find out more.

They have recently revamped their rooms to include wireless internet and LCD flat screen televisions.

The Catlins region, located in South Otago, in the south island of New Zealand is well known for its wildlife and natural beauty.

Guests are advised to bring a camera to record the many natural views and wildlife of this region.

Guests at The Retreat can take part in a number of activities including clay pigeon shooting, kayak tours and nature walks.

RiverRidge Retreat is also open to hire for weddings, events (such as team building), conferences and festivals. Their New Zealand weddings page can be found at http://www.riverridgeretreat.co.nz/services/weddings.html

The owners, Adele and Gary, were happy to help Hadley and hope to run more fundraising events at RiverRidge Retreat in the future.

Check their official website at http://www.riverridgeretreat.co.nz/ for more information about the retreat.

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Contact Email:
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Source:RiverRidge Retreat
Phone:+64 3 4158 583
Zip:9251
Location:Catlins - Otago - New Zealand
Industry:Tourism, Travel
Tags:Diabetic fundraiser, RiverRidge Retreat, accommodation, new zealand
Last Updated:Sep 14, 2012
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