Scottish Building Society donate £250 to RNLI Troon
On Wednesday 3 July 2019 members of the Troon Lifeboat Fundraising Branch met with the staff of the Scottish Building Society in Troon to thank them for their donation of £250 to the lifeboat service in Troon.
Treasurer of Troon RNLI Fundraising Branch Urda Cotter said: ‘We are really grateful to be selected as the Community Charity of the Year by the Troon Branch of the Scottish Building Society for 2019. This donation will help the RNLI in Troon to save lives at sea.’
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