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…The Empire Strikes Bargains!
We are delighted to invite you to our fund raising event for Philippines charity Preda!
WHERE: Five&Dime, 62 Dame Street, Dublin 2
WHEN: December 5th, 8.30pm – 10pm
WHAT: With a suggested donation of 5 euro at the door (all of which will go to Preda) we’ll give you a beer and provide some brilliant trad music from Dublin-based traditional Irish musicians including Aoife Dermody, Christian Brady, Cormac McDiarmada and friends. If you would like to contribute some more money to this wonderful charity, there will also be a raffle and some lovely Preda merchandise on sale (all money made from these will also go to Preda).
PREDA’s mission is to promote sustainable development through fair trade and poverty alleviation. Preda means: People’s Recovery, Empowerment Development Assistance Foundation.
PREDA’S IMMEDIATE MISSION: Winning freedom and new life for children in jails, in brothels, in hunger, on the street, abandoned youth, and those mired in poverty. Helping battered women, indigenous people and protecting the environment and alleviating poverty by micro-credit and fair trade. Preda is a Philippine human rights social development organization working for 34 years through fair trade practices to help the poorest and most vulnerable people in society and overcome injustice and poverty. CONTACT: Preda Center, Upper Kalaklan, Olongapo city, Philippines +63 47 223 96 29 to 30/ firstname.lastname@example.org
We hope to see you on Dec 5th,
The Five&Dime Crew
We are open and the shelves are packed with gifts, music, books and other cool stuff…we have CDs and vinyl, DVDs, posters, notepads, t-shirts, fun gift items (something for everyone)…
Drop in to say hi. Thanks for all your support!
More paint, more signage, more sweeping, quick!
We are almost ready to open the doors.
News will hit the streets today…
Dublin’s new gifts/music/books/stuff shop is being whipped into shape…
We’ve had a hectic couple of weeks. Lots of bleach. Litres of paint. Fun with hoovers. Sounds like a party right there. Well, we’re getting there.
In a woman’s way-esque photo story, here’s ‘The Before’…
You will not recognise it when you stop in to say hello next week. Vinnie, Claude and Karla look forward to seeing you then.