New fund aims to make people more active

Voluntary and non-profit organisations that want to kick-start new programmes encouraging people to become more active.

11th May, 2014
Derval O'Rourke, athlete, with Leo Varadkar, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport (both at rear), and Frank O'Donnell (front), managing director at Coca-Cola HBC Ireland & Northern Ireland, with dancers Justin Fuentes, Lorna Dempsey, Brandon Acevedo, Mateusz Szczerek and Danielle Ng. Jason Clarke

Source: Coca-Cola Thank You Fund

**Funding:** €125,000

**The clincher:** ''We want to capture the imagination of those who may not incorporate a great deal of physical exercise into their routines at the moment by providing them with new ways of getting active. - **Ailish Forde,** Coca-Cola HBC Ireland

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