Snow White and the Seven Bankers 2018
Congratulations to the team for school bank “Snow White and the Seven Bankers”, who achieved Top Six in the National Finals in Dublin on the 21st March for the AIB Build-a-Bank 2018 nationwide competition.
The bank was run by a hard-working team of seven: Emma Selmia, Milena Torosyan, Arbite Jaison, Emily Brennan, Ciara Durand, Méabh Ní Ghráidigh and Kristina Ivanoska.
Their chosen specialism was ‘Backing your Community’ and they were involved in a wide variety of charitable work:
- Taking part in the school’s annual Christmas Bonanza raising €5,042 for various charities.
- Hosting ‘The Glow Run ‘ in aid of Pieta House raising €12,165.
- Hosting a talk with dietician Aoife Hearne from Operation Transformation raising €100 for Focus Ireland.
- The team also lodged over €15,000 over the course of 15 weeks with 291 account holders, promoting banking and debit card usage within in the school community.