Home-grown pizzeria chain, Little Wing has announced a sponsorship with Lisburn Rugby Club Minis, providing vital funds to the group.
The local club received a sum of £1500 from the pizzeria, which it has used to help fund new sports kits. The new kit proudly features the Little Wing logo as a valued sponsor of the team.
Lisburn Rugby Club Minis is widely recognised as one of the most successful Mini Rugby Sections in Ulster.
Neal Lucas, Mini Convenor at Lisburn Rugby Club, said: “Lisburn Mini Section attracts over 300 primary school children and we intend on growing the sport of rugby throughout Lisburn.’’
‘’We are a volunteer led club, with a huge number of parents coaching on the field every week and we have a continual need to upgrade our facilities and the demand for new equipment never stops. The generous support from Little Wing will help us meet these requirements and ensure the children of Lisburn remain active.’’
Luke Wolsey, managing director of Little Wing Pizzeria, said: ‘’Supporting the local community and giving something back is at the very heart of the Little Wing brand and we are delighted to announce our sponsorship with Lisburn Rugby Minis.
“Over the past nine years, Little Wing has raised over £87,500 for charity and kids’ clubs via bursaries, sponsorships, fundraisers and voucher donations, and we are committed to increasing its positive impact in local communities across Northern Ireland.”
The Little Wing restaurant in Lisburn has provided vital support to local charities and kids’ clubs since it opened in August 2017, including; Lisnagarvey Hockey Club, Lisnagarvey Drama Society, Stepping Stones, Lisburn Swimming Club, Lisburn Racquets Club, Action Cancer, Lisburn Karate Club.
Little Wing Pizzeria is part of the Beannchor Group, Ireland’s largest hospitality group, which boasts a portfolio of over 50 pubs, hotels and restaurants across Northern Ireland.
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