In order for CLG Cuchulainn to operate smoothly and effectively it requires resources to pay for day to day and once off expenses. In order to to raise the nesessary finance to pay for these expenses continous fund raising takes place under the supervision of the financial committee. Our main methods of fund raising are.
Our members currently pay an annual subscription of €15 per juvenile and €30 per adult. We currently have 145 full members, 189 youth members and 48 adult players.
Currently the club receives sponsorship from three sources. Clonarn Clover, Tommy Tyrell, Sean Gibney The club greatly appreciates our relationship with these local business people and asks our members to support them where possible.
The club runs a weekly lotto, guess 4 out of 28 numbers. €2 per panel or 3 panels for €5. If not won the jackpot increases by €250 per week and there are two draws for €50 for those that have purchased a ticket. Tickets can be bought on a weekly basis in the local shops/pubs or an annual ticket can be purchased in March of each year.
Since Sunday Oct 3rd 2010, the club has been sucessfully running bingo in Mullagh Hall. Bingo happens every Sunday night starting at 8.30pm sharp and finishing at approximately 10.0pm. There are 10 games with prizes of €30 per line and €60 per panel. Prices of books start from €2 for a kids book, €8 for a single book and up to €10 for a double book. The Jackpot games costs €2 There is also a jackpot game with a prize of €500 each week within a set number of calls. There is also a prize of €50 per line and €100 per panel in the jackpot game.
Throughout the year the club runs smaller fund raising events including Duck Racing on the millstream in August, Horse racing and Sweepstakes in Tyrells at Christmas. Our underage carry out a championship prediction event in May. In 2009 we launched a successful club calender to commenerate our 40th birthday.