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Mandela Day 2017

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The Iris House team looks forward to welcoming you and your teams at our Hospice and Doggy Day Care on Mandela Day – Wednesday the 18th July 2017

Pick from one of our wonderful Projects available for teams or simple show your support by selecting and donating items from our Needs List which you can view by clicking here.

HOSPICE PROJECTS 

Repainting our stables and stable doors (suitable for a group of 6 +)

What you will need to supply

  • paint brushes
  • masking tape
  • 20 litres weather resistant water based beige or light brown paint
  • 5 litres white paint for doors – water based outdoor paint
  • sanding paper or sanding machine
  • Thinners

Painting of hospice fascia boards and window ledges  (suitable for a group of 6+)

  • Painting our hospice courtyard walls / Installation of Easy Grass on courtyard floor and ramp (suitable for a group of 10+)
  • What you will need to supply
    • paint brushes
    • White base paint
    • Various colour paint
    • Masking tape
    • Drawing skills (for drawing trees on walls)
    • +- 2o metres

What you will need to supply

  • paint brushes
  • purple, dark blue or dark green paint
  • Thinners
  • masking tape
  • Extra long ladder to reach fascia boards

Installation of a light and plug socket in our main container (suitable for a group of 2+ must be qualified electricians )

What you will need to supply

  • electrical wiring
  • knowledge to connect to one of our fuse boxes
  • suitable bright light (strip light) and wall socket
  • Drill

Painting of rainbow walls(suitable for a group of 5+)

What you will need to supply

  • paint brushes
  • durable white paint
  • Purple blue green paint for rainbow
  • thinners

Sorting of clothing in Hospice Shop (suitable for a group of 2+)

What you will need to supply

  • hangers
  • clear plastic boxes

Planting new water wise plants in our sensory garden  (suitable for a group of 4+)

What you will need to supply

  • non toxic plants or flowers – water wise
  • gardening tools / gloves
  • seeds – plants
  • Painting of murals on our hospice garden walls (suitable for a group of 5+)
  • What you will need to supply
    • paint brushes
    • various coloured paints
    • drawing skills

Putting new (pool noodle) covers on our trampoline springs   (suitable for a group of 2+)

What you will need to supply

  • different coloured pool noodles
  • hand saw or cutter

Planting new water wise plants in our main flower bed  (suitable for a group of 4+)

What you will need to supply

  • non toxic plants or flowers -water wise
  • gardening tools / gloves
  • seeds – plants

DOGGY DAY CARE PROJECTS 

2 X Digging Areas for doggy day care  (suitable for a group of 10+)

What you will need to supply

  • ready mix concrete
  • spades
  • plastic sheeting
  • gloves
  • non toxic sand
  • pool salt

Painting of murals on Doggy Day Care Wall (suitable for a group of 5+)

What you will need to supply

  • paint brushes
  • various coloured paints
  • drawing skills

Installing circular wash line for hanging ropes and toys (suitable for a group of 5+)

What you will need to supply

  • circular wash line
  • spades
  • cement
  • ropes
  • dog toys
  • balls

Doggy Play area  (suitable for a group of 5+)

What you will need to supply

  • small plastic slides
  • plastic houses
  • easy grass +- 20 metres