Samaritans fundraiser

Wahid (manager of the Kashmiri Aroma) draws raffle prize winners with help from President Joy

Ilkley Soroptimists held an extremely enjoyable Curry and Quiz night at the Kashmiri Aroma .This raised £450 in aid of this year’s charity, The Samaritans. The Bradford branch alone has to raise £40,000 each year. Its aim being to reduce suicide rates of whom 75% are men, suicide being the biggest cause of death in men under 45. Mrs Joy Lynch the Ilkley Soroptimist President particularly thanked the quizmaster David Briggs and prizes donated locally by The Coop, Tesco, Santander Bank, Allwyn Carr Interior Designs, Hollins Hall and the Kashmiri Aroma.