Remarkable Marketing Awards social enterprises raffle prize

Aoife Hamilton




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In celebration of this evening’s inaurgural Remarkable Marketing Awards, and to support local social enterprises, we have donated a luxury hamper for the Remarkable Marketing Awards raffle in aid of Brain Injury Matters. This fabulous prize includes:

  • NOW Group loaf pottery set of four colourful hand-thrown pottery mugs
  • MADLUG rolltop bag and laptop bag
  • Orchardville Irish Linen Scarf
  • Refuge hot chocolate & baking products
  • ArtsEkta Silk Road Cookbook with recipes from Belfast-based refugees
  • The Designerie luxury food products
  • Lacada Brewery cooperative craft beers
  • High Rise accessible indoor activity centre experience vouchers
  • Olympia Leisure Centre Thermal Spa vouchers

To find out more about these social enterprises and what they do, please click on each link below.

With every Madlug bag sold, a pack-away travel bag is given to a child in care to stop them having to carry their life’s belongings in a bin bag. Visit to find out more

NOW Group runs Loaf Catering and Pottery with all profits supporting people with learning difficulties and autism to get and keep jobs. Visit to find out more

Orchardville Works produces stunning Irish linen scarfs, customised by their talented team of adults with learning disability or autism. Visit to find out more.

The ArtsEkta Silk Road Cookbook features family recipes from diverse communities. Sales support asylum seekers, refugees and migrants. Visit to find out more.

Refuge Chocolate makes luxurious chocolate products with proceeds donated to Flourish NI, a human trafficking charity. Visit to find out more.

The Designerie is a social enterprise shop in Bushmills showcasing talent in the local creative community, with a creative hub and workshop. Visit to find out more

High Rise is an accessible, indoor activity centre run by
charity Employers For Childcare. It features Clip ‘n Climb, soft play and sensory rooms. Visit to find out more

Lacada Brewery is a community owned Co-Operative brewery in Portrush. It originates from a love of beer, a love of place, and a love of people. Visit to find out more

Better gyms, run by GLL, aim at improving community wellbeing. They operate a luxurious thermal spa at Olympia Leisure Centre in Belfast. Visit to find out more

The Remarkable Marketing Awards 2024, sponsored by CARD Group Research & Insight.

About the author: Aoife Hamilton

As Director of Corporate Development at CARD Group Research & Insight, Aoife draws from more than a decade of experience in policy and social research gained predominantly in the charity and social enterprise sector. Aoife holds a BA (Oxon) in History and Politics and a CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Leadership and Management.