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FIGs (Friends of St Ignatius College)


FIGS Committee Members

Current committee members include:

Chair (joint): Markos Markou, Sharon Martinez and Diana Martinez
Treasurer: Ritsa Makou
Secretary: Gill Conway

Refreshments Organiser: TBC

PRO: Vacant

School link: Teresa Neary


The committee relies totally on a wide network of parents, friends, staff and pupils who volunteer to organise or help at events.There is a rich tapestry of events organised by FIGS which also happen to be great fun for parents, staff and Governors alike. Details are on the College Calendar.

You are invited to contact the Friends of St Ignatius College for further information on how you can volunteer or with ideas/comments/requests via our email or via our communications box in the school office.

FIGs Information Leaflet

Key Dates




Quiz Night           Friday 29 March, 7.00pm for 7.30pm in the main hall



First Meeting      Monday 17th September 2018 at 6.30pm in the school library

Meeting              Monday 12 November at 6.30pm in the school library

AGM                   Monday 1st October 2018 at 6.30pm in the school library

Quiz Night          Friday 2nd November, 7.00pm for 7.30pm in the main hall


Happyschoolbags collection 1        Wednesday 7th November     

Happyschoolbags collection 2        Wednesday 27th March 

Happyschoolbags collection 3        Friday 29th June  

Happy Schoolbags

Our first collection this academic year has raised a fantastic £531.05.  This is a Happy School Bag record for FIGs.

Our second collection on the 26 March raised another tremendous £437.45.


A big thank you to all those who filled their 'happyschoolbag' with unwanted yet reusable clothing, paired shoes, accessories and bed-linen.  Thank you so much.


June 2019 Update

We will no longer be collecting for Happy Schoolbags.  However, please continue to save your unwanated clothing as there will be a new initiative starting in October 2019 - more details to follow!


The next meeting is Monday 12 November 2018 at 6.30pm in the school library.  All are welcome.


To read the minutes of 1st committee meeting (17.9.18) click here

To read the Chair's Report (1.10.18) click here

To read the minutes of 2nd committee meeting - Annual General Meeting (1.10.18) click here


Fundraising events

Congratulations and thank you to all those who have contributed to/attended our recent fundraising events. Grateful appreciation and thanks also to our sponsors who support FIGs with such generous donations. 

Please click here to read more about our past fundraising events (2016 -2017).

Please click here to read more about this year's fundraising events (2017 - 2018)


Quiz Nights

A big thank you to all of the Quiz Teams (biggest turnout ever!) who made the Quiz Night on Friday 29 March 2019 such a great success with over £2,500 raised! 

Thank you so much to the 25 Quiz Teams (over 160 people) whose knowledgeable and friendly participation made the Quiz Night on Friday 2 November such a resounding success.  A fantastic £1,850 was raised!  The proceeds of the Quiz Night will be allocated to our curriculum enhancement programme.  click here to read more


Summer Celebration

On Sunday 8th July St Ignatius College in partnership with FIGS held its first Summer Celebration: Family Fun Day, Mass and BBQ.
click here to read more

click here to view prize winners

click here thank you to our sponsors

Easy Fundraising

How to use Easyfundraising when booking a holiday: click here to download information

Letter to parents about easy fund raising: click here to download