On the 29th June, the tenth edition of the 53-hour BOV Marigold volleyball marathon in aid of Dar tal-Providenza will take place.
The marathon of will start at 6:30pm in the car park of the residential house and ends at 11:30 pm on 1st July.
The annual marathon was launched at a press conference by the Prime Minister’s wife and Chairperson of the Marigold Foundation – BOV in the community, Michelle Muscat and the Director of Dar tal-Providenza Fr. Martin Micallef.
Fr. Micallef said that “this marathon can see sportsmanship and volunteering to work together hand in hand with the sole purpose of raising funds to ensure that this House continues to offer a familiar environment to its residents, who now account to 115”.
He also explained that the institution can cost up to € 12,000 per day to run.