Clubs on side to present a cheque worth more than £17k for Marie Curie

Clubs on side to present a cheque worth more than £17k for Marie Curie

Accepting the cheque on behalf of the local Marie Curie group are Winnie McGarry, Sharon McClean and Briege McGarry.

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ONE year on from their epic fundraiser for Marie Curie, McQuillan GA&CC and Carey Faughs finally got the opportunity to officially present the local Marie Curie group with the fruits of their fundraising labour.

When lockdown first hit last year, the Clubs soon rallied to see what they could do to help those in need. The neighbouring Clubs left their on pitch rivalry to the side to unite forces to raise much needed funds for Marie Curie.

The charity had issued an ‘Emergency Appeal’ due to Covid19 putting fundraising on hold, with funds for Nurses and Hospices being needed more than ever.

*Full story in this week's Chronicle*

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