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Carrickmacross Cancer Society

Daffodil Day 2014

The National Daffodil Day 2014 fundraiser was highly successful despite the cold and heavy rain in Carrickmacross. A great big thanks to all the people who volunteered to sell dafodils from 7.30am until 5.30pm and to the generous people who donated just over €6,000. All money raised from the sale

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Gerry’s CD Launch Night

In memory of the late Gerry Maggs RIP, the band Fuzzy Burgers of which he was a member, launched Gerry’s CD in the Valley Lodge, Carrickmacross on Saturday night, February 5th. All proceeds went to Carrickmacross Cancer Society.

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Marathon

The Friends of Carrick Cancer organised seven fundraising activities in 2013 culminating in  the Dublin City Marathon on Bank Holiday Monday, October 28th. Thanks to all who ran on the day. A special mention to father and daughter pairing Pat and Gráinne Mc Nally. There will be a cheque presentation

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Coffee Morning

The Coffee morning hosted by Pauline & Jacintha Mc Bride in the Shirley Arms Hotel. Carrickmacross from 9.30 to 12 noon, Thursday, October 17th was a great success. Plenty of yumee delights to eat. Thank you ladies and thanks to all the people who supported.  All donation to Carrickmacross Cancer Society and Down

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Croagh Patrick Climb

Sponsored clinb of Croagh Patrick Mountain on Saturday, August 31st. Thanks to Pat 087 4130727, Stephen 087 7985534, Frank 086 4079284, Pauric 087 9328089 and Cathriona 087 6509480, otherwise known as the Friends of Carrick Cancer, for once again organising a very successful event. 94 people climbed the mountain and every

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Giants to Carrickmacross

Sponsored Cycle from The Giant’s Causeway to Carrickmacross. The Friends of Carrick Cancer were delighted with the success of the sponsored cycle from the Giant’s Causeway to Carrickmacross on Sunday, June 30th. Thanks to all who participated.

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Sponsored 10k Walk/Run

Thanks to everybody who participated in the 10k Walk/Run around Carrickmacross on Sunday June 2nd organised by the Friends of Carrick Cancer. The following day, Bank Holiday Monday there was a great turnout of ladies who ran to raise money for us in the Dublin Mini Marathon. Thanks to you all.

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Stars in their Eyes

Stars in their Eyes in aid of Carrickmacross Cancer Society. Nuremore Hotel, Friday, May 24th. Thanks to all the participants and to all who supported and sponsored them. It was a fabulous night’s entertainment and raised nearly €10.000.

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Sponsored Cycle

Saturday May 18th 29 cyclists cycled from Howth Head to Carrickmacross. The Cancer Society Committee appreciates the effort made by the Friends of Carrick Cancer in organising the event and those fit young and not so young people who cycled. A word of thanks to Frank and Patsy Markey for

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Our New Website

Designed by Aura internet, it contains the history of the organization, its aims, its services, its fundraising methods and events, together with its links to other support groups. Details are given on the many ways one can subscribe including donating on line and also how to fundraise. In the news

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