August 3rd, 2023
We are delighted to share that Stephanie O’Hara and John O’Hara’s Darts fundraiser for Muscular Dystrophy Ireland held in June this year was a massive success.
The event, held in Gorey, saw an incredible turnout from the local community and with everyone’s support they managed to raise an amazing €3,642 for MDI.
A big thank you to Stephanie and John, your commitment to the cause will go a long way in making a significant impact in supporting individuals and families affected by neuromuscular conditions.
We also want to join Stephanie and John in acknowledging and thanking all the incredible people and local businesses who played a vital role in making this fundraiser successful. A big thank you to:
Ken Kenny – The Gallery Arklow, Michelle Donohoe – Curvy Boutique, Lauren Malone – Lauren Malone Academy, Lisa Gowan – Hickey’s Pharmacy, Colm Funge – Funge’s, Pamela Scott, Curtain and Bed Linen, Myles Doyle – organic food shop, McCabe’s Pharmacy, M Kelly Studio, Pat Kelly – Joanne’s Café, Sam Adrianos, Sue and Christy, Brennan Morri and Kell – Gorey Pharmacy, House to Home, Tara and Cheryl, Baker Street Studios, Whelan’s Pharmacy, Deirdre Byrne and John – Kia Ora Mini Farm, Pilgrims Shillelagh, Osbourne’s Daybreak, Roche’s Pharmacy, Grant’s Pharmacy, Andrea Star Nails and Beauty, Transport Cafe, the Card Factory, Claire Mc Govern, Institute of Further Education, Tommy Stafford, the Turning Wizard, Tommy Masterson aka King of the Sting and his mum Ann, Pat Braham, Ricky McGrath for the photography, and Alan Keoghan for the booking.
And everyone who bought tickets online and on the night.
We would like to join Stephanie and John in thanking the following sponsors:
Mylie and Mary Nolan, Sharon Nolan, Nolan’s Pub
Mick Gleason, Loch Gorman Arms Hotel
Robbie Kelly, Commercial Cleaning Services
Bill Cooney, Cooney’s Bar
Dano Kinsella, Gorey Print
Matt McManamon, Muscian
Ken Kenny,The Gallery Pub
Dave Redmond, DJ on the night
Martin Kinsella for doing MC
Kevin Charles for marking all the games.
A special thanks to all the players on the night:
Bill O Hara
John O Brien
Stephen Byrne jr
John O Hara
Last but not least, a big thank you to Simon Whitlock for a fantastic exhibition and night of darts.
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