Southern Trust staff complete sponsored walk

Posted by
Thursday, May 19th, 2016
Staff from the Southern Health and Social Care Trust have taken part in a sponsored walk at Gosford Park to help raise funds for Habitat for Humanity – an organisation that works beside communities to improve living conditions.
Participants at the sponsored walk in Gosford Park

Participants at the sponsored walk in Gosford Park

The event was organised by Mairead Donnelly, a Family Nurse Supervisor in the Southern Trust, who will be traveling to Cambodia with Habitat for Humanity in June to volunteer on a water sanitation project in the city. Almost 40 people took part in total including members of the Health Visiting, School Nursing and Reablement services, as well as Mairead’s colleagues in the Family Nurse Partnership. Mairead offered her thanks to all those who showed their support by taking part in the walk and donating. “I would like to thank everyone for their generosity and for giving up their time to make the event such a success. She added, “All the money raised will go directly to Habitat for Humanity for projects including the water sanitation project I will be volunteering with on during my trip in June.” Fancea McNally, Finance and Business Manager at Habitat for Humanity Northern Ireland, said, “We really appreciate the support of the staff from the Southern Health and Social Care Trust and their friends and families.
Article continues below:
May June 2016“The funds raised will make a big difference, supporting projects that uplift families by improving their living conditions and providing a solid foundation to build a better future,” she added. If you would like to make a contribution to Mairead’s fundraising effort please visit
Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed


This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing

Log in