Meigh Preschool Fundraising Success

March 17, 2014

On Friday 21 February local singers, musicians and dancers got together in a celebration of Irish music and song for A Woman’s Heart Fundraiser in Killeavy Social Club with all proceeds in aid of Meigh Preschool Playgroup. Local singers and musicians included Sarah Kilgallon, Grainne Crommie, Emma McMahon, Ellen Maguire, Sinead Reel, Tara O’Hanlon, Lilian Boyle, Orla Boden, Sarah Lynch, Billy Finnegan, Rosaleen Farrell, James Brennan, Cormac Burns, Miceal Hughes, Katie King Miceal Mullen and Cathal Murphy. The Rooney O’Malley Maguire School of Dancing put on a very impressive display of dancing, with all dancers being past pupils of Meigh Preschool. Bridget Owens, Playschool Leader, said ” It’s great to see so many local talented people getting together, many past pupils, to raise funds for Meigh Preschool Playgroup”.

The total sum of £3,196 was raised and will be used to purchase a new computer, table top activities, and for the general run of Meigh Preschool Playgroup.

Meigh Preschool Playgroup would like to take this opportunity to thank Killeavy GAC for the use of their Facilities and all the sponsors who have very generously donated money and gifts. The Business sponsors include Aidan Rice Fiancial Services, Quaypoint, Meigh Cornershop, Meigh Pharmacy, Gifted Hair and Beauty, Downeys Fruit and Veg, The Oak Barrell, Bureau de Change Cloughue, Avon by Emma Kelly, SR Fitness, Roelle Hair and Beauty, Diageo, Digney Grant Ltd., Finnegan’s Nursery, Silverbridge, Michelle’s Hair Salon, Tullydonnell, Buttery Daydreams, Johnny Murphy’s Bar and Restaurant, Elite Dry Cleaners Newry, Mackin Fuel, Rascals. Centra Colm Lindsay Motors Warrenpoint Rd., Flowers by Marie, Rooney O’Malley Maguire School of Dancing, Elizabeth Downey Hairdressing, Omniplex Newry, Paddy McGurgan, Make Up, Boots, Destination Newry, Eurospar, Camocha Cafe, Debenhams, Mc Namee’s Butchers Crossmaglen, Quayside Kitchens, John Tinnelly & Sons Ltd, Newry, Lorna Mc Keever Hairdressing, Eaton Electrical, Court Jester – Horse owned by Joe Martin.