Donegal Firefighters awash with good wishes after amazing €45K fundraiser!

first_imgIt’s good enough that they respond to emergencies and put their lives on the line for the Donegal public each and every day.But firefighters from across the county went one further when they raised a staggering €34,827 for the Donegal Hospice.The money was raised by Donegal Firefighters Association during the annual car wash that occurs every year on the August bank holiday. The handover of the cheque happened on the same night as fellow colleague Eunan Doherty from Carndonagh station retired early from the fire service.A further €10,000 was handed over to the Northwest Hospice coming from the same collection.The collection day started well over 10 years ago after members of the service sadly had to make use of the hospice. To date, almost a staggering €750,000 has been raised by the big-hearted firefighters.Donegal Firefighters awash with good wishes after amazing €45K fundraiser! was last modified: November 5th, 2017 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:carwashdonegalDonegal Firefighters Associationdonegal hospicefundraiserlast_img read more