by JULIE ANN SPENCE
Front Row (L-R) Patricia
Evans, Nicola Williams, Ruth Tolerton, Joanna
Hawe and Anne Menary. Back Row (L-R) Lisa
Dunmore, Gordon Armstrong, Esther Owens, Aaron
Owens and Jenni Doman.
FIVE members of staff from Ballymacash
Primary School will shortly provide some welcome help for one of
their colleagues currently spending two years working with
orphans in Romania.
Fiona Coles, who travelled to the Eastern
European country with her husband Paul, works as a Camp Director
with Livada Orphan Care.
Her five colleagues who will each be joined
by a friend as they journey to Targu Mures to take 65 teenage
orphans to a summer camp in Vectca.
Ballymacash Primary School staff with
Paul and Fiona Coles. (L-R) Esther Owens, Patricia
Evans Paul Coles, Fiona Coles, Lisa Dunsmore and
Patricia Evans at the baby orphanage
in Romania earlier this year.
The Ballymacash team has been fundraising since March and
even more events are planned to help them raise money for their'
To date their fundraising efforts have included a sponsored
hair cut, car wash, wall climb, pamper nights, coffee mornings,
car boot sales, table quiz and the 0auctioning of a lamp and
Next Thursday (May 31) at 8pm the team will
be holding an evening of Folk, Country and Easy Listening Music
with the Bow Street Runners at Lisburn Rugby Club who have
kindly donated the premises.
The Choir and Praise Group of Magheragall
Parish Church have organised a barbecue with entertainment for
Friday June 15 at 7.00pm.
The Ballymacash team would like to thank
everyone who have helped make their Romanian mission possible.