Fundraising Group, shop
volunteers and Day Therapy
volunteers with Imelda
McGucken, Marie Curie Nurse
of the Year and Amanda
THE Marie Curie Cancer Care Lisburn Fundraising Group were
commended for their tireless volunteering work at a recent gala
evening hosted at Stormont to celebrate the charity's 60th
Anniversary. Over those six decades local volunteers have been
the backbone of the charity, providing invaluable support to the
end-of-life care that Marie Curie Cancer Care provides across
MLA Jimmy Spratt welcomed the charity and the 300 Marie Curie
volunteers in attendance to Parliament buildings.
Mr Spratt, said: "The work of Marie Curie Cancer Care,
through its hospice, network of shops and fundraising cannot be
underestimated. The excellent care provided by the charity to
those who are ill is invaluable and I would urge people to
support their work in any way possible."
Celebrity guest Jenny Bristow was among the speakers who
acknowledged the contribution that Marie Curie Cancer Care has
made to families across Northern Ireland.