Young siblings say thank you for
TWO children who
received neo-natal care as babies returned recently
to Altnagelvin Hospital to say thank you with a
The presentation of €1,900 and £200 to the
hospital's Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit was made by
swimmers Fiona Kerr and Kathleen McGinley and
Kathleen’s two children Leah and Dara. The four took
part in the Fahan Summer Swim Challenge during the
summer months, undertaking several sponsored swims
in Lough Swilly as part of their fundraising drive.
The donation was made
to the Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit "in recognition
of the care given to Leah and Dara when they spent
time in the unit as babies". Catherine Griffin,
Heidi Devine, Shauna Gibson and Lorraine Deeney
received the donation on behalf of the unit.
Meanwhile, the Western Trust gratefully acknowledged
the "generous donation" made by the swimmers.