Ely Centre attend Grand Weir Fundraising Cheque Handover.
On Friday 10th June, Members of the Board of Directors and staffing team of the Ely Centre were invited to attend a cheque handover in Ballinamallard from Mr. Grant Weir.
As many members are aware Grant completed a sponsored walk for Veterans at the beginning of 2021. This sponsored walk was to raise funds for 2 local charities ( The Ely Centre and SEFF) who both have supported Grant and the family over the last number of years.
Mr. Jim Dixon Ely Chair stated " On behalf of the Ely Centre we would like to commend grant for what has been a fantastic achievement, we as an organization are genuinely humbled by the generosity of the donation which will be used to advance mental health support for veterans" We would like to thank Grant and the whole family for considering us when developing this project and we ensure that this funds will be used to support veterans with their mental health"
As a token to mark this achievement, Grant an avid Tottenham fan received a jersey to commemorate this fantastic accomplishments. This was presented by Minister of Health, Mr Robin Swan MLA and Mrs Sharon Breen.
Pic 1 (L-R) Mr Roy Crawford - Trustee, Mr Mabel Black - Trustee, Mrs Wendy Patton, Finance Officer, Mr Grant Weir, Mrs Sharon Breen, Health and Well Being Case Officer- Fermanagh