Edenderry 1life benefit night

A BENEFIT night for 1life is to be held this Friday, May 4 in Finbarr Cullen’s from 9pm.

A BENEFIT night for 1life is to be held this Friday, May 4 in Finbarr Cullen’s from 9pm.

1Life provides a 24-hour suicide prevention helpline and text message service for anyone in suicidal distress. Professional counsellors and volunteers respond to calls seven days every week, 365 days every year.

The benefit night has been organised by local dynamo Deborah Hoey, supported by Offaly Local Development Company, 1life, Console and the Churchview Heights Residents Association.

Tickets are €5 each. For ticket sales, please contact Deborah on 087 9703921. Tickets will also be available on the night.

Local businesses and individuals have been very generous, donating prizes for the benefit, including: Eden decor: €35 voucher, U- wear: handbag worth €40, Medical hall: hair straightener, Groome’s Butchers: voucher, Lawless Hardware: €50 voucher, Eden Plumbing Supplies: €50 fuel voucher, Dermot Hall: €25 voucher, KBL Stores: food hamper, Beauty Always: Mary €100 voucher & Sandra €25 voucher. All proceeds from tickets sales and the raffle go to 1life.

Music on the night is by a host of local bands and Finbarr Cullen’s are very kindly providing the venue and food on the night.

1Life supports anyone bereaved or affected by suicide. Please help us to help them!

For further information, please call Marye Meehan at Offaly Local Development Company, Edenderry on 046 97 32688 or Deborah on 087 9703921.

The organisers wish to thank the Edenderry community for their support and generosity and look forward to a successful and enjoyable benefit night in your company.