Incredible young Offaly fundraiser honoured at National Children's Awards

Damian Moran

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Incredible young Offaly fundraiser honoured at National Children's Awards

A young Offaly girl has been honoured for her fundraising and charity work at the Woman's Way and Pharmathon Children's Awards.

Nine-year-old Lexie Delaney received the Award for Young Fundraiser of the Year 2018. 

Lexie is a pupil at Schoil Bhride, Edenderry and she does a lot of charity work for inner city helping homeless.

Lexie has been helping the homeless since she was seven and has provided thousands of items for Inner City Helping Homeless. Last year she got her school involved in her Homeless Appeal and all the children brought in warm clothes and food and toiletries.

Then for the month of December, she collected hundreds of toys, sweets and selection boxes and small toys for children in emergency accommodation for Christmas.

Despite her tender age, she is on another mission making feel good packs for the homeless which is a bag of toiletries.

You can contribute to Lexie's fundraising at her Go Fund Me Page by clicking here