MONALEEN GAA CLUB NOTES
PIETA HOUSE FUNDRAISER: Monaleen Camogie would like to thank everyone who helped make their 24-hour fundraiser for Pieta House last weekend such a big success. Over 60 players and families took a 30 minute slot each between 7:30pm on Friday, May 8 and 7:30pm on Saturday, May 9 to run/walk in aid of Pieta House. The event has raised more than €7,000 to date. Your support is greatly appreciated.
HELP AVAILABLE: Monaleen GAA club recognises that the current advice re-social distancing and isolation can leave members of our community with challenging situations. If there’s anything we can do to help you, for instance dog walking, grocery drops, even a regular phone check in with you, please let us know, we’d be delighted to help where we can. Contact Alan at 087 7766022 or Caroline at 087 6448807. Monaleen GAA Club has teamed up with Centra in Monaleen Stores and Newtown Shopping Centre to help people in our community who are in isolation. Working together, Centra can get your groceries together and one of the club’s volunteers will drop them to your home. Phone your grocery list into Centra Annacotty at 061-333947 or Monaleen at 061-338287 between 9am and 4pm. Let us look after you during these difficult days.
COVID-19: In line with the position advised by Limerick County GAA board, Monaleen GAA club respectfully requests parents not to send their children to club grounds during the period of social distancing put in place by the Government. This position has been taken to limit community transmission of the Coronavirus and in order to protect vulnerable people in our locality. Signs have now been erected clearly indicating that the pitch is closed, with access prohibited. Adults, please lead by example, parents, please tell your children why it is important to keep a social distance. We must stay apart for the safety of all of our community.
LOTTO RESULTS: The latest Lotto draw took place on May 7 with the jackpot standing at €20,000. The numbers drawn were 5, 16, 19 and 26. Winners of the €50 lucky dips were A. Barrett, Monaleen Hts; B. Killeen, Birdhill; J. Moyles, Evanwood; R. Andreev, Carrigeen. The subscriber draw was staged on Thursday night last ‘behind closed doors’. The draw was streamed on Instagram. Thank you for your continued support.