Support for Ukraine
New Central Hub for Ukraine Donations Opening at Galway Racecourse
Further information here and at the link below:
Drop off Donation Site at Smakoteka Polish Shop in Merlin Park
Donations can be accepted until the 9th March. See flyer for details of items accepted.
Drop Off Times:
Sunday; no donations accepted.
Wednesday; 10-3pm (last collection)
Claddagh Community Appeal
The Claddagh Community is organising an urgent appeal to help the people of Ukraine. The essential goods will be shipped to a distribution centre in Poland close to the Ukrainian border.
Items below can be dropped into the Tertiary Hall, beside the Claddagh Church, on Saturday March 5th from 11 am to 1 pm.
Items in bags can also be dropped into the Claddagh Church Priory Office, on Wednesday to Friday from 10 am to 5 pm.
There is also a need for cardboard boxes to pack and seal the items.
Looking for the following please:
Children's clothes new and used-Marked e.g., Boy 0-3 months/ Girl 2-3 years old
School supplies, pencils, pencils, marker pens, notebooks, colouring books
Sanitary items for women
Women's underwear (new)
Washing up powder (small boxes)
Dry food (lentils, buckwheat, stock cubes, dried veg etc)
Plastic plates, bowls, and cutlery
Tinned meat and fish.
Shampoo... wrapped in cling-film or put in plastic sealed bags
Milton tablets or equivalent
New or undamaged-Clothing: trousers and sweatpants, jackets, rain jackets for women, men, children.