Daffodil Day 2013 – Midleton, Castlemartyr, Carrigtwohill

Despite dreadful weather conditions this morning – torrential rain and high winds – volunteers were out in force around the country to collect for the Irish Cancer Society’s annual Daffodil Day.

Here’s a selection of photos showing some of the East Cork collectors and members of the supporting public on the street, in supermarkets and shopping malls; holding a very successful coffee morning in Castlemartyr National School; and Transition Year students from Midleton and Carrigtwohill helping this very worthy fund-raising event.

Once again the public have been more than generous in their support. It is a cause that never fails to elicit a great response as cancer, unfortunately, is something that has touched practically every family.

The Irish Cancer Society does tremendous work in providing awareness, care and in supporting research; their mission is to ensure  fewer people get cancer and those that do get better outcomes.  The annual Daffodil Day collection is hugely important in that respect and has been recognised as such by the public.

Midleton

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Jonathan Finn 

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Anna Hegarty, Claire Hickey, Sarah Daly, Jess Linehan, Amy McKenzie

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Stephanie Hartnett, Caoilinn Hickey

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Adam Stenhouse

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Pauline Clarke

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Castlemartyr National School Coffee Morning 

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Transition Year students from St Aloysius’ College, Carrigtwohill

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Orla O’Brien, Andrea McGrath, Mary Twomey and Aisling Cahalane

2 thoughts on “Daffodil Day 2013 – Midleton, Castlemartyr, Carrigtwohill

  1. Hi John, Thanks very much for the Coffee Morning photos.
    I cheekily loaded them on to our own website and linked them to carrigman.
    Carrigman seems to open the blog page by preference so I linked directly to johnfinnphotography.
    If you are unhappy with any of this let me know and I will remove…..
    Thanks again Jane F

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