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Joanne wins Pride of Ireland Award

September 16, 2016
We are delighted to announce that Joanne McMahon, our amazing community fundraiser, has won the Fundraiser of the Year Award at this year's Pride of Ireland Awards.   We were honoured to join Joanne and her family and friends at the glittering award ceremony on Monday 12th September 2016, to celebrate her incredible achievement of
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Joanne McMahon Thanksgiving Fundraiser raises over €209,000 for the National Burns Unit

June 14, 2016
The Joanne McMahon Thanksgiving Fundraiser raises over €209,000 for the National Burns Unit at St James's Hospital.   This is an incredible achievement by the community in Castlemahon and beyond. Their energy, commitment and drive to support the National Burns Unit, can not be over-stated. Here at St James's Hospital, we are overwhelmed by such generosity.
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Joanne McMahon, National Burns Unit Patient

April 15, 2016
Joanne, mother of 5, is a qualified nurse from Castlemahon, Co Limerick.  Joanne and her family were celebrating one of her children’s confirmations in May 2014 at her home.   What happened next could easily happen to anyone, and highlights how easy it is for anyone to receive a burn, whether small, or in Joanne’s
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