HOW FAR CAN YOU GO FOR PIETA
24 hour Run/Walk to raise funds for Pieta Sunrise Appeal in Ballycumber on Saturday 6th June and Sunday 7th June 2020.
Pieta provides a free, therapeutic approach to people who are in suicidal distress and those who engage in self harm and they also aim to raise awareness around mental health, especially during this time.
Their main fund raising event was cancelled this year due to Covid 19.
The Run in Darkness and Light will start at Ballycumber GAA pitch at 12 noon on Saturday 6th June and continue for 24hours until 12 noon on Sunday on a short route through Moorock, Furry Road and Liss to return to the start.
There are 48 half hour slots available and we ask participants to book their preferred time by text to 086 8158699.
The objective is to have runners/walkers on the route continuously during the 24 hours and at all times obeying Covid 19, Coronavirus guidelines on Social and Physical Distancing.
For people living more than 5 km from Ballycumber and who wish to participate, please send a short video of your run, walk, cycle, golf or tennis game and let us know how many Kms you covered to 086 8158699.
Donations can be made on https://www.justgiving.com/campaign/runforpieta.
Cash/Cheque donations are most welcome and can be deposited in a box at the start of the Run/Walk.
Calling all Ballycumbrians, their friends, and neighbours to participate.
Ballycumber GAA Club wish to express our sincere sympathy to Ger, Bernadette, Loreto, Ann Marie and Fidelma Guinan, Boher on the death of their mother Mary, who was a native of Knockcroghery, Roscommon and has been living in Boher since her marriage to former GAA Club Secretary, during the 1960’s, Sean.
We offer our sincere condolences to Rory Robbins, Springpark and the extended Robbins family on the death of Seamus Robbins, Horseleap.
The area lost another pillar of the community during the week with the death of Paddy Dunican, Dernagun. We extend our deepest sympathy to the Dunican family and to Erin Rovers GAA Club.
List of names and contact numbers of volunteers in the Ballycumber Area who are able and willing to help with shopping, medical prescription collection or fuel collection.
If you or someone you know is in need of assistance, please contact any of the names listed.
Covid 19 Community Response Team.
Vinny Minnock 087 9150510 Killaghantubber.
Dermot Horan 086 2372839 Boher
James Grennan 087 3139797 Bellair
Debbie Stones 087 6729482 Coroe.
Nicholas Grennan. 087 6807787 Moorock.
Ciaran Grennan. 0894423211 Moorock.
Susan Guinan. 0871269199 Prospect/ Cransallagh.
Mary Hayes. 086 8418434 Parkaree.
Anto Hayes. 086 0686050 Parkaree.
Diarmuid Donoghue. 0872646867 Grogan.
Tony Ennis 087 4113638 All Areas.
Gussies Shop. 05793 36124 All Areas.
Aisling Daly. 087 2211696 Bellair.
Sean Kennedy. 087 9791185 The Village.
Vera Kelly. 087 2032396. Cornafurish.
Paul Gavin. 05793 36125. The Village.
Karl Daly. 087 9869864 Leamonaghan.
Brendan Grennan. 0838611970 Castlearmstrong.
Kenneth Delaney. 087 9022225 The Island.
Una Clarke. 087 6878468 Bellair.
James Ennis 086 1552821 All Areas.
Sean Hackett 086 0796079 Leabeg.
Anne Creevy 087 6514394 Coroe.
Brian Larkin 087 9746421 Bellair.
Gary Larkin 087 6672580 Bellair.
Alan Flanagan 0830334084 Bellair.
Please do not be afraid to contact any of the names listed above, if you require assistance.
Stay safe and we will get through this.