There was feverish excitement as the 1st of the Fold Up beds and Duvets, donated by the people of Ireland, were distributed to the most needy in Missionvale Township.
The most needy in Missionvale Township were the first to receive their beds
The Caregivers from Missionvale Township had spent the month of December 2010 identifying where the need for the beds was greatest, and these needy people were then placed at the top of the list to receive their beds once the container arrived.
Kilkee's Harry Keller gives out the 1st bed to mother and child
Volunteers from Ireland were then on hand to distribute the beds to the more than grateful inhabitants of the township.
Joe Hodgins demonstrates how the bed is assembled
Ruan's PJ McNulty never misses the opportunity for a prank
Needless to say, word quickly spread throughout the township that the Beds and Duvets from Ireland had arrived and a huge crowd assembled at the Care Centre Needless to say, word quickly spread throughout the township that the Beds and Duvets from Ireland had arrived and a huge crowd assembled at the Care Centre.
Liam Kirwan,from Ballynacally, takes a break from painting, to assist with the bed distribution