Killeagh GAA Raise Over €270,000 In 48 Hours For Local Family
Killeagh GAA Cub has raised over 270,000 euro in 48 hours for a local family – after their home burnt down on the 22nd April.
The Walsh family’s house near the village’s GAA pitch, was destroyed in a fire which spread from an adjoining garage – while no one was at home.
Almost all their possessions were lost – as well as their home.
The family had let their home insurance policy lapse because of financial pressures.
The father of the family of five children, Brendan Walsh, died just over a week after the house fire, on the 1st May,
The Killeagh GAA Walsh Family Fundraiser is still open on GoFundMe.Com: https://www.gofundme.com/f/killeagh-gaa-walsh-family-fundraiser