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Lenten Lunches to help Homeless Aid

Published on: 22nd February 2020 @ 11:03 AM


February 22 2020 

St Peters (Church of Ireland), Parish Hall, Peters St, Drogheda are running their 12th year of a series of lunches, on each Wednesday during Lent commencing on the 26th February for the benefit of Drogheda Homeless Aid.

They will be offering a choice of tasty soups, sandwiches and tea or coffee, each Wednesday between 12.30pm to 2.30pm for a suggested donation of €6 for adults and €3 for children.

All ingredients for the lunches and costs are completely sponsored by businesses and individuals in the local community and as a result the entire proceeds will go towards Drogheda Homeless Aid.

Honorary Treasurer of St Peters C of l, Clive Bagnall said "Last year, the Lenten Lunches held in St Peters C of I produced a magnificent result of €20,000 plus for Drogheda Homeless Aid and this year we again hope to match this figure"

Organiser, Pamela Bagnall say, "The idea behind the Lenten Lunches is that we are reaching out to our local community and it is a fantastic way for people to support this worthwhile local charity"

For further information on Drogheda Homeless Aid, please phone 041 983 4492.