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We have dedicated this area to pay special tribute to the extremely generous people who have made a contribution to CRY. It is because of these amazing people that CRY is able to keep our doors open as we do not receive any government funding. All at CRY would like to express our sincerest thanks to everyone who has provided us with support.

The Warehouse Gym Donate to CRY

The Warehouse Gym, Old Monivea Road, Galway hosted the qualifier to Ireland’s Strongest Man on 23rd March 2013. The Gym generously chose to donate all monies raised on the day and at the event to Cry – the fantastic sum of €1,065.00 was raised.  Thanks to the organisers, the competitors and all who donated so generously.

Slimming World, Knocklyon, Dublin donates to Cry

The Slimming World members from the Victory Centre on the Knocklyon Road ran a "Slim for Good" campaign in early 2013, the campaign ran for over 6 weeks.  With the encouragement of their leader, Miriam O'Shea as well as shedding the pounds they donated to Cry - raising the fantastic sum of €470.00. Huge thanks to Miriam and the members of the group for their generosity.


Carol Benner Completes her first Marathon for CRY

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Carol Benner completed  the Tralee International Marathon on 16th March 2013. This was Carol's first ever marathon.  Carol Benner is married to Stephen Benner who is the first cousin of the late Peter Greene.  She joined a group of novice runners, Born to Run, last October. She never thought she would ever sign up for a Marathon.  However, she completed the run in 4 hours and 40 minutes. The last few miles were extremely difficult but it was thanks to her sister Colette who cycled alongside and encouraged her to the finish line that she finally made it. Carol raised €590.  A big thank you from Cry to Carol and all who supported her.


Pub Quiz in Karma Stone

Thursday 28th February saw Seán Cearúll, Gav Davies and Dan Kelly run a Pub Quiz in Karma Stone of Wexford Street for Cry Ireland - the night was a huge success and over €500.00 raised and donated to the Charity - huge thanks to the lads for all their work on our behalf special thanks must also go to Penneys, KarmaStone, Pizzadog and all their sponsors and those who attended the Quiz and supported them on the night.

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Finally a big thanks to their parents: Tim, Joe and Polly and helpers on the night - Alison and Aine.

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