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Ballynahinch Lions Raise £3700 For Pakistan
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BALLYNAHINCH Lions Club has made a presentation to 15 local schools following an appeal for the Pakistan flood appeal.

Dr Richard Harrison, Ballynahinch Lions’ president said, “The monies raised were used to buy water purification tablets that were purchased in the south of Ireland, transported to England and then to Pakistan free by Pakistan Airways.

“We were very grateful for the help and support given to us by the schools. In retrurn, Ballynahinch Lions Club showed our thanks by giving the teachers and pupils a day at the beautiful Montalto Estate by kind permission of the owners.”

A total of £3700 was raised for this project.

With the help of 15 local schools, Ballynahinch Lions Club raised £3700 for flood-stricken Pakistan.