Josephine Sands Birthday celebrations

A Saval family generously donated money in lieu of birthday gifts to PIPS Newry & Mourne recently - raising £550.00 for the charity.

The Sands family were delighted to help the family matriarch Josephine celebrate a very momentous birthday on the 17th March in the Warrenpoint Golf Club and the family was thrilled to be able to make a charity donation as a result of the event.

The family extended their thanks to all those who contributed to the final total. Including those who where not present but sent donations and gifts

Seamus McCabe, said: "On the behalf of the PIPS Newry & Mourne , I would like to thank Josephine and the Sands family and everyone who made a donation to PIPS Newry & Mourne .

"The £550.00 raised in lieu of gifts will be used to provide suicide prevention services and support for local families throughout Newry & Mourne.