Claregalway resident Lily-Mae Morrison has recently been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer called Neuroblastoma which effects 1 in 100,000 children in Ireland. Lily-Mae is the daughter of Claregalway dancers Judith Sibley and Leighton Morrison, who are best known in Galway for their work with Chrysalis Dance and Youth Ballet West. This local family face a long battle and need to raise significant funds to help with their fight.
The Sunni-Mae Trust for Lily-Mae will be officially launched on Friday 6th July in the Town Hall Theatre Bar, Galway at 9.30pm.
Music will be provided by local band My Fellow Sponges. There will be a raffle and an auction for some top prizes.
Lily-Mae Morrison is four years old, she likes dinosaurs and dancing, she is very sick at the moment but hopes with your help to be dancing again soon.
For more information on how you can get involved with fundraising email [email protected].
You can also donate online here.
Local resident Tara Browne will be running in the Claregalway 10k Fun Run/Walk on the 18th of August 2012 to raise money for the Sunni-Mae Trust.
If you would like to join her and raise funds for Lily-Mae, please email [email protected] for further information and a sponsorship card.