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                                                            By PATRICIA MACKENZIE

           We looked forward to Organ Donor
        Awareness Week hoping to have a
        good week and we were not
        disappointed. Final figures take time
        but we expect a good result.

           Our AGM was held on April 10th
        and the following officers  were
        elected unapposed:                  RED HURLEY CONCERT                  Red for making the evening possible.
        Chairperson:   Colin Mackenzie        St. Anne's Church, Portmarnock,
        Secretary:     Patricia Mackenzie   was the venue for a brilliant concert  PATIENT REPRESENTATIVE
        Treasurer:     Brian Carney         featuring Red Hurley plus band and    Dublin North member Martin Cahill
        Board Member: Colin Mackenzie       backing singers, ably assisted by the  has recently been elected as a patient
                                            Church choirs, all in aid of the IKA.  representative linked to Fresenius and
        ICA CHARITY OF THE YEAR             €7000 was raised for the IKA. Our   will be voicing opinions and
           The Portmarnock Guild of the Irish  thanks to all involved and the   suggestions in Birmingham on behalf
        Country Women's Association chose   generous support of the Church      of Fresenius patients.
        the IKA as their charity for the year  authorities and a special thanks to
        and recently presented Colin
        Mackenzie with a cheque for €2000.
           ‘Thank you’ ladies for your
        generous support.

           Portmarnock Guild of the Irish Country Women's
         Association President Mary Carroll presents Dublin North
        Branch Chairman Colin Mackenzie with a cheque for €2000
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