Friends of St. Brigid's PS Tirkane / Cairde Naomh Bríd recently organised a very successful Big Breakfast with all proceeds going to the school. A magnificent total of £3874.39 was raised. Principal, Mrs Patricia Mc Master was delighted to receive the cheque on Thursday 21st September 2017 and warmly congratulated the committee on the success of their first fundraising venture. Speaking following the presentation, she said that the money would be extremely useful with the current budgetary restraints in school. She acknowledged the fantastic support received from Friends of St. Brigid's / Cairde Naomh Bríd . Mrs Mc Master went on to acknowledge the many local businesses who had provided very generous sponsorship, Slaughtneil GAC for making their premises available for the Big Breakfast , the many parents and staff members who assisted with the preparation , cooking and serving of the breakfasts. She also went on to thank all those who came along to support the event and contributed to it being such a great success.
Mrs Karen Mc Peake , Chairperson of Friends of St. Brigid's / Cairde Naomh Bríd attributed the success of the event to the team effort involving committee members, parents and school staff working together to enhance the provision for all of the pupils attending the school.
A further £100 was received following the cheque presentation bringing the grand total to £3974.39
Official presentation photograph to appear in Derry Post.
Year 1 pupils are pictured below with the presentation cheque.