OISÍN McSweeney delievers his cheque to Tuam Cancer Care with his first cousin Leah Walsh. Also pictured are Oisín’s parents, Patrick and Eva, along with Tuam Cancer Care’s Eimear Keane (right).

Toy Show goodie bags raise funds for cancer patients

Barnaderg boy donates proceeds to Tuam Cancer Care facility

THANKS to the wonderful efforts of a kind-hearted eight-year-old from Barnaderg, two people will now be able to avail of the incredible services offered by Tuam Cancer Care completely free of charge after the youngster showcased his budding entrepreneurial skills in selling special Late Late Toy Show goodie bags and donating all proceeds to charity.

Ahead of this Friday’s annual extravaganza that is the Toy Show, Oisín McSweeney donated €300 to the charity on the back of sales made to friends and classmates at Sylane National School, where he attends.

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