Cheque presented to young Jake McGrath

Jake McGrath of Muff pictured in the children's ward of Letterkenny Hospital accepting a presentation cheque for �2024.90 from Helen Mitchell, Isobel McLaughlin and June McHugh.  Also pictured is Jake's sister Shannon McGrath.
Jake McGrath of Muff pictured in the children's ward of Letterkenny Hospital accepting a presentation cheque for �2024.90 from Helen Mitchell, Isobel McLaughlin and June McHugh. Also pictured is Jake's sister Shannon McGrath.

The family of a Muff teenager have thanked all those who attended a coffee morning, sponsored walk and bingo in Burt recently.

Young Jake recently accepted a presentation cheque for €2024.90 from Helen Mitchell, Isobel McLaughlin and June McHugh. in the children’s ward of Letterkenny Hospital. With him were his sister Shannon McGrath and his mother, Caroline . She and family with Helen, Isobel and June wish to extend a sincere thanks to all who attended the coffee morning, sponsored walk and bingo and all who gave donations to raise this very generous sum. Caroline has more than one special memory of this day, 24th September, because earlier, Jake spoke his first words since his accident to the delight of his family. Jake is understood to be “well on the road to recovery” and rehabilitation in the coming weeks will “hopefully” see him return to full health.