Christmas comes early for children’s ward

South Tipperary General Hospital (STGH) started their Christmas festivities early this week with the arrival of 300 Christmas annuals for the children’s ward.

South Tipperary General Hospital (STGH) started their Christmas festivities early this week with the arrival of 300 Christmas annuals for the children’s ward.

Folens are once again teaming up with Yoobyoo – CHI volunteers in over 25 children’s wards and departments across the country, including Clonmel, to spread some festive cheer in the lead up to Christmas through their popular annuals; Súgradh, Siamsa, Sonas and Spraoi.

Yoobyoo – CHI is a voluntary organisation working directly with children in hospitals to help them cope with illness and hospitalisation, and provides ongoing support to families. For over 40 years Yoobyoo – CHI has been committed to bringing both support and fun to sick children.

John Woods, Folens territory manager for Tipperary said; “We are delighted to make this donation to the children’s ward in South Tipperary General as a part of this campaign. Yoobyoo – CHI have a fantastic network of volunteers who help over 100,000 children across the country every year. We are delighted to help in anyway to bring some happiness to the children’s wards for Christmas, and our team will be distributing all 12,580 of our 100% Irish annuals across the country.