Let's raise it up for Ríona

This is beautiful baby Ríona, born perfectly healthy and happy 12 weeks ago. Two weeks ago Ríona became very sick with a viral infection that caused her heart to fail.

She is currently in the wonderful care of the doctors and nurses at Crumlin's Children's Hospital.

Measures have now been put in place to transfer Ríona to The Freeman Hospital in Newcastle UK, where she can avail of their medical treatments and expertise in cardiac care.

This fundraiser seeks to raise vital funds to allow Elaine and Cormac to remain by baby Ríona's side, while she bravely fights and is well enough to come home to Ireland.  

Every little baby deserves to have their parents by their side while going through the toughest of times and we hope with your help we can make this happen. 

All prayers, good wishes and donations are greatly appreciated and if you feel comfortable, please share Ríona's story. Should donations exceed the funds required, it will be donated to all medical practices that helped Ríona on her journey. 

Go raibh míle maith agaibh 
  • Mary Shearin 
    • 50 € 
    • 26 mos
  • St. Declans National School 
    • 250 € 
    • 27 mos
  • julie anne cheung 
    • 10 € 
    • 30 mos
  • Connor Power 
    • 10 € 
    • 32 mos
  • Ann Noonan 
    • 100 € 
    • 34 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Sarah Cantwell 
Waterford, Ireland
Cormac O' Neill 
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