Join Johnny Brady on walk in Spain
via The Offaly Topic, July 13, 2017.
Fighting Blindness is a small charity with a big mission. It is working to find treatments and cures for sight loss in Ireland where over 246,000 people are affected by conditions such as age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Diabetic Retinopathy and Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP). Additionally, their Insight Counselling Centre provides a professional counselling service to people affected by sight loss and their families.
Fighting Blindness must raise 90% of their annual funding for their work, which is the reason they rely so much on the kindness and support of the community and companies nationwide. In an enormous effort to raise money Fighting Blindness are asking members of the public to join them and walkers from all over the world to discover Marbella on their VISION WALK this October.
You are invited to join Johnny Brady, Aileen Mallon, Vinnie Leech and others on this fabulous Walking Adventure.
The walk takes place from 10 to 16, October inclusive and the itinerary includes Aer Lingus flights Dublin/Malaga/Dublin, 4 Star Hotel accommodation in Marbella for six nights, transfers, gala dinner on final night and Registration for the four day daily walks. You can choose either a 5K, a 20K or for the very fit a 30K.
The walks take place daily through the countryside, nature trails and along the beach. It promises to be great fun, challenging and an opportunity to raise much needed funds for research into the cause of visual impairment.
“Please join with us for this fantastic, fun trip and we will give you every support to raise the necessary funds, 50% of which will go to Fighting Blindness. To book a deposit of 200.00 Euro is required and the full cost of the trip is 1800 Euros. Fundraising ideas and sponsorship cards will be given to all those who book.
Further information is available on www.FightingBlindness.ie or call Freddie on 086-8584144,” said Edenderry’s Johnny Brady.