City Colts make major donation to Altnagelvin staff

Sat, 20/06/2020 - 10:07 -- Editor

City of Colts FC have held a virtual concert to raise money for staff at Altnagelvin Hospital.

Geraldine McKay, Director of Acute Hospitals at the Western Health and Social Care Trust (Western Trust) gratefully acknowledges a generous donation of £2,770 from City Colts FC to the staff of Altnagelvin Hospital.

Geraldine said: “On behalf of the staff at Altnagelvin Hospital, I would like to thank everyone who contributed to this wonderful fundraising event. We are incredibly humbled by the local community for their continued support and generosity during this Covid-19 Pandemic, it is very much appreciated. Thank you all so very much!”

During Lockdown, City Colts FC players Ciaran Stevenson, Gary Curran, Simon Doherty and John T Doherty took part in an online night of live music to entertain Club members and at the same time raise funds for hospital staff. Thank you to the musicianship of John T and generosity of Club players, their families and friends who donated on the JustGiving page throughout the evening.