Anam Cara Annual Fundraising Lunch at Saba

Posted on: December 11 2018

Anam Cara Annual Fundraising Lunch at Saba

Anam Cara, the national organisation commemorated 10 years of supporting bereaved parents throughout Ireland at their annual Fundraising lunch in Saba which is sponsored by Saba, 26-28 Clarendon Street, Dublin 2.

Supporting this special lunch, were some well-known faces this year including Gillian Quinn and Brian Ormonde. A great day was had by all.

This year, Catriona Clutterbuck spoke movingly about her only child Emily, aged 11) who died suddenly at Camogie practice in 2013, and how Anam Cara helped her and her husband Nic through the early and very tough times.

Sharon Vard CEO Anam Cara commented ‘sadly there are many parents in Ireland who have experienced the death of their only child or children, an unimaginable loss. Anam Cara recognises they need their own forum a place where they can connect with other mothers or fathers who are living with no surviving Children’ Vard continues  ‘Anam Cara is now providing this support’