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Funds for Fionn is a trust set up to raise funds for Fionn O'Longaigh who suffers from Duchennes Muscular Dystrophy

Funds for Fionn

The O'Longaigh's home urgently requires significant modification in order to make it wheel...

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10 year old Fionn O’Longaigh is the son of Padraig and Roma O’Longaigh and brother of Donnacha, Ailbhe and Caoimhe.
Fionn was diagnosed with Duchennes Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) in 2015. This is an aggressive muscle wasting illness and since Fionn’s diagnosis he has
become wheelchair dependant. The prognosis is grim, Fionn’s muscles will continue to deteriorate and within a short time Fionn will be confined to an
electronic wheelchair and will require 24 hour care.

Fionn is a bright and intelligent fourth class student. He is an avid sports fan and Barcelona is his favourite football team. He loves to wear sports jerseys and he has...

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Supporters

22
14-07-2017

Gary Swan

100.00
10-07-2017

Áine Óg

50.00
19-06-2017

Sean McDermott

100.00
15-06-2017

Anonymous

I was in college with Padraig, I hope this helps toward your target.

250.00
02-06-2017

Anonymous

best of luck to all with the VHI Women's mini marathon!

50.00
01-06-2017

Mary C

About the Cause

Funds for Fionn
The O'Longaigh's home urgently requires significant modification in order to make it wheelchair accessible. The work required includes converting a room downstairs into a bedroom suitable for his disability, installation of a full sized wet-room to take him to adulthood, knocking down internal walls, widening of doorways & installation of ramps. The bedroom & wet-room also need re-enforced ceilings to accommodate a hoist & tracking system will be required in the future...