Tickets for his year’s annual Christmas Samaritans concert in the Franciscan Friary, Athlone are selling fast. Taking place on Thursday December 12 this year’s event is sponsored by Athlone Credit Union.
CEO of Athlone Credit Union, Michael Dillon, said “The board of Athlone Credit Union Limited are pleased to be associated with what has become, over the years, one of the musical highlights of the year in Athlone. The board are especially happy to support the Samaritans with their local, voluntary, and self-help ethos. The Samaritans continue to provide an invaluable support service for individuals in the local community, particularly in times of economic uncertainty.”
The Samaritans are delighted with this sponsorship which will significantly add to the proceeds of the concert - one of their most important fundraising events in the year. It helps them meet the costs of running the branch which includes telephone, heat, light, advertising, insurance, and more.
This year’s concert will feature an appearance by the Athlone Pipe Band.
The concert will be held in the Franciscan Friary, Athlone on Thursday December 12 at 8pm and tickets are priced at €10.