O’Dempsey’s GAA club were part of the 2014 Intel Matching Grant Scheme which this year saw them receive funding in the amount of over €3,700. The programme aims to encourage Intel employees to engage in outreach and volunteerism to make their communities a better place by supporting employees’ giving their time and talent to qualified non–profits organisations and schools. After a minimum of 20 hours has been accrued by Intel employees volunteering at a school or qualified non–profit organisation, a donation or “match” will be triggered from the Intel Foundation.
Rath/Ballybrittias Parish Priest, Fr Jack Walsh celebrates the diamond jubilee (60th) anniversary of his ordination. In honour of there will be an opportunity to venerate the relicry of the Little Flower St Therese on Friday, June 19 in the Church of the Sacred Heart, Rath from early afternoon.
Killenard Horse & Pony Racing June 21. Sponsoring O’Dempsey’s GAA at Hermitage Cross, Ballybrittas 9 race card. First race 1pm. Local race for Cobs under 14.2 and local horse race over 14.2. Admission €10/€20.