MUSIC EVENT RAISES AN ASTONISHING €21,000 TO HELP NECRET WITH THE PURCHASE OF A LIFESAVING CANCER GENE SEQUENCING MACHINE

12 November 2015 No Comments by The Northern Standard

Local man Seamus McMahon organised an incredible music event in the Four Seasons Hotel in Monaghan on October 29th in aid of the North East Cancer Research and Education Trust who are fundraising to purchase a €160,000 gene sequencing cancer machine.

The support of the people in the northeast was truly amazing, the night was a collective mix of comedy and song, and a lot of fun was had by all.

The focus of the charity NECRET is to provide funding for activities that will improve the treatment and outcomes of people with cancer in North county Dublin and all of the North East. The HSE do fund cancer services, but NECRET provides additional funding to help keep cancer treatment services at the cutting edge.

Specifically, NECRET provides funding for: The Northeast cancer treatment day ward in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, and the further education of nursing and medical staff engaged in the treatment of people with cancer, and most importantly “cancer research”.

Cancer research is essential to improve the ability to successfully treat people with cancer and in the northeast region it….

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