NCBI open Munster’s only dedicated children’s charity shop in Limerick

first_imgDonal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Print LimerickNewsNCBI open Munster’s only dedicated children’s charity shop in LimerickBy Meghann Scully – November 8, 2019 664 WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Twitter Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash WhatsApp Advertisement Previous articleLimerick Post Show | November 8th 2019Next articleLimerick Jersey for New York Hurling Classic released Meghann Scully RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Email TAGScharitychildrenfashionKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick PostLimerick Post ShowNCBI Facebook Linda Hayes, Manager NCBI Limerick Store and Paul Saunders wearing his casual outfit chosen by the NCBI Staff.The National Council for the Blind Ireland (NCBI) is delighted to open Munster’s only dedicated children’s charity shop on William Street, Limerick.The store will be selling pre-loved clothes, buggies, cots and toys that are in good condition.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up They are also looking for donations of such items that they can then sell on in the shop and raise funds for the charity.Karen Meagher, Area Manager South West said “We are delighted to open a shop specifically to meet the needs of children. By supporting our NCBI shops, customers not only generate funds for our services including those dedicated to children and young people with sight loss but also our drive to support the environment through the re-use and recycling of fashion and furniture. With the run up to Christmas this shop couldn’t be opening at a better time.“We hope the NCBI store will become a cornerstone of the community as it has in so many other communities across the country. We are heartened to see the ongoing growth of our stores which in turn enable us to offer a suite of services to those who are blind or visually impaired.” she added.NCBI is the national sight loss organisation, working for people with sight loss.They provide practical and emotional support, rehabilitation services and other training designed to help people with sight loss to live independently and confidently. Linkedinlast_img read more

Bequette Tapped As USI Director Of Public Safety

first_imgSteve Bridges, University of Southern Indiana vice president for finance and administration, has tapped Steve Bequette as the USI director of public safety effective January 9, 2018. Bequette replaces current director of public safety Steve Woodall, who will retire from the University after 10 years of service.In his role, Bequette will be responsible for the security and safety of a diverse community of 15,000+ students, faculty, staff and visitors at USI. He will be the primary point of contact and liaison with external law enforcement agencies (local, state, federal) and emergency response organizations.Prior to his appointment, Bequette has served as assistant director at USI since 2009. He worked in the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Department for 34 years before joining USI, and has more than 12 years of experience in leading criminal investigations. Bequette is a 1980 graduate of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy and graduated from the FBI National Academy in 1998 with a focus in executive police management. He holds a bachelor’s degree in law enforcement from the University of Evansville.FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img read more