MidWest Simon Seeks Help With Back To School Packs For Those In Need

MidWest Simon is calling on people in Clare to help them help others who are struggling to meet back to school costs.

The charity is preparing 4,500 packs of school supplies, with stationery including copies, pens and pencils, calculators and maths sets, for those in need.

The packs are offered to those who are already on their food programme and are now calling on individuals, groups and companies around the region to donate to them.


Jenny Walsh is the MidWest Simon Food Bank Coordinator and says families are under severe strain: