'' How wonderful it is to be taking part, remembering Ben, and for all the children and families of Barretstown. Ben smiled throughout his 16 years and enriched so many lives. He passed away in 2015, but our strong bond of love and connection continues. We'll never be able to thank Barretstown enough for the time we spent there and the joy it gave to Ben and his little sister Ava.'' - Orla Wallace
Vhi Women's Mini Marathon
Join Barretstown Mum Orla Wallace and take on the Vhi Women's Mini Marathon on the 3rd of June to celebrate the life of her son Ben and help raise funds for children with serious illness. ...
How we will support you
Fundraising & Support
We are encouraging all participants to raise a minimum of €150 to help fund our life-changing programmes for children and families with serious illness. To help you reach your target, you can set up an online fundraising page or use the sponsorship cards from the FREE fundraising pack which is sent out once you register with us. You'll also receive training tips and advice. Please sign up today and join 35,000 other women for an amazing day out.
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