Special Olympics urge people to support ‘Can’t Stop Now’ appeal

People across the Shannonside Northern Sound region are being urged to support the Special Olympics Ireland’s ‘Can’t Stop Now’ appeal.

The charity had to cancel their face-to-face cash Collection Day which takes place in April each year and raises €500,000 to support the programme.

Can’t Stop Now has been running all week focuses on digital and text donations.

Alma Mannion, from Granlahan in Roscommon, is the Special Olympics Fundraising Coordinator for Connaught.

She explains how people can support the almost 8,000 athletes in Ireland.