People Who Filled Up Trócaire Boxes During Lent Are Being Asked To Count Up The Loose Change And Send A Card Donation Instead

Donations are down due to Covid-19

The charity says some five million euro a year's collected normally, but the pandemic has meant it has had to postpone collections - tieing up 60 percent of its annual funding.

Last year, over 310,000 euro was raised in Cork for Trocaire's Lenten Appeal, two-thirds of which was donated using trocaire boxes.

Trócaire CEO Caoimhe de Barra says there are millions of people in the developing world who need their support:

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