Life Style Sports, Exclusive Retail Partner of Munster Rugby have announced that they will be donating €28,000 to The Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation. The donation amount comes from the sales of Munster Rugby jerseys sold in their stores and online in the build-up to the festive period.
The donation offer period ran between November 1 and December 23 – and Life Style Sports are overwhelmed by the support that was received for the donation incentive. Munster Rugby fans are known for their big hearts, just like their team, and this was the perfect chance for them to show their support for both team and charity.
The Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation offers in home respite care and support to children with severe neurological development issues and their families up to the age of 5 years. The donation from Life Style Sports equates to 1,750 vital nursing hours for families that avail of Jack & Jill services each year. Jack and Jill CEO Carmel Doyle commented;
“We want to thank Life Style Sports, Munster Rugby and all those supporters who bought jerseys with a built in donation of €5 pre-Christmas. Your support has helped raise vital funds for specialist home nursing care hours for our families in Munster & across the country.”
Life Style Sports were delighted to make the official donation at Munster Rugby’s European clash with Ospreys in Thomond Park, which had a record crowd attendance. The cheque was presented by Senior Buyer for Life Style Sports David Reynolds to the Jack & Jill Munster Champions Una Quish and son Noah (3).