There was a large turnout for the official opening of NCBI’s latest retail offering in Leixlip.
Staff and volunteers worked hard preparing the premises at Unit 3, laying on refreshments for the assembled guests and avid shoppers . These included local Fianna Fail TD Frank O’ Rourke and local Parish Priest, Fr. John who blessed the shop.
For his part Frank O’ Rourke commended the services offered by the NCBI ,saying that the 2,112 people with sight loss in the county are well served by the organisation. He said that the money spent in the nationwide network of NCBI shops is an integral and vital part of its fundraising efforts.
The opening of the Leixlip shops brings to 8 the number of NCBI shops in Co. Kildare.