14 October 2022
£18,000 raised for Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI
The Law Society of Northern Ireland have helped raise £18,000 for Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI the only charity in Northern Ireland dedicated to blood cancer research.
The money was raised through a series of events held throughout the year involving members of the legal profession.
The President of the Law Society of Northern Ireland, Brigid Napier made the presentation of the cheque to Richard Buchanan, Chairman of Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI at the Patrick G Johnston Centre for Cancer Research on Friday 14th October 2022.
Speaking afterwards the President said:
"On behalf of the Law Society I am delighted to be handing over this cheque for £18,000 which I know will help support Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI who work tirelessly to improve outcomes and quality of life for blood cancer patients".
Richard Buchanan, Chairman of Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI commented
“Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI is grateful to the Law Society of Northern Ireland for helping to raise awareness of the work which we provide and for the money raised which will contribute to our ongoing laboratory research, education and clinical support”.