St Vincent de Paul Annual Collection

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The annual Christmas appeal/collection will be taken up at Balla and Belcarra churches during the weekend of 11th/12th November.

Envelopes in which contributions may be enclosed are being distributed.

Please give as generously as possible.

If you wish to contribute online you can do so at

Trócaire Boxes 2017

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Trócaire boxes can be returned to ceremonies in

Belcarra on Holy Thursday at 8 pm and to the

Passion Liturgy in Balla at 8 pm on Good Friday.

Your support is much appreciated.

Read more about Trócaire’s Lenten campaign  and make a donation online here

Balla Secondary School & SVdP

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Balla Secondary School presents St Vincent de Paul
with food and money raised by Student Council. 

SVP Christmas food appeal and presentation of money raised by Student Council to Ms Patricia Flatley
(Balla, Belcarra, Mayo Abbey and Facefield Branch)

@trocaire 2016

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Remember you can bring your Trócaire box to

Mass in Balla on Thursday at 8 pm or to the service of

the Lord’s Passion in Belcarra on Friday at 8 pm.

Visit Trócaire here

Trócaire Lenten Campaign 2015

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Have you picked up your Trócaire box

from St Cronan’s or St Anne’s yet?

Click here to read more about Trócaire’s Lenten Campaign for 2015 or click here to learn how the traditional Trócaire cardboard box has gone digital.  The new Trócaire box mobile app is the first charity fundraising mobile app in the Republic of Ireland and was launched this week as part of Trócaire’s annual Lenten campaign.