PICTURES | Over €2,000 raised for Temple Street at Longford girl Maliyah's Family Fun Day

Big event raised awareness for sepsis

Jessica Thompson

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Jessica Thompson

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Longford Wanderers FC Grounds on Saturday, September 7, were filled with families who came along to celebrate the sixth birthday of Sepsis survivor, Maliyah Stokes.

Maliyah's Dress Up and Family Fun Day raised €2027.50 in total for Temple Street, while also getting the word out about sepsis and the dangers of missing the signs and symptoms of this life-threatening illness.

Read more: Longford girl Maliyah’s miraculous sepsis recovery