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Marie Curie thanks the people of Inverness

By Imogen James

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Fundraising in Inverness Morrisons.
Fundraising in Inverness Morrisons.

End-of-life charity Marie Curie issues a 'big thank you' to the people of Inverness after its successful Great Daffodil Appeal.

The appeal, held every March, asks people to donate to the charity and wear a daffodil pin to spread awareness of the charity.

The funds help to provide vital care and support to people living with a terminal illness.

This years launch was marked with a daffodil artwork created with tea lights.

Jillian Walker, Marie Curie community fundraiser in Inverness, said: "We were forced to cancel our public collections for the past two years due to the pandemic, so we are even more grateful for the amazing support from shoppers and volunteers at Morrisons, Inverness this year.

"Their generosity means we raised a fantastic amount for this year’s Great Daffodil Appeal. Too many people don’t get the care and support they need at the end of their lives, but together we can change that.”

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