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Annual DIPG Awareness Event hosted by the Carbonear Volunteer Fire Department

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Today, May 17, 2024 was proclaimed Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) Awareness Day at the Town of Carbonear Regular Council Meeting this week.
This evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the John T Pike Fire Hall on Bannerman Street, the Carbonear Volunteer Fire Department are hosting their annual awareness event in memory of Trinity Ellsworth who lost her battle with DIPG in May of 2022.
Tammy and Edwin Ellsworth, a fire department family and parents of Trinity, are fundraising to purchase playground equipment for the Soper Avenue playground in memory of Trinity. The Carbonear Volunteer Fire Department will be selling hotdogs and drinks, as well as accepting donations towards this initiative.


May 17
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm