Fundraising scam in Shannon

Fundraising scam in Shannon


Individuals are claiming to be raising money on behalf of Clare Youth Service.

Homeowners in Shannon are being urged to keep vigilant in relation to a fundraising scam.

Reports circulated on Saturday morning of individuals travelling door to door looking for money in aid of the Clare Youth Service. The group was quick to come forward when word spread of this.

CEO of Clare Youth Services Margaret Slattery told The Clare Herald “Clare Youth Service are not collecting funds door to door in Shannon. We do not raise funds in this manner.

“Should someone come to your door claiming to be raising funds for Clare Youth Service please report this to the Garda Station in Shannon or contact Clare Youth Service through messaging our Facebook Page”.

Shannon Garda Station can be contacted on 061 365 900.