Shoe­box stats:

Irish Examiner - Feelgood - - Feature -

So far, 1,633 schools have signed up to take part this year in Team Hope Shoe­box Ap­peal. 161 of th­ese schools are in Cork. Of the 264,636 shoe­boxes sent last year, 25,729 were col­lected in Cork. They trav­elled to chil­dren in Ukraine, Malawi, and Kosovo.

So far this year, Roscom­mon has the high­est per­cent­age of par­tic­i­pat­ing schools of any county, with over 60% of schools signed up.

35% of schools in Ire­land signed up to take part in 2017.

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