By Dean Egan.
The Solas Cancer Support Centre in Waterford has received confirmation of a funding boost.
6 charities will share a pot of €300,000 from the permanent TSB community fund.
Solas topped the poll nationally following a public vote.
Speaking to Beat news, manager Tracy McDaid says they're delighted with the news:
"We're absolutely thrilled to hear that we're one of 6 charities nationally that have been awarded funds"
"It's just a huge vote of confidence in the service, and a huge injection of funds to help us support clients effected by cancer in the South East."