CollectionAda Lewis Winter Distress Fund

Ada Lewis Hill, widow of financier and philanthropist Samuel Hill, left £1,000 in her will, the proceeds of which were to be distributed among charitable organisations in Dublin regardless of denomination. No payments are meade to individuals. Records comprise of:
Minute Book, 1909-1987

Abstract Book, 1931-1987, A list of the donations made in December,1987 is appended to the list:

The 30 recipients include:

Dublin Jewish Board of Guardians

Dublin Simon Community

Sisters of Charity

Holy Family Social Services

Sick and Indigent Roomkeepers' Association

Guild of the Little Flower

St Clare's Children's Home

Daughters of Charity, North William Street

Women's Aid

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CommentThe information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archive. The lists were compiled by archive staff and we are grateful for their assistance. It must be remembered that due to time constraints, not all items in this repository were examined individually.