Well done and congratulations to Paddy Kelly from all at the De La Salle Scout Group on achieving the presidential Gold Gaisce award. Paddy received the prestigious award from President Mary McAleese on September 29th last following his achievements in a number of areas including his work in scouting as a leader in Donnybrook and Waterford as well as his representation of Scouting Ireland internationally. Paddy has also been a long term member of the Order of Malta and helped to establish their mobile health clinic as well as a clinic for homeless people in Dublin. Paddy who is a doctor and is currently working at Waterford Regional Hospital also completed a 90km hike in new Mexico at Philmont and finally learnt the martial art Shaolin in order to complete the award.
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