Sligo Ladies Gaelic Football Association (LGFA) and AbbVie recently
announced a three-year sponsorship at the company’s Manorhamilton Road
facility in Sligo.
The arrangement will see the AbbVie logo appear on the senior
ladies’ football team jerseys until the end of the 2022. AbbVie also
sponsors of the Sligo men’s county GAA Senior, U-21 and Junior
football team jerseys.
Many of the company’s 400-plus Sligo employees are currently
involved in GAA and the LGFA or have previously played the sport at
This new sporting partnership further underscores the company’s
support of local communities and sports organisations, whilst
demonstrating a firm commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion
(ED&I) practices, both inside and outside of the organisation.
AbbVie’s new partnership with the Sligo LGFA also means that it is
now the only multinational pharmaceutical company in Ireland to
support an inter-county team, regardless of gender.