Category Archives: Charity

Old Ireland Was No Country For Women

Some poor Irish women of the past suffered much so we could own property, vote, earn a living and live the life we want. Thank-you brave ladies. We still have not got pay and promotion equality or even even representation … Continue reading

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7th Irish Red Head Convention 2016

The 7th Irish Red Head Convention took place this year in Crosshaven, 19th-21st and once again was a great success.Ireland has the second highest proportion of redheads at 10%, but up to 40% are believed to be carriers of the … Continue reading

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French law forbids food waste by supermarkets – Ireland Please Follow

Title: Food banks and other charities welcome law making large shops donate unsold food and stop spoiling items to deter foragers Author: Angelique Chrisafis, The Guardian Newspaper Full Text & Source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/feb/04/french-law-forbids-food-waste-by-supermarkets The Internet, Online, 15/08/2016 Sample Text: France has become … Continue reading

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Giving By Khalil Gibran

Then said a rich man, “Speak to us of Giving.” And he answered: You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. For what are your possessions but … Continue reading

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Christy Moore & High Hopes Choir Release Single

High Hopes Choir By RTE I saw this programme on Irish TV during Christmas. For the public, it put a human perspective on homelessness and each person had their own sad tale of real life living rough and addiction. It … Continue reading

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Beautiful Humanity

Title:Hundreds fed by charity at Christmas Day dinner Author: The Irish Times Full Text & Source: http://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/hundreds-fed-by-charity-at-christmas-day-dinner-1.2477457 The Internet, Online, 27/12/2015 Sample Text: Volunteers help to feed Christmas dinner to thousands of homeless and poor in Dublin. More than 350 … Continue reading

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Homelessness: A Crisis Beyond Crisis

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Well Done Cork Penney Dinners & The People Of Cork

Well done to the Brennan Brothers and the people of Cork for coming out to help revamp Cork Penney Dinners and cloth the homeless for Christmas. The Christmas edition of At Your Service was updating the old and inadequate premises … Continue reading

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Check This Out – U.C.C. To Hold Concert In Aid Of Charity..Please Support

Title: The good, the bad and the €400,000 for charity Author: Ireland, University College Cork Full Text & Source: http://www.ucc.ie/en/about/uccnews/fullstory-552698-en.html The Internet, Online, 21/6/2015 Sample Text: An incredible line-up awaits those keen to be serenaded at a movie-themed musical extravaganza … Continue reading

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What a sweet girl. She donated her Google prize money to pay for a baby’s operation

Title: Cork schoolgirl funds baby’s op with prize cash Author: Kelly O’Brien, The Examiner Full Text & Source: http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/cork-schoolgirl-funds-babys-op-with-prize-cash-320509.html The Internet, Online, 26/3/2015 Sample Text: A Cork schoolgirl is being hailed an “inspiration” after using €1,000 of prize money she … Continue reading

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Crosscare Food Bank

Crosscare Food Bank via Crosscare Food Bank. The Crosscare Foodbank is in operation since 1989. Many leading companies donate regular supplies of fresh and frozen food, cereals, soft drinks, and household goods to the Food Bank. The food bank prevents … Continue reading

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Irish Charities

Inside Irish Charities: Some Interesting Facts by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 8th June 2013 p.18 What do we know about Irish charities? 59,600 directors serve on the boards of Irish nonprofit companies. Board membership in the … Continue reading

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Spring Clean for Charity Sale

Originally posted on michelesadventuresabroad:
So today was the Spring Clean for Charity Sale in Cork at City Hall and it was an AMAZING shopping experience. It was very chaotic but that was all part of the fun. Imagine this: You…

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Meals charity reports 400% increase in cases –

Originally posted on misebogland:
A Cork-based charity that provides hot meals to people who cannot afford to feed themselves has seen a 400 per cent increase in the numbers availing of its services in the last 18 months. Cork Penny…

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Charity Santa Fun Run

Originally posted on KidAround Magazine UK:
Have you ever wanted to dress up as Santa and do a 3 or 5km run?  If the answer is yes, then now is your chance. The Santa Fun Run, consisting of a 3km…

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The Big C And Cork’s Answer To It

The Big C And Cork’s Answer To It : The Girls Club by Annette J Dunlea The Girls Club Cork is a voluntary cancer support group for women who have or have had cancer and their carers, families and friends. … Continue reading

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