# charity - Today’s News
It’s exactly what you think it is, and male celebrities are ALL over it.
# charity - Yesterday’s News
Darren Hanniffy just came home from Liberia, where Ebola infections are DOUBLING every two weeks.
Charities give their take on it: “If your choice is not to give to a person, you should at least acknowledge them when they ask you a question.”
# charity - Tuesday 30 September, 2014
74,520 Irish people over the age of 65 are suffering enforced deprivation.
Irish people donated over €800 million to charitable organisations in 2012.
# charity - Saturday 27 September, 2014
Therapist Brenda Stack says getting rid of your clutter can be good for your mental and emotional wellbeing – not just for creating more space in your home.
# charity - Friday 26 September, 2014
The 12-hour sleep-out is aimed at raising funds to tackle rural homelessness.
Children’s charities are the most likely to receive money from people’s wills.
After escaping from an institution in Ireland, Christina went on to help children at risk in Vietnam and Mongolia.
# charity - Thursday 25 September, 2014
The situation was unveiled on Prime Time tonight.
# charity - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
Armagh great Steven McDonnell has come up with a brilliant fundraising idea.
They’d much prefer their funding back.
Don’t worry, though. It’s for charity.
# charity - Saturday 13 September, 2014
The swim is in memory of a family friend with epilepsy who died in 2010.
An event doing just that will be held in Dublin, Limerick and Cork on World Sight Day, October 9.
# charity - Friday 12 September, 2014
Column: Syria is the humanitarian tragedy of our generation, yet most people just shrug their shoulders
Massacres, hostage-taking, torture and sexual violence. These are the war crimes happening in Syria, yet why don’t we care, asks GOAL CEO Barry Andrews.
It’s all in aid of the Manchester Dogs’ Home, where 53 dogs were killed in a suspected arson attack.
# charity - Tuesday 9 September, 2014
There is still a chance to shine on spotlight on everyday heroes and heroines – on all fields of play.
The 13 new appointees to the board will all serve in a voluntary, unpaid capacity.
# charity - Thursday 4 September, 2014
… And there’s a lovely thank you video to all those who donated.
# charity - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
Alcohol Action Ireland is also calling for the introduction of minimum pricing to target binge drinking.
The charity said it would ‘never condone’ fundraising in this manner.
# charity - Friday 29 August, 2014
That’s a bucket load of cash.
# charity - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
Don’t worry though, it’s all for a great cause.
Everyone from Ben Affleck to George Bush have had a bucket of ice water chucked over them. Should our Taoiseach get involved?
Amelia and Ashley have both had the trip of a lifetime thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
# charity - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
The Make-a-Wish Charity granted 210 wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses last year… but the charities scandals are having an impact on funds.
Everyone and their granny are chucking buckets of ice water over each other. Have you?
# charity - Monday 25 August, 2014
The clogged-up Facebook feeds have been worth it.
# charity - Saturday 23 August, 2014
‘I feel like an iPhone with 1% battery’ – Sean Buckley on running, swimming and cycling 2,000km for charity
Buckley and his friend, James Colbert, have set a target of raising €500,000 through the Endurance Challenge.
# charity - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Kerry native Mike Griffin got signatures from some incredible players and now is auctioning the jersey off for charity.
Today is World Humanitarian Day and Oxfam Ireland are calling for help.
# charity - Sunday 17 August, 2014
While sitting in a beautiful swimming pool, obvs.
# charity - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
This Brian Boru crown was made with unwanted gold and silver – and will raise money for cancer research
The crown will be displayed at the Dublin Horse Show this week.
# charity - Friday 1 August, 2014
Dr Alex von Kriegsheim based at UCD will investigate the role a small protein called ‘ISG15’ plays.
# charity - Thursday 31 July, 2014
An American doctor who contracted the disease is said to have made a slight recovery.
# charity - Monday 28 July, 2014
This is the third successful prosecution by CER this year.
James Colbert and Sean Buckley were spurred into action following the sad passing of John Buckley, Sean’s father.
# charity - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Dr Kent Brantly had been working to contain the outbreak, which has killed more than 660 people already.