# charity - Today’s News
Three is the magic number.
# 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.
The programme will help hospitals in Zambia and Uganda.
# charity - Saturday 26 July, 2014
The Canadian revenue authority say that doing so would benefit people who are not already poor.
Religious belief, social mores, misinformation and a general mistrust of conventional medicine are all contributing to the spread of the deadly virus.
# charity - Friday 25 July, 2014
The Great Rocky Run is taking place in September and is seeking underdogs from all over the country to take part.
# charity - Saturday 19 July, 2014
With a bonus why would you ask an NFL player to tackle you question.
# charity - Friday 18 July, 2014
A number of the groups faced closure due to the loss of funding.
# charity - Thursday 17 July, 2014
# charity - Monday 14 July, 2014
Focus Ireland said that there has been a “stark increase” in the number of families becoming homeless in the last 18 months.
# charity - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Barnardos wants to know about the price of socks, PE clothes and tablets.
# charity - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
Raju the elephant was rescued last week by UK charity Wildlife SOS.
# charity - Sunday 6 July, 2014
Dozens of Irish people are set to cycle across Spain to raise vital funds for night nurses.
# charity - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
Quigley fights at the MGM Grand on July 12th.
# charity - Sunday 29 June, 2014
Irishman Philip Cavanagh chats to TheScore.ie while rowing a 2,100-mile journey across the Pacific Ocean.