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Dublin: 9 °C Monday 27 April, 2015

#Charity

# charity - Today’s News

From The42 A giant pair of balls took part in Sunday’s London Marathon Unbelievable Jeff

A giant pair of balls took part in Sunday’s London Marathon

Lots of people were quite amused at the sight.

# charity - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge A giant pair of balls has just run the London Marathon Mr Testicles
From The42 The Wings For Life app is the perfect tool to help you get fit Final Preparations

The Wings For Life app is the perfect tool to help you get fit

There is just a week to go until the big day and we’ve got a great way to assist your training.

# charity - Thursday 23 April, 2015

From The42 Paul McGrath raised €400 for charity by auctioning off his Second Captains t-shirt Auction

Paul McGrath raised €400 for charity by auctioning off his Second Captains t-shirt

The former Ireland international raised the money for A Buddy for Nicole.

# charity - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From The42 32 counties, a whole lot of GAA stars and 5 charities benefit in this great sports travel video Great Cause

32 counties, a whole lot of GAA stars and 5 charities benefit in this great sports travel video

It was all in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and the five official GAA charities of 2014.

# charity - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Famous Irish sons pay tribute to their amazing dads

It’s being put in a book in aid of the Irish Hospice Foundation.

# charity - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Since Margaret’s son died in Crumlin, she’s raised €1.25m for the hospital

Michael was just one year old when he passed away in 1986.

# charity - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

‘Dragging myself out of bed on cold mornings, I wonder if I’m mad – but it’s for a good cause’

Ever fancied cycling cross-country from Kildare to Galway? It’s not always easy but you’ll raise much-needed funds (and have serious craic).

# charity - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend’s wedding Miles And Miles

Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend’s wedding

They’re doing it all for charity, because they’re great sports.

From The Daily Edge Thousands of people wore yellow yesterday to support this sick little boy Wear Yellow For Seth

Thousands of people wore yellow yesterday to support this sick little boy

Seth Lane was born without an immune system, and asked people to wear yellow to cheer him up.

# charity - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Irish people were feeling super generous last year

With the economy on the up charities are beginning to reap the benefits

# charity - Monday 16 March, 2015

A lorry full of donations for Chernobyl children was trashed in Kilkenny

A person has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

# charity - Sunday 15 March, 2015

How do you fix a country where a 6-year-old has his hand chopped off for good luck?

The president has described a spate of killings and maimings as an embarrassment.

# charity - Saturday 14 March, 2015

From Irish orphanage to saving lives in Vietnam: The inspirational Christina Noble Documentary This post contains videos

From Irish orphanage to saving lives in Vietnam: The inspirational Christina Noble

A new movie explores Noble’s life, and how she has helped thousands of children.

# charity - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dermot O’Leary danced for 24 hours straight for charity and won everyone’s hearts Comic Relief

Dermot O’Leary danced for 24 hours straight for charity and won everyone’s hearts

Dermot O’Leary = the soundest man in television. FACT.

# charity - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From The42 Jamie Carragher and Steven Gerrard troll former team-mates and opponents alike Fantasy Football

Jamie Carragher and Steven Gerrard troll former team-mates and opponents alike

And they’re going to have to play alongside them later this month.

# charity - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Two Trinity students win Jailbreak challenge by making it to Slovenia with no money

Over €58,000 has been raised for charity.

# charity - Friday 6 March, 2015

Lots of Irish people wore their pyjamas to work today – here’s the heart-warming reason why

Here’s a hint: it wasn’t just for comfort reasons.

# charity - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

This soup kitchen wants to make Communion easier for struggling families

Cork Penny Dinners is giving away all the gear for free.

# charity - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

People are complaining about this pig who’s just trying to raise money for children

‘Crackling Rosie’ will be auctioned off in a few weeks to raise money for children who have suffered brain damage.

# charity - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From The42 Cool runnings: Why Irishman Gary Seery is taking on one of the world’s toughest marathons North Pole Marathon

Cool runnings: Why Irishman Gary Seery is taking on one of the world’s toughest marathons

The Dubliner is hoping to raise €42,000 for Habitat for Humanity.

# charity - Monday 2 February, 2015

# charity - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Guinness, Visa debit cards, and Michelle Mulherin: The week in numbers

Plus: How many people use Facebook every month?

# charity - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Many of us had €12.50 to spare over Christmas

And two out of three of you gave more than you did in 2013.

# charity - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Fears that deaths by suicide rose over Christmas period

Calls to Console’s helpline rose by one third over the festive season.

# charity - Monday 12 January, 2015

Lives reduced to rubble: Remembering the Haiti earthquake five years on

More than 220,000 people lost their lives in the disaster.

# charity - Friday 26 December, 2014

Those new Christmas socks you don’t want? Someone else could use them

A number of charities are seeking donations.

# charity - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Here’s a video of Enda Kenny reading The Night Before Christmas Console This post contains videos

# charity - Monday 22 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s George Clooney in the totally bizarre Downton Abbey charity special Downton Abbey

Here’s George Clooney in the totally bizarre Downton Abbey charity special

Clooney is the master of Downton, and nothing makes sense.

# charity - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From The42 A Nottingham Forest player is rocking the Abel Xavier look to raise money for cystic fibrosis Beard Envy

A Nottingham Forest player is rocking the Abel Xavier look to raise money for cystic fibrosis

Danny Fox is sporting a spectacularly dyed beard.

# charity - Friday 19 December, 2014

From Business ETC No loose change? Simon Community accepting donations using contactless payments Payment

No loose change? Simon Community accepting donations using contactless payments

It is the first charity in Ireland to use this form of on-street donation.

# charity - Thursday 18 December, 2014

“The true meaning of Christmas”: Children from Chernobyl arrived in Ireland today Heartwarming This post contains videos

“The true meaning of Christmas”: Children from Chernobyl arrived in Ireland today

The children, who come from impoverished backgrounds and state-run institutions in Belarus, are being flown to Ireland by Adi Roche’s Chernobyl Children International (CCI).

These men are not fire fighters – but they’re not scamming you

The men were selling fire fighter calendars for Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital today.

# charity - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

French company donates €100,000 to house homeless people in Dublin

Two charities today have called in the government to overhaul the rental system to keep people in their homes.

# charity - Monday 15 December, 2014

Opinion: The simple, powerful gesture you can make to balance the sadness of the past week

Anyone who keeps up with current affairs in Ireland would be hard-pressed to find a smile these days. I’ve decided what I need to do to change things – if even in a small way.

# charity - Friday 12 December, 2014

Want to give to Irish charities this Christmas? Here are 8 easy ways

You get something small in return.

# charity - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Opinion: We can’t let bad charities sour us on doing good this Christmas

Giving to those in need is a special thing in a world where so much indifference and evil is given free rein; we cannot allow bad apples to shake our faith in good.

# charity - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Why is Ireland so good at foreign aid? The Famine

Seriously. According to the OECD, anyway.

# charity - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Síle Seoige’s Christmas charity single is beating Taylor Swift on iTunes Maybe This Christmas

Síle Seoige’s Christmas charity single is beating Taylor Swift on iTunes

Kind of. Shake THAT off, Taylor.

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