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# donation - Saturday 13 September, 2014

More than £1 million floods in to support dog shelter destroyed by blaze
# Manchester
# Manchester

More than £1 million floods in to support dog shelter destroyed by blaze

Sep 13th 2014, 11:46 AM 8,069 Views 41 Comments

The fire claimed the lives of 53 animals and a 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with it.

# donation - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

'Drop in donations means we can't grant as many kids' wishes'
# Make A Wish
# Make A Wish

'Drop in donations means we can't grant as many kids' wishes'

Aug 26th 2014, 11:40 AM 9,919 Views 51 Comments

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.

# donation - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Union donates €10,000 to Greyhound workers support fund
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Union donates €10,000 to Greyhound workers support fund

Jul 22nd 2014, 3:40 PM 6,216 Views 42 Comments

Unite’s regional secretary said the move shows that the SIPTU workers have the support of the entire trade union movement.

# donation - Saturday 31 May, 2014

'I take one less slice of bread for lunch' - how Irish children deal with recession
# Every Little Helps
# Every Little Helps

'I take one less slice of bread for lunch' - how Irish children deal with recession

May 31st 2014, 7:37 PM 25,562 Views 72 Comments

Last week Childline said its service deals not just with abuse children, but with children who are worried about the recession and how it’s impacted on their families.

# donation - Thursday 29 May, 2014

More transplants than ever were carried out in Ireland last year
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

More transplants than ever were carried out in Ireland last year

May 29th 2014, 9:37 AM 4,797 Views 22 Comments

However, the HSE said there is still a need for more organ donations.

# donation - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

'We've told children we're here for them 24/7 - if charity crisis continues we won't be'
# Childline
# Childline

'We've told children we're here for them 24/7 - if charity crisis continues we won't be'

May 27th 2014, 10:54 PM 9,185 Views 36 Comments

Ahead of the charity’s AGM in Dublin today, the ISPCC said it is now at breaking point and could be forced to close Childline at night – when children need them most.

# donation - Sunday 25 May, 2014

There was "a little Machiavelli twist" in Shatter's decision to donate severance pay
# Jack And Jill
# Jack And Jill

There was "a little Machiavelli twist" in Shatter's decision to donate severance pay

May 25th 2014, 1:55 PM 17,046 Views 50 Comments

The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation’s CEO has said he doesn’t believe the government would have used the money wisely.

# donation - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Fine Gael's 'no expenses' candidate uses Seanad envelopes to send out leaflets
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Fine Gael's 'no expenses' candidate uses Seanad envelopes to send out leaflets

May 21st 2014, 4:15 PM 13,170 Views 57 Comments

Council hopeful Noel Rock has admitted using €60 worth of Oireachtas stationery to distribute leaflets despite his high-profile ‘no expenses’ pledge.

# donation - Monday 5 May, 2014

Comedian John Bishop donates £96k to Hillsborough Family Support Group
# JFT 96
From The42
# JFT 96

Comedian John Bishop donates £96k to Hillsborough Family Support Group

May 5th 2014, 4:54 PM 9,210 Views 14 Comments

The well-known Liverpool fan says he is hoping to help bring a resolution for families of the victims.

# donation - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Doctors: Punishing parents using commercial surrogacy services won't benefit anyone
# Think Of The Children
# Think Of The Children

Doctors: Punishing parents using commercial surrogacy services won't benefit anyone

Apr 9th 2014, 1:53 PM 7,557 Views 76 Comments

Proposals in new legislation to enforce penalties for this would likely be unenforceable anyway, they said.

Poll: Should sperm, egg and embryo donors be paid expenses?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should sperm, egg and embryo donors be paid expenses?

Apr 9th 2014, 9:58 AM 7,347 Views 41 Comments

A new bill will allow for payments to surrogate mothers but doctors have said these donors should also be paid expenses. What do you think?

# donation - Friday 24 January, 2014

Women's Aid accepts donation from man who beat up girlfriend
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

Women's Aid accepts donation from man who beat up girlfriend

Jan 24th 2014, 3:30 PM 16,286 Views 66 Comments

Women’s Aid say the €5,000 will be used to cover legal fees for women who are unable to pay themselves.

# donation - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

The government is giving €1 million to charities this Christmas
# Donations
# Donations

The government is giving €1 million to charities this Christmas

Dec 17th 2013, 6:53 PM 7,413 Views 56 Comments

The donations to three different charities were approved at Cabinet today.

# donation - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Man walks the streets giving $100 to homeless people
# Giving
From The Daily Edge
# Giving

Man walks the streets giving $100 to homeless people

Oct 16th 2013, 3:35 PM 2,315 Views 2 Comments

Pay it forward.

# donation - Monday 19 August, 2013

Over €4 million left to Trócaire in wills last year
# Charity
# Charity

Over €4 million left to Trócaire in wills last year

Aug 19th 2013, 9:49 AM 4,559 Views 19 Comments

Overall the charity’s income was down 10 per cent as it said it continues to be impacted by the difficult economic climate.

# donation - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Senator stands over his Seanad recall 'stunt' comment
# Seanad Recall
# Seanad Recall

Senator stands over his Seanad recall 'stunt' comment

Aug 8th 2013, 6:19 PM 7,685 Views 19 Comments

Fine Gael’s Colm Burke had criticised fellow senator, Fianna Fáil’s Mark Daly, for his action over organ donations legislation.

# donation - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Facebook campaigns have the power to 'dramatically boost' organ donation
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

Facebook campaigns have the power to 'dramatically boost' organ donation

Jun 18th 2013, 6:45 AM 3,192 Views 5 Comments

A campaign in the US last year resulted in a 21-fold increase in registration.

# donation - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

NFL player to donate money for every catch, dropped pass to Boston fund
# Boston Marathon
From The42
# Boston Marathon

NFL player to donate money for every catch, dropped pass to Boston fund

Apr 16th 2013, 1:32 PM 2,073 Views 6 Comments

Hopefully Danny Amendola catches lots of passes for the Pats this season.

# donation - Monday 25 March, 2013

NUIG receives €1 million donation for scholarship and access programme
# Donation
# Donation

NUIG receives €1 million donation for scholarship and access programme

Mar 25th 2013, 1:50 PM 5,021 Views 4 Comments

NUIG’s president says the funding will mean that “talented students facing financial challenges” will be able to receive education.

# donation - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Organisation in Dublin launches campaign to reduce street begging
# Begging
# Begging

Organisation in Dublin launches campaign to reduce street begging

Jan 31st 2013, 2:37 PM 10,328 Views 107 Comments

The Dublin City Business Improvement District is encouraging people to place donations in new ‘giving boxes’ instead of directly to people begging.

# donation - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Women's Aid warns Christmas stress can trigger domestic abuse
# Domestic Abuse
# Domestic Abuse

Women's Aid warns Christmas stress can trigger domestic abuse

Dec 19th 2012, 3:09 PM 4,017 Views 17 Comments

The organisation said there is in increase during the holidays in direct abuse against children.

# donation - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Mrs Brown's Christmas dinners: Hundreds to benefit from O'Carroll's donation
# Christmas Dinner
# Christmas Dinner

Mrs Brown's Christmas dinners: Hundreds to benefit from O'Carroll's donation

Dec 12th 2012, 7:30 AM 12,229 Views 44 Comments

For the second year in a row, Brendan O’Carroll has donated turkey and ham vouchers to St Vincent de Paul in the Dublin region to help families this Christmas.

# donation - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Anonymous donor leaves €2.5m to the Irish Cancer Society
# Generosity
# Generosity

Anonymous donor leaves €2.5m to the Irish Cancer Society

Dec 5th 2012, 12:25 PM 6,157 Views 24 Comments

The money was given in 2011 on the condition that the donor was to remain anonymous.

# donation - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

More than half of ISPCC staff take unpaid leave
# ISPCC
# ISPCC

More than half of ISPCC staff take unpaid leave

Aug 15th 2012, 12:18 PM 6,492 Views 18 Comments

The charity said it is €500,000 behind target despite salary cuts across the board this year.

# donation - Monday 30 July, 2012

Opening ceremony hospital beds to be donated to Tunisia
# London 2012
# London 2012

Opening ceremony hospital beds to be donated to Tunisia

Jul 30th 2012, 10:05 AM 6,315 Views 6 Comments

The 320 beds will have all lights and wiring removed before they are donated to hospitals in Tunisia.

# donation - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

E-Voting machines finally put to use
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

E-Voting machines finally put to use

Jul 11th 2012, 3:55 PM 14,795 Views 24 Comments

The company which bought and scrapped the machines has donated €10,000 to charity.

# donation - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Fine Gael TD gives half of his salary to local school to employ teacher
# Education Cuts
# Education Cuts

Fine Gael TD gives half of his salary to local school to employ teacher

Jun 26th 2012, 7:00 AM 13,452 Views 96 Comments

Brendan Griffin has set up an arrangement to give half of his salary to Fybough National School in his Kerry South constituency after it lost a teacher due to education cuts.

# donation - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Case closed: Woman claims cash in curtains donated to Barnardos
# Curtain Call
# Curtain Call

Case closed: Woman claims cash in curtains donated to Barnardos

Jun 7th 2012, 6:00 PM 10,947 Views 20 Comments

A sum of cash was discovered inside curtains donated to the children’s charity and a public appeal was issued yesterday.

# donation - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Barnardos appeals to curtains donor after cash discovery
# Cash Curtains
# Cash Curtains

Barnardos appeals to curtains donor after cash discovery

Jun 5th 2012, 11:07 AM 5,956 Views 12 Comments

Charity shop in Rathmines are trying to contact woman who recently donated curtains which contained a quantity of cash.

# donation - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Government commits €50k to rehabilitate former child soldiers
# Irish Aid
# Irish Aid

Government commits €50k to rehabilitate former child soldiers

Jun 3rd 2012, 8:00 AM 1,868 Views 10 Comments

The Minister of State Joe Costello announced the funding on a visit to Sierra Leone yesterday.

# donation - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Charity wants Ó Snodaigh's spent ink cartridges to raise funds
# Inkgate
# Inkgate

Charity wants Ó Snodaigh's spent ink cartridges to raise funds

Feb 28th 2012, 6:20 PM 6,252 Views 94 Comments

The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation says it could use the €50,000 worth of spent printer cartridges to raise funds for brain damaged children.

# donation - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Nursing home finds gun in donated piano
# Donation
From The Daily Edge
# Donation

Nursing home finds gun in donated piano

Feb 21st 2012, 8:45 PM 5,045 Views 3 Comments

The gun was only discovered years after the piano had been donated.

# donation - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Google donates €1million to Ireland's Science Gallery
# Google Gives Back
# Google Gives Back

Google donates €1million to Ireland's Science Gallery

Dec 14th 2011, 1:25 PM 2,444 Views 16 Comments

The gift is part of over $100 million donated by the internet company to organisations around the world in 2011.

# donation - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Japan: Anonymous donor leaves 10 million yen in public bathroom
# Japan
# Japan

Japan: Anonymous donor leaves 10 million yen in public bathroom

Sep 29th 2011, 2:38 PM 1,022 Views 6 Comments

The cash, which was accompanied by an unsigned note, was donated to tsunami disaster victims – but concerns have been raised about the donor, who wrote they had “no future”.

# donation - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Ó Cuív unable to donate severance pay to Fianna Fáil
# Donation
# Donation

Ó Cuív unable to donate severance pay to Fianna Fáil

May 12th 2011, 3:12 PM 2,149 Views 0 Comments

The former government minister Éamon Ó Cuív was unable to donate his ministerial severance pay package to the party who could “badly do with it at present”.

# donation - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Rhinos fine Bailey over tsunami comments
# Apology
From The42
# Apology

Rhinos fine Bailey over tsunami comments

Mar 22nd 2011, 12:38 PM 331 Views 0 Comments

The Leeds Rhinos prop has issued a statement apologising for insensitive remarks made on Facebook.