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Sunday 10 December 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# generosity

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Over €300,000 raised for CF Ireland through 65 Roses fundraising efforts
The 65 Roses fundraising campaign would usually see community-hosted events take place across the country.
Christmas FM raises €412,000 for Barretstown children's charity
The original goal of €250,000 was well surpassed.
Neymar's penalty gesture for Cavani a 'symbol' of PSG's team spirit
Thomas Tuchel was delighted to see the unity in his Paris Saint-Germain team last night.
Raheem Sterling buys 550 FA Cup semi-final tickets for kids from his old school
The Man City star has decided to give something back to the community that helped form him.
'It was really touch and go': Eight-week-old pup given life saving surgery following public donations
“We realised we were dealing with a very life threatening condition.”
'I can let him shoot... It's good for his confidence'
Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang passed up a hat-trick penalty to boost Alexandre Lacazette’s morale.
Dortmund star the latest to join Juan Mata in donating 1% of salary to charity
Shinji Kagawa has signed up for ex-Manchester United team-mate’s initiative.
'I can walk a little taller': Radio listeners donate €15k to woman at risk of losing home
The woman is in arrears of €28,000 and was facing repossession.
Brendan O'Carroll donates €32,000 to family of pregnant crash victim
The woman’s baby survived the crash and was born premature at 32 weeks.
Brendan O'Carroll will give 2,500 families their Christmas Day dinner
He has donated vouchers for turkey and ham to the St Vincent de Paul.
Many of us had €12.50 to spare over Christmas
And two out of three of you gave more than you did in 2013.
Celtic star offers to buy Xmas gifts for 5-year-old whose house was burgled
Thieves stole thousands of pounds as well as a Ford car from the home of Hearts fan Michael Wright.
Steven Naismith buys tickets to Everton games for unemployed fans
The Scottish international want to bring ‘joy to many people’.
Laurent Koscielny is spending £600,000 on a flailing accordion factory
The building, which was founded in 1919, is located in Correze, the star’s home town.
Dublin supermarket's Butchers in the Buff calendar raises a small fortune for charity
JC Savage’s in Swords are delighted to have reached their target.
10 things to remind you that people are actually generous
Forget about this Budget day doom and gloom, and remember why you have faith in humanity.
Bubba Watson bought chipotle for over 60 people last night
The American golfer is renowned for being somewhat eccentric.
Anonymous donor leaves €2.5m to the Irish Cancer Society
The money was given in 2011 on the condition that the donor was to remain anonymous.
Paul Newman fan leaves €7 million to Barretstown
The Kildare charity, founded by the Hollywood legend, provides fun camps to children with serious illnesses.
Tragic death of marathon runner inspires over $1 million in donations
The sudden death of Claire Squires led to considerable funds being provided by a number of people.
Limavady United prepared to take Tevez off City's hands
The Northern Irish minnows “would be perfectly willing to take Mr. Tevez on loan for the rest of the season”.
Golfer Ross Fisher donates to Kerry General
Golfer Ross Fisher has pledged to donate €20,000 to Kerry General Hospital after his young son was treated there during the recent Discover Ireland Irish Open.
YouTube top 10: because the rain just won't stop
The Irish summer got you trapped inside? Here’s some YouTube gold to tide you over until the next break in the weather.
Blind man is pro Bono after being given onstage pass
U2 invites fan to play with them during Fourth of July concert – and sends him home with a guitar.