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Here are some easy ways to help charity if you want to start 2019 on a good foot
# Charity
From The Daily Edge
# Charity

Here are some easy ways to help charity if you want to start 2019 on a good foot

Jan 1st 2019, 7:30 PM 6,448 Views 0 Comments

You can still be charitable once December is over.

'He showed people how to be a human being': His Blood Bikes East colleagues pay tribute to Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp
# Greek Wildfires
# Greek Wildfires

'He showed people how to be a human being': His Blood Bikes East colleagues pay tribute to Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp

Dec 29th 2018, 6:00 PM 15,489 Views 3 Comments

O’Callaghan-Westropp died after being caught up in the Greek wildfires this summer.

This Dublin charity will put your unwanted Christmas presents to good use
# Crosscare
# Crosscare

This Dublin charity will put your unwanted Christmas presents to good use

Dec 26th 2018, 10:54 AM 13,032 Views 3 Comments

People with unwanted gifts are being asked to donate them so they can be distributed to homeless people.

The Sick and Indigent Roomkeepers Society: Dublin's oldest charity and its plan to make it to 2040
# Helping Hand
# Helping Hand

The Sick and Indigent Roomkeepers Society: Dublin's oldest charity and its plan to make it to 2040

Dec 25th 2018, 10:00 PM 25,618 Views 7 Comments

The former headquarters is a landmark in Dublin City Centre.

‘It’s a bit like Ready Steady Cook’: How FoodCloud and charities are fighting food poverty in the west of Ireland
# Food For Thought
# Food For Thought

‘It’s a bit like Ready Steady Cook’: How FoodCloud and charities are fighting food poverty in the west of Ireland

Dec 25th 2018, 12:45 PM 9,851 Views 6 Comments

As charities see demand increase this Christmas, the team behind FoodCloud is making things a little easier.

'There's anger on the streets': The volunteers handing out food and fitting dentures at the GPO
# Homeless In Dublin
# Homeless In Dublin

'There's anger on the streets': The volunteers handing out food and fitting dentures at the GPO

Dec 25th 2018, 11:00 AM 23,849 Views 31 Comments

O’Connell Street is a hive of activity each Friday evening as groups provide services for those in need.

VIDEO: The charity providing free accommodation to parents of sick children
# Hugh's House
# Hugh's House

VIDEO: The charity providing free accommodation to parents of sick children

Dec 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 11,547 Views 6 Comments

Ade Stack saw parents who were not from Dublin sleeping in waiting rooms and in their cars while her son was in hospital – she wanted to do something to help.

'It can be damaging': People warned to avoid bogus charity collectors over Christmas
# Collectors
# Collectors

'It can be damaging': People warned to avoid bogus charity collectors over Christmas

Dec 22nd 2018, 7:03 AM 11,584 Views 12 Comments

ICHH said that people posing as their volunteers had been reported collecting.

Charity ordered to pay former CEO €50k for unfair dismissal
# Ataxia Ireland
# Ataxia Ireland

Charity ordered to pay former CEO €50k for unfair dismissal

Dec 11th 2018, 4:00 PM 25,055 Views 0 Comments

However, Ataxia Ireland is currently in the process of being wound up.

'We shouldn't accept homelessness as normal': 13,304 helped by Simon Communities last year
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

'We shouldn't accept homelessness as normal': 13,304 helped by Simon Communities last year

Dec 11th 2018, 9:15 AM 7,835 Views 20 Comments

Figures for the first six months of 2018 suggest record numbers of people using its services.

Poll: Will you be giving to charity this Christmas?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you be giving to charity this Christmas?

Dec 9th 2018, 10:30 AM 23,646 Views 79 Comments

Michael D Higgins used his Christmas message to address the homeless crisis.

Members of the Travelling Community in Coolock have been buying trolleys of food to help the homeless this Christmas
# A Lending Hand
From The Daily Edge
# A Lending Hand

Members of the Travelling Community in Coolock have been buying trolleys of food to help the homeless this Christmas

Dec 5th 2018, 5:37 PM 20,778 Views 6 Comments

We spoke to Keira from A Lending Hand about the ‘trolley fill challenge’.

Poll: Would you be more likely to donate to a charity if contactless payments were an option?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you be more likely to donate to a charity if contactless payments were an option?

Dec 5th 2018, 8:08 AM 19,426 Views 68 Comments

Temple Street Children’s Hospital is introducing contactless payment versions of traditional bucket collection.

Former charity director who admitted to stealing over €1 million rushed to hospital
# Courts
# Courts

Former charity director who admitted to stealing over €1 million rushed to hospital

Dec 3rd 2018, 5:53 PM 62,255 Views 0 Comments

Greg Walsh is awaiting sentencing for his crimes.

Christmas FM is officially back on Irish airwaves this week: here's how you can listen in
# Deck The Halls
# Deck The Halls

Christmas FM is officially back on Irish airwaves this week: here's how you can listen in

Nov 25th 2018, 6:00 PM 45,587 Views 33 Comments

The station is back on the air from 28 November until St Stephen’s Day.

Jimmy Magee's personal library of almost 1000 books to be auctioned off for charity
# Memory Man
From The42
# Memory Man

Jimmy Magee's personal library of almost 1000 books to be auctioned off for charity

Nov 25th 2018, 10:00 AM 11,497 Views 4 Comments

The Memory Man’s collection includes books and magazines from as far back as the 1960s.

Kenny Dalglish receives knighthood for 'services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool'
# King Kenny
From The42
# King Kenny

Kenny Dalglish receives knighthood for 'services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool'

Nov 16th 2018, 3:04 PM 5,383 Views 12 Comments

The 67-year-old is one of English football’s greatest ever players and managers.

333 extra beds to be made available as Dublin Region Homeless Executive launches winter strategy
# Cold Weather Strategy
# Cold Weather Strategy

333 extra beds to be made available as Dublin Region Homeless Executive launches winter strategy

Nov 14th 2018, 5:43 PM 7,071 Views 6 Comments

The measure was announced in partnership with a range of charities.

370% increase in demand for homeless organisation's services since 2010
# Novas
# Novas

370% increase in demand for homeless organisation's services since 2010

Oct 19th 2018, 9:11 AM 7,307 Views 18 Comments

Novas supported 4,572 people in 2017, an increase of 29% from the previous year.

'A detrimental impact on children': 19 babies born into a homeless charity's services last year
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'A detrimental impact on children': 19 babies born into a homeless charity's services last year

Updated Oct 15th 2018, 12:40 PM 11,153 Views 24 Comments

Depaul Ireland launched its 2017 annual report today.

'I started taking drugs when I was 12 ... it was just seen as a cool thing to do'
# Merchants Quay
# Merchants Quay

'I started taking drugs when I was 12 ... it was just seen as a cool thing to do'

Sep 29th 2018, 12:05 AM 22,826 Views 22 Comments

TheJournal.ie spent a morning this week at Merchant’s Quay Ireland, which provides assistance to homeless people and drug users in Dublin.

'I was literally rock bottom. I was seven years out on the streets ... there's no way I'm going back'
# Simon Communities
# Simon Communities

'I was literally rock bottom. I was seven years out on the streets ... there's no way I'm going back'

Sep 25th 2018, 5:14 PM 20,818 Views 12 Comments

Dublin Simon Community launched its annual impact report earlier today.

Some late call-ups as final squad lists for Liam Miller tribute match released
# For A Great Cause
From The42
# For A Great Cause

Some late call-ups as final squad lists for Liam Miller tribute match released

Sep 24th 2018, 2:56 PM 56,328 Views 34 Comments

John O’Shea, Wes Brown, Ian Harte, Johan Mjallby and Stephen Kelly have been drafted in for tomorrow’s game at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance lands in Kerry
# Charity
# Charity

Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance lands in Kerry

Sep 21st 2018, 4:05 PM 15,840 Views 25 Comments

The service will cost €2 million to run annually.

'Standing up for their generation': These older people are getting tattoos to fight ageism
# ALONE
# ALONE

'Standing up for their generation': These older people are getting tattoos to fight ageism

Sep 8th 2018, 5:30 PM 16,443 Views 16 Comments

Alone, the charity that supports older people at home, is aiming to raise €10,000 during the event.

Dealing with the loss of an infant: 'The fact is your world will stop. You become a different person'
# Firstlight
# Firstlight

Dealing with the loss of an infant: 'The fact is your world will stop. You become a different person'

Sep 1st 2018, 8:15 AM 23,724 Views 12 Comments

The FirstLight charity is holding a walk in memory of children who have passed away on 8 September.

Irish charity founder in Kenya works 6 days a week and pays himself €300 a month
# Charity
# Charity

Irish charity founder in Kenya works 6 days a week and pays himself €300 a month

Aug 26th 2018, 9:00 PM 48,156 Views 45 Comments

“I can do more here,” James Hennessy says of his life in the Great Rift Valley.

Irish charities have an annual income of €14.5 billion and employ 189,000 people
# Charities Regulator
# Charities Regulator

Irish charities have an annual income of €14.5 billion and employ 189,000 people

Jul 25th 2018, 6:15 AM 19,183 Views 27 Comments

Some 300,000 volunteers donate 67.9 million hours per year.

'I was starting to feel worried, really big time worried' - Struggling to find a home as an older person in 2018 Dublin
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'I was starting to feel worried, really big time worried' - Struggling to find a home as an older person in 2018 Dublin

Jul 24th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,754 Views 32 Comments

With the help of Alone, 65-year-old Joe Kelly was given the keys to a new permanent home in Dublin today.

Former director stole over €1 million from charity, friends and family, court told
# Theft
# Theft

Former director stole over €1 million from charity, friends and family, court told

Jul 24th 2018, 6:20 PM 41,353 Views 0 Comments

Thefts of over €280,000 came to light when a staff member noticed discrepancies on the accounts.

'It allows the family to just be a family': Campaign to raise funds for cancer charity night nurses
# Palliative Care
# Palliative Care

'It allows the family to just be a family': Campaign to raise funds for cancer charity night nurses

Jul 23rd 2018, 8:30 PM 13,327 Views 8 Comments

Last year the Irish Cancer Society’s night nursing service provided 7,345 nights of care to 1,818 patients around the country.

'None of these are easy decisions': 27% donations drop leads to job losses at Irish Red Cross
# Restructuring
# Restructuring

'None of these are easy decisions': 27% donations drop leads to job losses at Irish Red Cross

Jul 22nd 2018, 9:15 AM 17,670 Views 52 Comments

The charity has also experienced financial costs through regulation and governance.

Poll: Should the GAA allow the Liam Miller match to be played at Páirc Uí Chaoimh?
# Charity
# Charity

Poll: Should the GAA allow the Liam Miller match to be played at Páirc Uí Chaoimh?

Jul 20th 2018, 8:30 AM 82,870 Views 159 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland footballer died of pancreatic cancer earlier this year.

'I've got my life back because of this' - Calls to support older people living in their own homes
# ALONE
# ALONE

'I've got my life back because of this' - Calls to support older people living in their own homes

Jul 12th 2018, 11:54 AM 12,362 Views 11 Comments

Alone wants €84.5 million a year for 10 years.

4 events for... beach lovers looking for fun in the sun
# Culture Magazine
# Culture Magazine

4 events for... beach lovers looking for fun in the sun

Jul 11th 2018, 6:17 PM 644 Views 0 Comments

Don’t put the Factor 50 away yet.

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers
# India
# India

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers

Jul 5th 2018, 9:50 PM 59,072 Views 104 Comments

A nun and a staff member at Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity were arrested today.

One night out in Dublin city with five different soup runs
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

One night out in Dublin city with five different soup runs

Jun 25th 2018, 12:05 AM 22,218 Views 28 Comments

There are at least 16 different groups or organisations that give out food and supplies on the streets of Dublin city on a regular basis.

Over 2,500 women went skinny dipping on a Wicklow beach and smashed a world record
# Fundraiser
# Fundraiser

Over 2,500 women went skinny dipping on a Wicklow beach and smashed a world record

Jun 10th 2018, 12:23 PM 101,770 Views 66 Comments

The money raised will go towards a children’s cancer charity.

Animal welfare charity temporarily suspends activities after 'unfounded criticism on social media'
# Clare Spca
# Clare Spca

Animal welfare charity temporarily suspends activities after 'unfounded criticism on social media'

Jun 10th 2018, 7:00 AM 27,695 Views 32 Comments

The charity has ceased operations until a new committee is formed.

People asked to host coffee mornings to help make hospitals more fun places for sick kids
# Every Little Helps
# Every Little Helps

People asked to host coffee mornings to help make hospitals more fun places for sick kids

Jun 3rd 2018, 10:30 AM 8,284 Views 8 Comments

Volunteers spend time with sick children in hospital, doing crafts, reading to them or playing games with them.