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#cork penny dinners

# cork-penny-dinners - Friday 7 August, 2020

'A scream wouldn't help them': Cork homeless charity has had to pull men off women on the streets
# Cork Penny Dinners
# Cork Penny Dinners

'A scream wouldn't help them': Cork homeless charity has had to pull men off women on the streets

Aug 7th 2020, 1:05 PM 64,360 Views 32 Comments

Cork Penny Dinners says the coronavirus has put the already vulnerable community at greater risk.

# cork-penny-dinners - Friday 1 February, 2019

Cork Penny Dinners are opening overnight for the first time since the 1800s
# Cork Penny Dinners
# Cork Penny Dinners

Cork Penny Dinners are opening overnight for the first time since the 1800s

Feb 1st 2019, 4:02 PM 25,001 Views 22 Comments

The charity now feeds about 2,000 people per week.

# cork-penny-dinners - Sunday 22 April, 2018

'He was kind, loving and sometimes he could be very happy': Tribute to a brother who died on the streets
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'He was kind, loving and sometimes he could be very happy': Tribute to a brother who died on the streets

Apr 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 91,294 Views 27 Comments

There have been at least 15 reported deaths of homeless people in the past seven months – here are two of their stories.

# cork-penny-dinners - Sunday 29 November, 2015

A soup kitchen founded in Victorian times is feeding the working poor. That’s some centenary
# Opinion
# Opinion

A soup kitchen founded in Victorian times is feeding the working poor. That’s some centenary

Nov 29th 2015, 8:00 AM 884 Views 37 Comments

Donal O’Keeffe reflects on a visit to Cork Penny Dinners, one of the country’s oldest soup kitchens.

# cork-penny-dinners - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

This soup kitchen wants to make Communion easier for struggling families
# Dresses And Suits
# Dresses And Suits

This soup kitchen wants to make Communion easier for struggling families

Feb 24th 2015, 6:01 PM 12,491 Views 42 Comments

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

# cork-penny-dinners - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Cork Penny Dinners appeals for food donations
# Donations
# Donations

Cork Penny Dinners appeals for food donations

Jul 15th 2012, 7:30 AM 4,832 Views 4 Comments

The charity feeds 1000 hungry people in need a week – and is looking for donations of food to help it continue its work.

# cork-penny-dinners - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Businesses club together to host party for 500 homeless people
# Lions Club
# Lions Club

Businesses club together to host party for 500 homeless people

Jan 19th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,874 Views 5 Comments

President Higgins takes up role performed by Mary McAleese to greet diners at Annual Lions Club party for vulnerable Dublin citizens.

# cork-penny-dinners - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

300% increase in people needing 5c dinners
# Cork
# Cork

300% increase in people needing 5c dinners

Sep 28th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,959 Views 14 Comments

Cork Penny Dinners has served up hot meals for a small donation since 1750 – and now it’s seeing business people, parents and families availing of its services.