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# fundraiser
Friends of Berkeley survivors are putting on a show tonight and bands are chipping in
You can donate as well even if you’re not there.
# the academy
Friends organise benefit concert for Clodagh Cogley and Berkeley survivors
Jape and the Dublin Gospel Choir are going to perform.
# fundraiser
Sony wants to raise €3.2 billion so your phone can take better pictures
The company hopes to return to long-term profit by boosting its production on image sensors for smartphone and digital cameras.
# good cause
Waterford and Wexford warm-up for championship with high-scoring challenge match
Derek McGrath’s side edged the fixture at Ballygunner.
# fundraiser
100,000 people will get up ridiculously early to walk and run for a great cause tomorrow
The Darkness Into Light event takes place in 80 venues around Ireland and the world on Saturday morning.
# fundraiser
The name of this Irish Alzheimer's fundraiser will make you do a double take
Wh-what?
# the queen of ireland
Would you like to help fund a documentary about Panti Bliss?
Here’s how you can.
# GIVING BACK
Connacht launch pre-season with fundraiser for brave Sligo supporter
Pat Lam’s men will visit Sligo RFC on Sunday afternoon to raise money and awareness of the Donal Parson Trust.
# helping hand
Damien Duff signs up for Merryn Lacy football fundraiser at Carlisle Grounds
The former Ireland international will take part in the exhibition match on 15 June.
# the invader
Looking for a sound investment? Adopt a soprano
If you’re not the committed type, you could just shift one for €100.
# Molly's memories
Little girl makes "bucket list" of things to see before she goes blind, Internet helps out
Little Molly Bent from Manchester was diagnosed with a degenerative eye disease last December.
# cleft lips
Munster rugby player seeking to change lives one smile at a time
Academy centre Harry McNulty is hoping to head abroad on a charitable mission with Operation Smile in the next year.
# doing a runner
Rugby star cheering on Mr World and Newstalk host at Great Limerick Run
Former Ireland flanker David Wallace has called on the public to sign up for the Special Olympics fundraiser.
# fundraiser
Here’s why some Irish Liverpool and United fans will be swapping jerseys on 16 March
The event is being organised in aid of Shane Grogan.
# GIVING BACK
Connacht rugby star on the meningitis scare that rocked his family
George Naoupu’s sister-in-law had to learn how to walk and speak again after being struck down with the disease.
# 100 minds
Rugby star calling on undergrads to help raise €100k for Temple Street Children's Hospital
Dominic Ryan of Leinster is the co-founder of a unique fundraising initiative that begins later this month.
# robbie robinson
Irishman in a coma flown home a month after serious fall in Thailand
Robbie Robinson’s accident has racked up a medical bill of over €90,000, which family and friends are fundraising to cover.
# Tour De Picnic
Mia, 12, will test new prosthetic leg in charity cycle
There were over 700 participants at the Electric Picnic bike ride last year, but organisers hope this year will be even bigger.
# sunday drive
The best and muddiest pictures from the gruelling Hell and Back Challenge
If only we didn’t have to work today, we would’ve rocked that course.
# jump for donal
Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh
The campaign, backed by the Walsh family, aims to raise €30,000 for Crumlin Children’s Hospital.
# collection day
10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true
The organisation is appealing to the public to give generously on its annual collection day.
# strictly speaking
Rival Wexford GAA clubs to settle long-running grudge on the dancefloor
Inspired by Strictly Come Dancing, players from Kilanerin and Castletown will dance up a storm tonight in a glitzy fundraiser.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you give money to charities collecting on the street?
Street based charity collections bring in cash but they are not to everyone’s liking.
# cow bingo
The Manure Matrix in Fermanagh - is this the best fundraiser of 2013?
The bovine brainwave takes place at Teemore Gaelic Football Club on Monday.
# Pat's Party
'Nothing a Good Bun* Can’t Fix' Pic of the Day
*Replace with muffin or cupcake as you see fit. We’re not starting a fight here.
# Cancer Research
Campaign aims to turn jewellery into funding for cancer research
The non-profit organisation “Jewels for Cures” aims to recreate Brian Boru’s crown from the unwanted gold, before selling it off.
# sports relief
NHL stars forget lock-out woes to compete in Hurricane Sandy fundraiser
Over 30 of North America’s finest ice hockey talents combined for heavy checks and generous cheques.
# Mo Bro
'They're never nice but at least they get people talking' - rugby stars gear up for Movember
The fundraising and awareness drive for men’s health has been supported by a raft of rugby stars.
# Dying wish
Young mum needs €25k to fulfil her dying wish
Fundraising campaign set up to send Marta Salacka, who has been diagnosed with leukaemia, home to Poland to die in peace surrounded by her family and friends.
# Money Talks
Irish hockey team set for Argentina as fundraiser nets €55k
Ireland’s men are set to travel to the Champions Challenge I tournament following an overwhelming response to their public appeal.
# US 2012
Redistribution of wealth 'a foreign concept', says Mitt Romney
The Republican candidate for US president says seeking the spread of wealth has made government become too big and too expensive.
# agriporn
100% Irish beef: Farmers' charity calendar launches
The annual calendar in aid of Bóthar excels itself this year with feather-dusting farmers and baths in a barrel.
# Airtricity League
#SaveOurClub: Dundalk announce fundraiser friendly
The Lilywhites will play a local amateur selection on 5 August.
# grass verge
Photos: Cathedral lays down real grass inside for Queen dinner
That’s going to take a long time to mow.
# Sand2Snow
One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai
Five countries, three deserts and one mountain range will be crossed by the fundraising duo by the time they reach the east coast of China.
# Challenge 126
Charity runners cross the finish line 40 hours after setting off on 126-mile challenge
Brian Maher and Mike Sheridan took some time out from their entertainment day-jobs to jog from Limerick to Dublin.
# Five Alive
A grand soft day: Entertainers lace up for 126-mile run in aid of Special Olympics Ireland
DJ and movie critic team up for a fund-raising, endurance jog. Nice weather for it too.
# fundraiser
Galway man attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents... in under five days
Richard Donovan hoping to break his own record – and to help alleviate suffering in the Horn of Africa – by running seven marathons on seven continents in less than five days. Phew!
# Crooner
Watch: Barack Obama sings Al Green's 'Let's Stay Together'
No, he really did.
# London 2012
O’Lionaird reaches out to Irish fans for financial support
Olympic hopeful Ciaran O’Lionaird plans to set up a new online scheme which will allow fans to contribute to his training expenses.