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#Mycancerstory: The most powerful story on Twitter today
# Mycancerstory
# Mycancerstory

#Mycancerstory: The most powerful story on Twitter today

Sep 7th 2012, 11:04 PM 16,794 Views 32 Comments

Aileen O’Toole co-founded the Sunday Business Post and is MD of Amas internet consultancy. Today, she shared the biggest challenge of her life so far.

Poll: Do charity ‘chuggers’ bother you?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do charity ‘chuggers’ bother you?

Aug 22nd 2012, 7:45 AM 13,203 Views 149 Comments

As the UK levels strict regulations on charity street fundraisers, we ask: How do you feel about so-called ‘chuggers’?

Charity street fundraisers to face stiff new laws in UK
# Chuggers
# Chuggers

Charity street fundraisers to face stiff new laws in UK

Aug 22nd 2012, 7:00 AM 3,758 Views 14 Comments

The British Public Fundraising Regulatory Association updates list of rules which target ‘chuggers’ – but no such moves are yet afoot in Ireland.

Column: How to stop crises becoming disasters
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: How to stop crises becoming disasters

Aug 19th 2012, 1:00 PM 55 Views 1 Comment

On World Humanitarian Day, Concern Director in Kenya Anne O’Mahony writes from Nairobi on tackling the underlying causes of vulnerability to the worst effects of manmade and natural shocks.

Samaritans volunteer on cusp of completing 24:7 bike challenge
# David's Way Round
# David's Way Round

Samaritans volunteer on cusp of completing 24:7 bike challenge

Aug 19th 2012, 8:15 AM 3,782 Views 4 Comments

David Exley, whose brother and son took their own lives, is travelling between 201 Samaritans branches in the UK and Ireland to highlight the charity’s services.

6 countries where global food crisis is taking terrible toll
# In Focus
# In Focus

6 countries where global food crisis is taking terrible toll

Aug 11th 2012, 8:45 AM 7,220 Views 9 Comments

There has been an up to 50 per cent increase in the price of staple crops since June alone – these are just some places which are being hit the hardest.

Benhaffaf boys' mum the new patron of Twinfest
# Twice The Fun
# Twice The Fun

Benhaffaf boys' mum the new patron of Twinfest

Aug 6th 2012, 9:15 AM 8,918 Views 0 Comments

Fundraising event is also a place for multiple-birth siblings to meet and bond with similar families.

Romney raises $35m more than Obama in June
# Big Gap
# Big Gap

Romney raises $35m more than Obama in June

Jul 9th 2012, 5:38 PM 3,373 Views 35 Comments

Mitt Romney raised $106 million in June while Barack Obama raised $71 million.

Charitable cyclist gears up for Europe's 'toughest endurance road race'
# Pedal Power
From The42
# Pedal Power

Charitable cyclist gears up for Europe's 'toughest endurance road race'

Jul 3rd 2012, 7:53 AM 3,982 Views 6 Comments

While Tour de France participants put their feet up after a tough day’s slog, Duncan McKenzie will power on into the wee hours of the night and beyond.

35 Marathon Man: Alan Corcoran becomes first to run a lap of Ireland
# Endurance
# Endurance

35 Marathon Man: Alan Corcoran becomes first to run a lap of Ireland

Jun 30th 2012, 3:51 PM 6,848 Views 20 Comments

The 21-year-old has completed his 917-mile roundtrip to raise funds for stroke awareness.

Four students suspended over school bus monitor abuse
# US
# US

Four students suspended over school bus monitor abuse

Jun 30th 2012, 3:14 PM 8,696 Views 19 Comments

The students from Greece, New York also have to attend community service and an anti-bullying programme.

Column: Dragging heels on climate change hurts the poor
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Dragging heels on climate change hurts the poor

Jun 18th 2012, 8:30 PM 35 Views 15 Comments

The changing patterns of climate and other factors have caused chaos in the developing world, writes Concern’s CEO Tom Arnold. This week’s Earth Summit is a chance to prioritise solutions.

The Tutu Project: Man wears frills for breast cancer
# TUTU MUCH
From The Daily Edge
# TUTU MUCH

The Tutu Project: Man wears frills for breast cancer

Jun 10th 2012, 12:00 PM 6,668 Views 10 Comments

The story of one man, his pink tutu, and his plan to raise funds for breast cancer.

Let's hear it for the girls: Dublin mini marathon in pics
# Winning
# Winning

Let's hear it for the girls: Dublin mini marathon in pics

Jun 4th 2012, 9:15 AM 8,889 Views 18 Comments

The women’s mini-marathon has taken over Dublin streets once a year since 1983 – and here’s the photographic proof…

One-year-old Sergio O’Connor on way to Boston for life-saving surgery
# Health
# Health

One-year-old Sergio O’Connor on way to Boston for life-saving surgery

Apr 21st 2012, 10:15 AM 7,035 Views 35 Comments

The Dublin family will board a plane to the US on Monday morning.

Lack of funding means domestic violence refuge lies unused
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

Lack of funding means domestic violence refuge lies unused

Apr 5th 2012, 12:48 PM 2,975 Views 13 Comments

Four self-contained apartments, meant to be used by families seeking refuge from domestic violence, cannot be utilised because of lack of funding.

Most Studded Rock Star Shoes of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

Most Studded Rock Star Shoes of the Day

Mar 20th 2012, 3:21 PM 4,613 Views 11 Comments

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Column: Women and girls hold solution to extreme poverty
# International Women's Day
# International Women's Day

Column: Women and girls hold solution to extreme poverty

Mar 8th 2012, 6:30 AM 137 Views 19 Comments

Gender equality is good for everyone, writes Bernadette Crawford, Equality Adviser for Concern Worldwide, on International Women’s Day.

Martin promises "swift and comprehensive" action on Mahon findings
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Martin promises "swift and comprehensive" action on Mahon findings

Mar 2nd 2012, 7:04 PM 3,220 Views 57 Comments

Micheál Martin addresses the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis in Dublin this evening on plans for party reform.

See how much Fianna Fáil fundraised last year
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

See how much Fianna Fáil fundraised last year

Feb 29th 2012, 4:09 PM 4,646 Views 42 Comments

Plus, some of the motions the party will vote on at this weekend’s Ard Fhéis.

7 inspirations for Think Pink's last week
# In The Pink
From The Daily Edge
# In The Pink

7 inspirations for Think Pink's last week

Feb 23rd 2012, 5:27 PM 3,246 Views 12 Comments

Fundraising drive will have you in the pink…

Meet the 12-year-old boy who saved his granny from losing her house...
# Boy Wonder
From The Daily Edge
# Boy Wonder

Meet the 12-year-old boy who saved his granny from losing her house...

Feb 8th 2012, 10:03 PM 17,660 Views 37 Comments

Janice Sparhawk, 72, had fallen behind on her mortgage. So her grandson Noah sprang into action.

Wikipedia raises €15m in annual fundraising drive
# Wikipedia
# Wikipedia

Wikipedia raises €15m in annual fundraising drive

Jan 4th 2012, 11:33 AM 2,484 Views 8 Comments

More than one million people worldwide contributed to the world’s leading online encyclopedia.

Haiti two years on: finding jobs is now the priority
# Haiti
# Haiti

Haiti two years on: finding jobs is now the priority

Jan 2nd 2012, 8:00 AM 1,764 Views 3 Comments

Oxfam’s Caroline Gluck reports from the island nation still struggling to recover from the devastating impact of the 2010 earthquake.

How to support Movember… without growing face fuzz
# Fun Fuzz
From The Daily Edge
# Fun Fuzz

How to support Movember… without growing face fuzz

Nov 20th 2011, 10:30 AM 3,508 Views 11 Comments

Music singles, branded cookie cutters and, er, condoms… just some of the wacky ways to pay tribute to the mo’ bros and mo’ sistas.

Gallagher ‘doesn’t remember’ visiting Morgan to deliver photograph
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Gallagher ‘doesn’t remember’ visiting Morgan to deliver photograph

Oct 25th 2011, 5:49 PM 3,276 Views 135 Comments

Sean Gallagher says he does not recall his meeting with Hugh Morgan – as the fuel magnate says Gallagher personally accepted the cheque.

In full: Hugh Morgan’s statement on his dealings with Seán Gallagher
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

In full: Hugh Morgan’s statement on his dealings with Seán Gallagher

Oct 25th 2011, 5:33 PM 1,562 Views 0 Comments

The following is the full text of a statement issued by solicitors this evening on behalf of Hugh Morgan.

Fianna Fáil says Morgan cheque was lodged before fundraising event
# Gallagher
# Gallagher

Fianna Fáil says Morgan cheque was lodged before fundraising event

Oct 25th 2011, 1:04 PM 2,386 Views 60 Comments

Seán Gallagher says he does not recall receiving the cheque for Fianna Fáil as claimed by rival candidate Martin McGuinness.

National Concert Hall gets NY fundraiser
# Nch
# Nch

National Concert Hall gets NY fundraiser

Oct 12th 2011, 1:00 PM 481 Views 0 Comments

James Galway to host black-tie gala concert and dinner at the Lincoln Centre – the first such event on US soil in the NCH’s 30-year history.

Events around the country to mark World Suicide Prevention Day
# Suicide
# Suicide

Events around the country to mark World Suicide Prevention Day

Sep 10th 2011, 12:04 PM 871 Views 1 Comment

An estimated 486 people took their own lives in Ireland last year. Events are being held around the world today to raise awareness.

How to... Stage a duck race
# Duck!
From The Daily Edge
# Duck!

How to... Stage a duck race

Jul 18th 2011, 3:30 PM 1,647 Views 2 Comments

Fundraising fun race shows exactly how to get your ducks in a row. Last one is a rotten egg.

Fundraisers urged to get involved with Shave or Dye campaign
# Fundraising
From The Daily Edge
# Fundraising

Fundraisers urged to get involved with Shave or Dye campaign

Feb 20th 2011, 1:39 PM 631 Views 0 Comments

Today FM is calling for people to take part in the 2011 Shave or Dye campaign for cancer research.

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