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This week
3rd December 2023 - 8th December 2023
‘Still here with us’: Mother of five-year-old girl injured in Dublin stabbing shares update
‘We don’t know yet what lies ahead, but she is resilient and limitations will not stop her.’
Last week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
Deliveroo driver who stopped Parnell Street attacker offers to assist victim 'in any way he can'
An update from Caio Benicio was posted on the GoFundMe page today.
Last month
November 2023
GoFundMe for Deliveroo driver who stopped Parnell Street attacker raises over €100k in seven hours
Caio Benicio was on his bike yesterday afternoon when he intervened in the attack.
This year
Over €30k raised to bring Irish woman's body home after New York shooting
Denise Morgan was killed in an apparent murder-suicide.
Last year
GoFundMe probing €150k fundraiser as it removes several Irish far-right campaigns
Hate groups rely heavily on online donations, experts say.
GoFundMe takes down page set up to 'send Irish homeless to Ukrainian hotels'
It was shut down last week.
Tributes pour in for Clare man murdered in London
A verified online fundraiser has been set up to pay for Mr O’Halloran’s funeral expenses, with over €2,500 (£2,165) raised so far.
Private investigator begins hunt for missing rugby league player
Repeated attempts to track Bryn Hargreaves down have drawn a blank
Paramedics set up GoFundMe page to assist elderly siblings robbed at knife point
Gerry O’Halloran (79) and his 83 year old sister Mary were threatened by a male intruder in the course of an aggravated burglary.
All time
Cork man missing from New York since Saturday found safe
Ryan Cody’s mother said that she could never repay family, friends and the wider community for their support.
Fundraiser set up to pay for funeral of homeless Cork man who saved person's life days before he died
Leon Kavanagh died just two days after his 31st birthday.
Fundraiser raises €158,000 for four children in Kildare orphaned after dad died from Covid-19
The family have been living in the Naas area for a number of years.
Boris Johnson's call to 'bung a bob for Big Ben bong' fails to gather funds
It would cost half a million pounds to make Big Ben ring on 31 January.
'Heartwarming': Rotunda doctors raise €80,000 through public donations for vital hospital equipment
The funding will go towards an echocardiography machine in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Investigation into crowd-funding page which sought £10,000 for hitman to kill anti-Brexit campaigner
The page did not raise any money before it was taken down.
Online fundraiser set up for 12-year-old boy severely injured in Clare crash that killed two
Jason Hogan continues to receive treatment for severe burns at St James’s Hospital in Dublin.
Fundraiser set up for family of man who died in Wicklow mountains paragliding accident
Ralph Skora lived in north Dublin with his wife and two children.
'She is a true warrior': Campaign to raise funds for Irish woman who needs transplant in UK
Sinead Lowndes was diagnosed with a rare liver condition just six weeks before she was due to get married.
Fundraising appeal for toddler in coma after Cork hit-and-run
The three-year-old boy sustained serious injuries when he was hit by a car outside his home last week.
Liverpool and Ireland to take part in Aviva legends match in aid of Sean Cox
Former footballing greats are set to line out in Dublin on 12 April.
Dublin woman 'stranded' in Spain after suffering stroke and being discharged from hospital
Annette Tyrrell (62) suffered a stroke while on holiday in Alicante 10 days ago.
Over 10k raised for Cork mother of six left homeless by California wildfires
Zita Harrington Biehle’s home in Redding was destroyed by the Carr Fire in July.
Tara Flynn 'can't accept' €7k raised in online campaign
A GoFundMe campaign was set up for Flynn to take a holiday.
Go Fund Me campaign for family of Jastine Valdez raises over €20,000 in 11 hours
The fundraiser was set up to help pay for Jastine’s repatriation by a group of volunteers who help run embassy outreach missions in Ireland.
Liverpool to hang Dunboyne GAA jersey in dressing room as gesture to Irish attack victim
The Reds will show support to Sean Cox, while over €37k has been raised for his medical costs.
'I'm elated, relieved': Over €111k raised to send Cork teen to US for urgent brain tumour surgery
17-year-old Aaron McMahon was diagnosed with a chordoma brain tumour in February 2017.
'A living nightmare': Fundraiser for Belfast man put in coma after suffering head injury in Sydney
Michael Hyndman sustained the injuries following an altercation in Sydney on New Year’s Eve.
Irish teacher (26) who suffered 3 cardiac arrests in UAE begins to show signs of consciousness
Aisling Brady (26) moved to the Gulf state last year after taking an extended break from her hometown job in Trim, Co Meath.
Over €100,000 raised for teacher who suffered cardiac arrests in UAE
26-year-old Aisling Brady suffered the medical crisis last month and remains in hospital.
Campaign to raise money for Orla Tinsley's lung transplant care hits target
A fundraiser has been set up to help Irish journalist Orla Tinsley raise money for a lung transplant aftercare.
Dublin couple with three children both diagnosed with terminal cancer
The couple has three children under the age of 10.
A group of people in Kilkenny have brilliantly come together after a local Mexican restaurant was robbed
What did we ever do before GoFundMe?
GoFundMe appeals are more popular than ever. How are established charities competing?
Charities big and small have gone online, and personal stories point the way towards attracting donors in their droves.
'Put a cost on his life': The limited options facing Irish cancer patients when time is running out
There are drugs that could help him, but cancer patient Brian Slattery needs to fund the €140,000 treatment himself.
Dublin Lord Mayor calls for Home Sweet Home to donate remaining €129,000 to homeless charities
Brendan Carr said that the funds raised by the campaign should “be immediately put to use assisting people in housing need”.
What has happened to Home Sweet Home (and the €190,000 that was donated)?
The campaign responsible for the occupation of Apollo House has been quiet in recent months.
Family begin campaign to fly seriously-ill Kerryman home from Canada
Niall Hurley, a 28-year-old carpenter from Tralee, was planning to return home when he suffered from a brain aneurysm and a stroke.
Friends kickstart fundraising drive after Irish woman seriously injured in China
Lydia Daly-Shorten was involved in an accident in Guangdong on Saturday.
Young couple who set up 're-unite us' GoFundMe page reach target in matter of days
The page was set up just four days ago.
Two young lovers start GoFundMe campaign to re-unite them across the Atlantic
Shane form Kerry and Madeline from Massachusetts met in Dingle last Summer.