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#Great Cause

# great-cause - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Bohemians raise awareness for homeless charity with new WNL jersey
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Bohemians raise awareness for homeless charity with new WNL jersey

Aug 5th 2020, 11:12 AM 3,604 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin club are embarking on their inaugural season in the Women’s National League.

# great-cause - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

'A hugely popular guy. You'd miss him, especially when you're in the middle of doing something like this'
# Michael O'Shea
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# Michael O'Shea

'A hugely popular guy. You'd miss him, especially when you're in the middle of doing something like this'

May 6th 2020, 9:30 PM 60,115 Views 2 Comments

The late Michael O’Shea continues to be remembered in Clare football circles.

'It means a lot to some of the girls on our squad' - Cork and Galway to go head-to-head for a worthy cause
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'It means a lot to some of the girls on our squad' - Cork and Galway to go head-to-head for a worthy cause

May 6th 2020, 8:15 PM 6,436 Views 1 Comment

The counties’ ladies football sides are facing off in a skills challenge and raising funds for LauraLynn Children’s Hospice this weekend.

# great-cause - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Cork hurling boss - 'Everyone has rowed in behind it, it's a worthy cause in a time of crisis'
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Cork hurling boss - 'Everyone has rowed in behind it, it's a worthy cause in a time of crisis'

Apr 23rd 2020, 1:52 PM 7,653 Views 8 Comments

Kieran Kingston on how the Cork squad have benefited from focusing on their fundraiser for Marymount Hospice this weekend.

# great-cause - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Con O'Callaghan's auctioned All-Ireland final jersey raises €15k for seriously-injured clubmate
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# Support4Drummo

Con O'Callaghan's auctioned All-Ireland final jersey raises €15k for seriously-injured clubmate

Dec 4th 2019, 3:00 PM 22,733 Views 6 Comments

It brings the total amount to €200,000 — halfway towards the €400,000 target.

# great-cause - Friday 20 September, 2019

'I never dreamed we would reach a figure like this' - €2.5m raised by Pat Smullen's charity race
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'I never dreamed we would reach a figure like this' - €2.5m raised by Pat Smullen's charity race

Sep 20th 2019, 2:11 PM 3,695 Views 8 Comments

An all-star cast featuring Tony McCoy, Ruby Walsh, Joseph O’Brien, and Paul Carberry were in action at the Curragh last weekend.

# great-cause - Friday 7 June, 2019

QPR are renaming their stadium after a 15-year-old academy player who was stabbed to death
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QPR are renaming their stadium after a 15-year-old academy player who was stabbed to death

Jun 7th 2019, 10:44 AM 7,759 Views 3 Comments

Loftus Road will be called The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium from the start of next season after a vote by supporters.

# great-cause - Monday 27 May, 2019

Dundalk players and staff pledge to donate a day's wages to Temple Street
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Dundalk players and staff pledge to donate a day's wages to Temple Street

May 27th 2019, 2:54 PM 4,768 Views 3 Comments

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division champions announced the charitable initiative today.

# great-cause - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Details revealed for Cork and Kilkenny charity hurling game in aid of Kieran O'Connor
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Details revealed for Cork and Kilkenny charity hurling game in aid of Kieran O'Connor

Mar 20th 2019, 4:12 PM 8,417 Views 1 Comment

The counties will meet next Wednesday night in aid of the 2010 All-Ireland winner.

# great-cause - Thursday 7 February, 2019

'Summit night was hell on earth' - Ferris scales Kilimanjaro in aid of injured players
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'Summit night was hell on earth' - Ferris scales Kilimanjaro in aid of injured players

Feb 7th 2019, 9:35 PM 38,723 Views 23 Comments

The former Ireland flanker was joined by Mike McCarthy, Shane Byrne and Marcus Horan.

# great-cause - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

All-Ireland champions Dublin and Meath to face off in fundraiser for injured Liverpool fan
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# Leinster Rivals

All-Ireland champions Dublin and Meath to face off in fundraiser for injured Liverpool fan

Nov 6th 2018, 3:19 PM 5,078 Views 0 Comments

A lovely idea for a worthy cause.

# great-cause - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Meath and Cork GAA legends to come together 30 years on from All-Ireland final to fundraise for Sean Cox
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Meath and Cork GAA legends to come together 30 years on from All-Ireland final to fundraise for Sean Cox

Oct 24th 2018, 8:57 PM 11,447 Views 0 Comments

The 1988 All-Ireland final saw Meath defeat Cork after a replay.

# great-cause - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Croker to Killimor: Galway GAA club partner with Pieta House for 186km fundraising cycle
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# Fair Play

Croker to Killimor: Galway GAA club partner with Pieta House for 186km fundraising cycle

Mar 30th 2017, 3:03 PM 5,057 Views 0 Comments

Over 80 people will take part in the cycle in aid of the club and suicide awareness charity on Saturday.

# great-cause - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Four Irish soccer fans are cycling 500km to Paris for the Euros opener in June in aid of charity
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Four Irish soccer fans are cycling 500km to Paris for the Euros opener in June in aid of charity

Mar 29th 2016, 3:39 PM 4,150 Views 6 Comments

The journey starts in Dublin on Tuesday 7 June.

# great-cause - Friday 2 October, 2015

'This whole thing has been about keeping her name alive, for the last 15 months'
# Allinforann
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# Allinforann

'This whole thing has been about keeping her name alive, for the last 15 months'

Oct 2nd 2015, 6:14 PM 12,678 Views 2 Comments

Former Armagh ladies football team manager James Daly planning to honour the memory of his late wife, Ann.

# great-cause - Monday 28 September, 2015

Irish rugby club raise €70k in one night for former player living with Motor Neuron Disease
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Irish rugby club raise €70k in one night for former player living with Motor Neuron Disease

Sep 28th 2015, 8:51 PM 12,285 Views 3 Comments

Lansdowne RFC came together for one of their own at the weekend.

# great-cause - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Sean O'Brien is helping raise funds for Berkeley injury victim Aoife Beary
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Sean O'Brien is helping raise funds for Berkeley injury victim Aoife Beary

Jul 21st 2015, 7:00 PM 7,692 Views 1 Comment

The event takes place on Saturday, with all proceeds going towards helping 21-year-old Aoife Beary.

# great-cause - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Waterford and Wexford to play benefit game in aid of broken shin victim Mahony and Pieta House
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Waterford and Wexford to play benefit game in aid of broken shin victim Mahony and Pieta House

May 21st 2015, 6:30 AM 5,527 Views 3 Comments

The match will be held on 30 May.

# great-cause - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Cork v Kilkenny, Saturday night hurling and all in aid of player who suffered spinal injury
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Cork v Kilkenny, Saturday night hurling and all in aid of player who suffered spinal injury

Apr 23rd 2015, 8:55 PM 14,568 Views 5 Comments

The match is all in aid of Jamie Wall.

# great-cause - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

32 counties, a whole lot of GAA stars and 5 charities benefit in this great sports travel video
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32 counties, a whole lot of GAA stars and 5 charities benefit in this great sports travel video

Apr 21st 2015, 9:50 PM 7,848 Views 2 Comments

It was all in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and the five official GAA charities of 2014.

# great-cause - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

After losing his wife to cancer, Armagh manager planning charity match to honour her memory
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After losing his wife to cancer, Armagh manager planning charity match to honour her memory

Jan 28th 2015, 12:15 PM 15,618 Views 1 Comment

James Daly organising ‘All in for Ann’ on October 3 to raise money for cancer charities.

# great-cause - Sunday 9 November, 2014

€10,000 raised in charity game for All-Ireland winner who retired after battling throat cancer
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€10,000 raised in charity game for All-Ireland winner who retired after battling throat cancer

Nov 9th 2014, 7:20 PM 18,361 Views 3 Comments

The testimonial for Cian Smith, a 2006 All-Ireland winner with Roscommon, took place yesterday in Boyle.

# great-cause - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Here's the GAA-themed selfie campaign hoping to raise funds for the Alan Kerins Projects
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Here's the GAA-themed selfie campaign hoping to raise funds for the Alan Kerins Projects

Sep 23rd 2014, 6:56 PM 2,767 Views 3 Comments

Armagh great Steven McDonnell has come up with a brilliant fundraising idea.

# great-cause - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

GAA jersey signed by Maradona and Ozil is up for auction this week for a heart charity
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GAA jersey signed by Maradona and Ozil is up for auction this week for a heart charity

Aug 19th 2014, 6:44 PM 5,534 Views 4 Comments

Kerry native Mike Griffin got signatures from some incredible players and now is auctioning the jersey off for charity.

# great-cause - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

'Jimmy's Winning Matches' singer pens charity song for Jason Quigley's pro debut in Vegas
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'Jimmy's Winning Matches' singer pens charity song for Jason Quigley's pro debut in Vegas

Jul 1st 2014, 2:34 PM 2,696 Views 0 Comments

Quigley fights at the MGM Grand on July 12th.

# great-cause - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Sean Óg, Dan, DJ and Donal Óg amongst hurling stars to play in Ken McGrath benefit match
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Sean Óg, Dan, DJ and Donal Óg amongst hurling stars to play in Ken McGrath benefit match

Jun 25th 2014, 5:17 PM 5,962 Views 3 Comments

The charity match takes place in Walsh Park this Friday night.

# great-cause - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Derry City sign 5-year-old 'Wee' Oliver
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Derry City sign 5-year-old 'Wee' Oliver

Feb 6th 2014, 5:57 PM 4,121 Views 2 Comments

Roddy Collins’ side made the young fan’s day as part of a fundraising project for surgery to help him walk.

# great-cause - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Tipperary hurlers to fundraise after ex-teammate has surgery on brain tumour
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Tipperary hurlers to fundraise after ex-teammate has surgery on brain tumour

Dec 4th 2013, 11:05 AM 17,703 Views 10 Comments

Loughmore-Castleiney’s Eddie Connolly took ill in the wake of a recent county senior hurling semi-final.

# great-cause - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Wexford hurler recovering after 5 operations and 48 days in hospital with leg injury
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Wexford hurler recovering after 5 operations and 48 days in hospital with leg injury

Dec 3rd 2013, 3:10 PM 20,004 Views 28 Comments

A challenge match takes place next Sunday between Wexford and Kilkenny to raise funds for Tomás Waters.

# great-cause - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Cork footballers to promote testicular cancer awareness
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Cork footballers to promote testicular cancer awareness

Jan 30th 2013, 11:29 AM 5,983 Views 20 Comments

With no sponsor at present the Rebels have entered into an agreement with the Mercy Hospital Foundation.