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#Jack and Jill Foundation

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

'It means a huge amount to us as parents': How buying this Incognito artwork can help children in need
# Jack And Jill Foundation
# Jack And Jill Foundation

'It means a huge amount to us as parents': How buying this Incognito artwork can help children in need

Mar 5th 2019, 7:00 PM 12,128 Views 2 Comments

You won’t know whose picture you have – amateur or world famous professional – until after the purchase, but all proceeds go to the Jack and Jill foundation.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Here are some of the big name artists' paintings that sold for €50 last week
# Bargain
# Bargain

Here are some of the big name artists' paintings that sold for €50 last week

Apr 30th 2017, 8:30 AM 25,903 Views 25 Comments

Some of the artists’ regularly reach thousands of euro for their work.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Saturday 20 December, 2014

No faking it: The art of growing a real Christmas tree
# Family Business
# Family Business

No faking it: The art of growing a real Christmas tree

Dec 20th 2014, 6:00 PM 17,692 Views 10 Comments

The Kavanagh family has been selling trees since the 1950s.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Dáil hears of woman with spinal and brain cancer who lost medical card
# Horror Stories
# Horror Stories

Dáil hears of woman with spinal and brain cancer who lost medical card

May 13th 2014, 9:25 PM 13,643 Views 49 Comments

The story was one of many outlined as part of a Sinn Féin motion this evening.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Friday 9 May, 2014

"It is only a matter of time before a stressed out parent is pushed over the edge"
# Medical Cards
# Medical Cards

"It is only a matter of time before a stressed out parent is pushed over the edge"

May 9th 2014, 1:00 PM 15,884 Views 27 Comments

Nurses caring for seriously ill children have written an open letter to Minister for Health James Reilly about the lack of discretionary medical cards for their patients.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Friday 29 November, 2013

Jack & Jill CEO: 'I get no top-up payments, no bonus, no pension'
# Charities
# Charities

Jack & Jill CEO: 'I get no top-up payments, no bonus, no pension'

Nov 29th 2013, 9:20 PM 18,969 Views 88 Comments

Jonathan Irwin said charity staff having their salaries topped up with money from donations is “damaging”.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Friday 23 August, 2013

Kildare locals question why old Quaker school was delisted and is due to be demolished
# Conservation
# Conservation

Kildare locals question why old Quaker school was delisted and is due to be demolished

Aug 23rd 2013, 10:09 AM 14,192 Views 50 Comments

Locals are fighting to preserve the historic 18th century building which is being redeveloped by the food giant Glanbia.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Monday 15 April, 2013

Investment company raises €100,000 for Jack and Jill Foundation
# Charity
# Charity

Investment company raises €100,000 for Jack and Jill Foundation

Apr 15th 2013, 2:30 PM 7,176 Views 12 Comments

The 250 staff at the company took part in marathons and held bake sales and talent shows as well as donating its art collection to raise funds.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Mobile operators fail to implement directive on VAT charges for charity texts
# Charity
# Charity

Mobile operators fail to implement directive on VAT charges for charity texts

Mar 2nd 2013, 7:05 AM 4,510 Views 8 Comments

Two years ago Revenue announced text donations would no longer be liable for VAT but charities are still not receiving this money.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Sunday 17 February, 2013

€300k owed to Jack & Jill Foundation after fundraising company liquidated
# Charity
# Charity

€300k owed to Jack & Jill Foundation after fundraising company liquidated

Feb 17th 2013, 1:38 PM 43,688 Views 16 Comments

Folamh Ireland is being liquidated, leaving the charity owed “a substantial amount of money” in unpaid mobile phone donations.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Friday 5 October, 2012

Video: Jack and Jill Children's Foundation makes urgent appeal
# Jack And Jill
# Jack And Jill

Video: Jack and Jill Children's Foundation makes urgent appeal

Oct 5th 2012, 5:15 PM 11,879 Views 49 Comments

The foundation says it urgently needs €400,000 to run its service to the end of the year.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Column: ‘If we didn’t exist, paediatric hospitals would be overwhelmed’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘If we didn’t exist, paediatric hospitals would be overwhelmed’

Apr 8th 2012, 8:30 AM 31 Views 16 Comments

Jonathan Irwin on why immediate action is needed on the National Children’s Hospital – and why the planners were right to turn the Mater proposal down.

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Can you supply cheaper ink for our TDs? Leinster House wants to know
# Inkgate
# Inkgate

Can you supply cheaper ink for our TDs? Leinster House wants to know

Feb 29th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,476 Views 27 Comments

A tendering process to supply ‘print consumables’ to Leinster House closes at noon today. Get your bids in now!

# jack-and-jill-foundation - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Charity wants Ó Snodaigh's spent ink cartridges to raise funds
# Inkgate
# Inkgate

Charity wants Ó Snodaigh's spent ink cartridges to raise funds

Feb 28th 2012, 6:20 PM 6,252 Views 94 Comments

The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation says it could use the €50,000 worth of spent printer cartridges to raise funds for brain damaged children.