Charity

Tesco Blue Token Appeal

Here’s an opportunity for you to help early years care in Charlestown when you shop in Tesco: drop your blue tokens into the Sásta collection point. Sásta Early Learning Centre is a not-for-profit registered charity providing early years care and education in the community and caters for children from 1-6 years. Tesco Swinford has included… Read more »

Pink Ribbon Valentine’s Party

Do you want to join in the fight to beat cancer? You can help to make a difference by supporting an upcoming event in KD’s Bar & Nightclub on Friday, 10th February. The Pink Ribbon Valentine’s Party is a fundraiser in aid of Breast Cancer Research. The party will get started at 9pm with prosecco… Read more »

Airport Fundraiser Lands Over €30,000 For Charity

The continuous fundraising efforts of the staff at Ireland West Airport Knock generated €30,550 for the airport’s three nominated charities for 2016. The airport’s chosen charities for 2016 were Cancer Care West, MS Ireland and Pieta House. The fundraising campaign dates back to late 2015. The airport’s staff voted to select three Irish charities for the inaugural Ireland West Airport… Read more »

Michael Byrnes Memorial Cup

The Michael Byrnes Memorial Challenge Match took place in O’Hara Park on St. Stephen’s Day 2016. A large crowd gathered to watch the over-30’s compete against their enthusiastic under-30’s counterparts. Both teams provided many moments of excitement throughout the game. As usual, The Michael Byrnes Memorial Cup was fiercely contested. However, experience paid off as the… Read more »

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Help to give a little joy and love to a child this Christmas. Team Hope, an organisation that serves needy children and their families worldwide will help to bring a little excitement and laughter to hundreds of thousands of children this year.   Your shoebox, a symbol of hope, will bring much joy to children… Read more »

Local Charity Looking for Volunteers

Local Charity Friends of the Willows seek new committee members to help them to continue their work in our community. They also seek people to help at upcoming church gate collections and a bag pack. Please contact Collette on 087 673 2381 for more information. Thank you. Facebook Link

SVP Annual Appeal

The St Vincent De Paul collection is Saturday 21st and Sunday the 22nd at both St James Church and Charlestown and St Patrick’s Church Bushfield. At any time donations are greatly appreciated. The contact number for either donations or assistance can be made by contacting this number confidentially : 086 8892098