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# fundraiser - Monday 14 April, 2014

Little girl makes “bucket list” of things to see before she goes blind, Internet helps out

Little Molly Bent from Manchester was diagnosed with a degenerative eye disease last December.

# fundraiser - Monday 17 February, 2014

From The Score Munster rugby player seeking to change lives one smile at a time Cleft Lips

Munster rugby player seeking to change lives one smile at a time

Academy centre Harry McNulty is hoping to head abroad on a charitable mission with Operation Smile in the next year.

# fundraiser - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

From The Score Rugby star cheering on Mr World and Newstalk host at Great Limerick Run Doing A Runner

Rugby star cheering on Mr World and Newstalk host at Great Limerick Run

Former Ireland flanker David Wallace has called on the public to sign up for the Special Olympics fundraiser.

# fundraiser - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The Score Here’s why some Irish Liverpool and United fans will be swapping jerseys on 16 March Fundraiser

Here’s why some Irish Liverpool and United fans will be swapping jerseys on 16 March

The event is being organised in aid of Shane Grogan.

# fundraiser - Thursday 21 November, 2013

From The Score Connacht rugby star on the meningitis scare that rocked his family GIVING BACK

Connacht rugby star on the meningitis scare that rocked his family

George Naoupu’s sister-in-law had to learn how to walk and speak again after being struck down with the disease.

# fundraiser - Monday 14 October, 2013

From The Score Rugby star calling on undergrads to help raise €100k for Temple Street Children’s Hospital 100 Minds

Rugby star calling on undergrads to help raise €100k for Temple Street Children’s Hospital

Dominic Ryan of Leinster is the co-founder of a unique fundraising initiative that begins later this month.

# fundraiser - Saturday 20 July, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Irishman in a coma flown home a month after serious fall in Thailand Robbie Robinson

Irishman in a coma flown home a month after serious fall in Thailand

Robbie Robinson’s accident has racked up a medical bill of over €90,000, which family and friends are fundraising to cover.

# fundraiser - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Mia, 12, will test new prosthetic leg in charity cycle Tour De Picnic

Mia, 12, will test new prosthetic leg in charity cycle

There were over 700 participants at the Electric Picnic bike ride last year, but organisers hope this year will be even bigger.

# fundraiser - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From The Score The best and muddiest pictures from the gruelling Hell and Back Challenge Sunday Drive

The best and muddiest pictures from the gruelling Hell and Back Challenge

If only we didn’t have to work today, we would’ve rocked that course.

# fundraiser - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

From The Score Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh Jump For Donal

Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh

The campaign, backed by the Walsh family, aims to raise €30,000 for Crumlin Children’s Hospital.

# fundraiser - Friday 26 April, 2013

From The Score 10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true Collection Day

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true

The organisation is appealing to the public to give generously on its annual collection day.

# fundraiser - Sunday 31 March, 2013

From The Score Rival Wexford GAA clubs to settle long-running grudge on the dancefloor Strictly Speaking

Rival Wexford GAA clubs to settle long-running grudge on the dancefloor

Inspired by Strictly Come Dancing, players from Kilanerin and Castletown will dance up a storm tonight in a glitzy fundraiser.

# fundraiser - Friday 22 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you give money to charities collecting on the street? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you give money to charities collecting on the street?

Street based charity collections bring in cash but they are not to everyone’s liking.

# fundraiser - Sunday 17 March, 2013

From The Score The Manure Matrix in Fermanagh – is this the best fundraiser of 2013? Cow Bingo

The Manure Matrix in Fermanagh – is this the best fundraiser of 2013?

The bovine brainwave takes place at Teemore Gaelic Football Club on Monday.

# fundraiser - Monday 11 March, 2013

‘Nothing a Good Bun* Can’t Fix’ Pic of the Day

*Replace with muffin or cupcake as you see fit. We’re not starting a fight here.

# fundraiser - Monday 10 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Campaign aims to turn jewellery into funding for cancer research Cancer Research

Campaign aims to turn jewellery into funding for cancer research

The non-profit organisation “Jewels for Cures” aims to recreate Brian Boru’s crown from the unwanted gold, before selling it off.

# fundraiser - Sunday 25 November, 2012

From The Score NHL stars forget lock-out woes to compete in Hurricane Sandy fundraiser Sports Relief

NHL stars forget lock-out woes to compete in Hurricane Sandy fundraiser

Over 30 of North America’s finest ice hockey talents combined for heavy checks and generous cheques.

# fundraiser - Thursday 1 November, 2012

From The Score ‘They’re never nice but at least they get people talking’ – rugby stars gear up for Movember Mo Bro

‘They’re never nice but at least they get people talking’ – rugby stars gear up for Movember

The fundraising and awareness drive for men’s health has been supported by a raft of rugby stars.

# fundraiser - Friday 19 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Young mum needs €25k to fulfil her dying wish Dying Wish

Young mum needs €25k to fulfil her dying wish

Fundraising campaign set up to send Marta Salacka, who has been diagnosed with leukaemia, home to Poland to die in peace surrounded by her family and friends.

# fundraiser - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

From The Score Irish hockey team set for Argentina as fundraiser nets €55k Money Talks

Irish hockey team set for Argentina as fundraiser nets €55k

Ireland’s men are set to travel to the Champions Challenge I tournament following an overwhelming response to their public appeal.

# fundraiser - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Redistribution of wealth ‘a foreign concept’, says Mitt Romney US 2012

Redistribution of wealth ‘a foreign concept’, says Mitt Romney

The Republican candidate for US president says seeking the spread of wealth has made government become too big and too expensive.

# fundraiser - Thursday 6 September, 2012

100% Irish beef: Farmers’ charity calendar launches Agriporn This post contains images

100% Irish beef: Farmers’ charity calendar launches

The annual calendar in aid of Bóthar excels itself this year with feather-dusting farmers and baths in a barrel.

# fundraiser - Monday 23 July, 2012

From The Score #SaveOurClub: Dundalk announce fundraiser friendly Airtricity League

#SaveOurClub: Dundalk announce fundraiser friendly

The Lilywhites will play a local amateur selection on 5 August.

# fundraiser - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Photos: Cathedral lays down real grass inside for Queen dinner

That’s going to take a long time to mow.

# fundraiser - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

From The Score One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai Sand2Snow

One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai

Five countries, three deserts and one mountain range will be crossed by the fundraising duo by the time they reach the east coast of China.

# fundraiser - Saturday 28 April, 2012

From The Score Charity runners cross the finish line 40 hours after setting off on 126-mile challenge Challenge 126

Charity runners cross the finish line 40 hours after setting off on 126-mile challenge

Brian Maher and Mike Sheridan took some time out from their entertainment day-jobs to jog from Limerick to Dublin.

# fundraiser - Thursday 26 April, 2012

From The Score A grand soft day: Entertainers lace up for 126-mile run in aid of Special Olympics Ireland Five Alive

A grand soft day: Entertainers lace up for 126-mile run in aid of Special Olympics Ireland

DJ and movie critic team up for a fund-raising, endurance jog. Nice weather for it too.

# fundraiser - Thursday 2 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Galway man attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents… in under five days Fundraiser This post contains images

Galway man attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents… in under five days

Richard Donovan hoping to break his own record – and to help alleviate suffering in the Horn of Africa – by running seven marathons on seven continents in less than five days. Phew!

# fundraiser - Friday 20 January, 2012

# fundraiser - Thursday 19 January, 2012

From The Score O’Lionaird reaches out to Irish fans for financial support London 2012

O’Lionaird reaches out to Irish fans for financial support

Olympic hopeful Ciaran O’Lionaird plans to set up a new online scheme which will allow fans to contribute to his training expenses.

# fundraiser - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

From The Score NBA stars to participate in Obama fundraiser Backing

NBA stars to participate in Obama fundraiser

Players including Carmelo Anthony and Ray Allen are set to compete in the event.

# fundraiser - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Senator takes a spin in a coffin…for charity Coffin Up This post contains images

Senator takes a spin in a coffin…for charity

Limerick’s James Heffernan played dead for more than 40 minutes as locals guessed the identity of the “deceased”.

# fundraiser - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie National Concert Hall gets NY fundraiser Nch

National Concert Hall gets NY fundraiser

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.

# fundraiser - Sunday 9 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie World’s first Haiti Week to take place in Ireland Haiti

World’s first Haiti Week to take place in Ireland

Former US President Bill Clinton made the announcement today and said the fundraising week will take place from 21 – 28 January 2012.

# fundraiser - Friday 25 March, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Students set off on cycling fundraiser for Pieta House Fundraiser

Students set off on cycling fundraiser for Pieta House

Senator David Norris has pledged his support for the fundraiser, which will raise money for Pieta House. This organisation helps people dealing with self-harm or suicidal thoughts.