CHARITY: UCC Sport Raises €14k for CUH Charity Children’s Unit Appeal

CHARITY: UCC Sport Raises €14k for CUH Charity Children’s Unit Appeal

11 July 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie   UCC Sport, representing all sports clubs at University College Cork selected CUH Charity as their official charity partner for 2016/2017 and chose to focus their fundraising efforts on the Children’s Unit Appeal. As a result of many student-led fundraising activities over the last nine months, they recently […]

CHARITY: Dusk ‘til Dawn Charity Cycle takes place tonight at 11pm from Cork City to Crosshaven

CHARITY: Dusk ‘til Dawn Charity Cycle takes place tonight at 11pm from Cork City to Crosshaven

7 July 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City’s business community will be in a spin as it joins FitzGerald Solicitors for their fourth annual Dusk ‘til Dawn charity cycle tonight at 11pm. FitzGerald Solicitors are the driving force behind the overnight cycling fundraiser in aid of the Munster branches of Down Syndrome Ireland (DSI) […]

HEALTH: ‘BUMBLEance’ Children’s Ambulance Service creates Cork based fundraising committee

HEALTH: ‘BUMBLEance’ Children’s Ambulance Service creates Cork based fundraising committee

6 July 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie BUMBLEance, The Children’s National Ambulance Service, is delighted to announce the launch of a new Cork based BUMBLEance fundraising committee. The Cork Committee is compiled of a variety of Cork companies and professionals (listed below) from all walks of life and includes well known Cork businesses such as […]

SOCIAL INCLUSION: Cork Lord Mayor launches ‘Young Knocknaheeny Programme’ – early intervention

SOCIAL INCLUSION: Cork Lord Mayor launches ‘Young Knocknaheeny Programme’ – early intervention

1 July 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City Lord Mayor, Cllr Tony Fitzgerald has launched a groundbreaking early intervention document which seeks to consolidate supports to parents from pregnancy through to the early years in primary school. The Young Knocknaheeny Programme meet families during pregnancy, provides language programmes from 9 months and support childcare […]

SPORT: Cork Lord Mayor congratulates Knocknaheeny man Mark Carroll on appointment as ‘Director of track & field and cross country’ at a USA University

SPORT: Cork Lord Mayor congratulates Knocknaheeny man Mark Carroll on appointment as ‘Director of track & field and cross country’ at a USA University

29 June 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Tony Fitzgerald has congratulated fellow Knocknaheeny neighbour Leevale’s Mark Carroll on being named director of track & field and cross country at Drake University in Iowa, USA. The director of athletics for Drake University, Sandy Hatfield Clubb made the announcement earlier this […]

CHARITY: Cycle from St Fin Barres Cathedral (Cork City, Ireland) to Camden Town (London, UK) to fundraise for Christian Aid African Projects

CHARITY: Cycle from St Fin Barres Cathedral (Cork City, Ireland) to Camden Town (London, UK) to fundraise for Christian Aid African Projects

24 June 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie 14 punctures, 3 sets of tyres and 4 chains later Nick Simon will complete a 10,000-mile cycle, that took him across Africa in 2016 and now the length of Ireland and the UK in 2017. Adventure cyclist Nick Simon will be completing a 10,000 mile cycle this summer […]