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Galway people urged to take part in ‘Sprint for Simon’ Christmas challenge

Galway Simon Community is calling on people across the West to take part in their brand new Sprint for Simon - 12 Days of...

CISCO Galway wins €10,000 for local charities in health challenge

Two Galway charities will benefit from €10,000 in prize money won by CISCO Galway in the first ever National Workplace Fitness Challenge.Over 120 companies...

NUIG Students’ Union relaunch charity socks in time for Christmas!

NUI Galway Students’ Union have today relaunched their fundraising socks featuring a tribute to the iconic 'Galway Yellow' sculpture on campus.The socks, a collaboration...

Galway group Meals4Health shortlisted for national charity awards

A Galway based group providing nutritious meals to older people at home, Meals4Health, has been shortlisted for a prestigious national charity award.Meals4Health has been...

Galway swimmers to take to the water for national charity

Swimmers in Galway will take to the sea this Sunday to raise much-needed funds for national housing charity Threshold. Atlantic Masters Swimming Club has relaunched...

Local charity’s office destroyed by thieves

A fundraiser has been set up to support local charity ACT for Meningitis after its office in Galway was broken into and destroyed over...

Connemara cyclists raise over €4,000 for Clifden RNLI

A group of 12 cyclists in Connemara raised almost €4,000 for the Clifden RNLI lifeboat station with their hill cycling challenge in September.The Twelve...

Voluntary and community sector organisations in Galway to receive €390,000 in funding

Over €390,000 has been allocated to ten voluntary and community sector organisations in Galway to help deal with the impact of Covid-19.The allocation is...

Funding of €4 million to benefit 79 charity and community organisations across Ireland

Seventy-nine organisations across the country are to benefit from over €4 million in funding under the fourth tranche of the Covid-19 Stability Fund, announced...

Galway people urged to Support Local and Donate Local by Going up the Hill for Jack & Jill

Galway people have been asked to support local and donate local by going 'Up the Hill for Jack & Jill' this October.Funds raised will...

Galway charities awarded €750k under COVID-19 Stability Fund

Charities and community groups in Galway have been awarded almost €750,000 in the latest tranche of funding under the COVID-19 Stability Fund.This week, Minister...

Teach Solais LGBT+ Resource Centre forced to close over funding crisis

Teach Solais LGBT+ resource centre in Galway City is closing its door permanently at the end of this month due to long standing funding...

Reimagined Galway Bay swim sees 500 people swimming their way for Cancer Care West

More than 500 people took part in the annual Galway Bay Swim in aid of Cancer Care West this year, despite the event going...

Local volunteer to run unconventional marathon for local dog rescue charity

A volunteer at MADRA is preparing to run a full marathon this weekend around a dog walking track, to raise vital funds for the...

Get training now for the annual Croí Night Run

The much anticipated annual Croí Night Run is returning in October, but this year, like many major fundraisers, the event is going virtual.Participants can...

101 organisations to receive cash injections in 2nd tranche of Covid-19 Stability Funding

Over 100 organisations will receive once-off cash injections under new funding announced as part of the Covid-19 Stability Fund. The  4.1 million support package is...

Galway Bay Swim re-imagined for 2020 to help Cancer Care West

The annual Frances Thornton Memorial Galway Bay Swim in aid of Cancer Care West will be reimagined this year to help support this vital...

COPE Galway receives over €3,500 from Irish warranty company

COPE Galway received €3,620 recently after an Irish warranty company donated €1 for house registered with them in the country.Global Home Warranties - which...

Sleep Out for Simon goes virtual to fight homelessness!

Homeless charity Galway Simon Community has launched their annual Sleep Out for Simon event with a new focus, the homelessness fundraiser is going virtual.Normally,...

Take a Summer Cycle in aid of Croí and help people living with heart disease and stroke

Help people at risk of heart disease and stroke this year with the ‘My Summer Cycle for Croí’ charity event taking place this August...
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Two leading retailers come together for Breast Cancer Research

Two of Galway’s leading retailers have come together to help locally-based charity, the National Breast Cancer Research Institute. Brown Thomas and Hartmann’s Jewellers have partnered...

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