The 8th fundraising charity ball was held in the beautifully renovated Clayton Silver Springs Hotel on Saturday 5th November. Chairperson Ray O’Callaghan hosted the event with his wife Brenda. The sponsorship and the support was, as usual overwhelming and impressive and resulted in interesting auction prizes, raffles and spot prizes. DSCork was fortunate to have […]
Join us at the Woodfire on August 1st for our Peloton Jazz Party!! Live music from The Niall Marron Jazz Quartlet, Free gin & tonic, delicious finger food and a raffle with incredible prizes (over €1,000 worth of spot prizes to be won)
Each year Tour De Munster raises over €250,000 for the Munster branches of Down Syndrome Ireland . The event is our contribution, all funds raised go directly to the Cork branch of DSI to fund their incredible work. Hurry while very few early bird tickets remain for only €30 remain!
Recently we reported on Ray O’Callaghan winning the prestigious award ‘Pride of Marks & Spencers. See news posts. Read the attached link in the Evening Echo on 9th November. Well done Ray.
Noel Doherty, gentleman and dedicated supporter of Down Syndrome Cork, has his extraordinary adventure told in the Evening Echo. Noel, who has been an avid Tour de Munster cyclist for years, also encourages fundraising opportunities, including an annual cake sale to promote World Down Syndrome Day on 21st March, in his offices, Fitzgerald Solicitors. Noel gives […]
The fashion show hosted by Ballyseedy Home & Garden, Fota Retail Park on Friday, 30th September 2016 was simply spectacular. Everything from start to finish was amazing, the atmosphere electric, the fashion fantastic, the models, brilliant and the members of DSCork who modelled, were the stars of the show. From the youngest to the oldest, […]
Ray O’Callaghan, esteemed chairperson of Down Syndrome Cork has had the great honour of being nominated and winning the prestigious employee award ‘The Pride of Marks and Spencer’. Ray O’Callaghan (right) pictured with Simon Lucas, Head of Region, Republic of Ireland business, Marks & Spencer. The awards dinner was held last week in the […]
ESB awards funding of €25k to Down Syndrome Cork’s ‘Field of Dreams’ project Cork, September 12 2016 – ESB has awarded funding of €25,000 to Down Syndrome Cork for its inspiring Field of Dreams project at a special cheque presentation in Cork city today. The Field of Dreams horticultural project – a first of its […]
Fashion Show – 30th September Down Syndrome Cork are delighted to announce the support of Ballyseedy Homes & Gardens in the hosting of a fashion show on 30th September from 7.30 pm. Tickets will be available in the next couple of days. A great night of fashion promised with some exceptional models. Annual […]
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http://www.independent.ie/life/family/family-features/cyclist-jim-cuttriss-when-were-in-bed-my-wife-wants-to-kill-me-34950659.html Jim Cuttriss is making headlines. He has taken on the mammoth task of training for the world renowned Race Around Ireland which starts from Trim, Co Meath on Sunday, 28th. Jim has just over 5 days to complete the 2,150 km race as a solo cyclist. Jim, on his first day of cycling, can […]
Twenty-four Irish charities received donations from the Hospital Saturday Fund at a special reception hosted in Dublin recently. In total, €106,500 was donated to the medical charities and organisations at the event, which was hosted by Ardmhéara/Lord Mayor of Dublin, Críona Ní Dhálaigh. Among the beneficiaries was Trinity College Dublin which received a donation to […]