Category: Whats On?

DSCork Annual Charity Ball 2016

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 […]

Noel Doherty cycles Wild Atlantic Way for Down Syndrome Ireland

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 […]

DSCork Fashion Show Spectacular

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, […]

Race Around Ireland with Jim Cuttriss for Down Syndrome Cork

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 receive donations from The Hospital Saturday Fund

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 […]