COPE FOUNDATION LAUNCHES AUGUST GOLF CLASSIC

More than €1.7m has been raised over the past 25 years of the event Cope Foundation’s Golf Classic fundraiser returns for the 25th year this August.  The annual event which is sponsored by O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors raises much needed funds for the organisation which now supports 2,800 people with an intellectual disability and/or autism to…

Marymount Hospice Sunflower Day campaign

Jackie Mooney, Conor Shanahan and Diane Magee, Marymount Hospice would like to invite the people of Cork and beyond to support its online Sunflower Day campaign , Together We Remember in conjunction with Together for Hospice. The virtual sunflower remembrance garden will run for the full month of June 2021. During the month members of…

South Parish shines a light on its Lifelong Learners

The residents of one of the oldest parishes in Cork, South Parish, are celebrating local lifelong learners through the launch of a photographic exhibition. South Parish Learning Neighbourhood, as part of Cork Learning City, will launch Faces of Learning a photographic exhibition consisting of a series of striking black and white portraits by photographer Eddie Hennessy, on Thursday…

The world-renowned Cork International Choral Festival takes place online this week from April 28th – May 2nd

  A Singing City! The world-renowned Cork International Choral Festival takes place online this week from April 28th – May 2nd.  Presenting four specially curated gala concerts (ticketed) across the weekend, including Chamber Choir Ireland , the festival will also see 82 choirs from around the world participate in national and international competitions, and Choral…

Incognito Art Sale, in aid of the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation, Sells Out, raising €188,040

The Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation has announced that its online Incognito Art Sale, which got underway at 10am this morning, has sold out raising €188,040. Monies raised will fund Jack & Jill’s specialist home nursing care to 374 children with life-limiting conditions right across the country, including end-of-life care.      Now that the collection is sold out, the BIG REVEAL will happen tomorrow,…

Dáithí Ó Sé invites Cork to show solidarity with people with dementia and family carers to celebrate Alzheimer’s Tea Day 2021

RTÉ star Dáithí Ó Sé is calling on the nation to show solidarity with people with dementia and their family carers and virtually have Tea in Every Town with their friends and loved ones to mark Alzheimer’s Tea Day which takes place across Ireland on Thursday, 6th May and is proudly sponsored by Fujitsu Ireland.  …