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One man cycling the length of Great Britain for Galway Hospice

One local volunteer will be cycling the length of Great Britain this summer in aid of Galway Hospice. Pat O'Connell, who volunteers at Galway Hospice,...

Students’ Union raises €11,500 for COPE and Galway Rape Crisis Centre

The Students' Union at NUIG recently presented COPE Galway and Galway Rape Crisis Centre €11,500 raised throughout the year. The money was raised through charity...

LGBT+ activists and local tattoo artists raise €3,400 to help save Teach Solais

Local tattoo artists from AWOL Tattoos and Piercing helped raise over €3,400 to help save Teach Solais LGBT+ resource centre at a day long...

Salthill Rotary Club raises €1,000 for children’s cancer support

The Salthill Rotary Club recently presented Hand in Hand children's cancer support charity with €1,000 raised to help their efforts on behalf of families...

Ballinasloe medtech firm partners with Croi stroke charity

Surmodics medtech company in Ballinasloe have formed a new community partnership to support Galway's Croí heart & stroke charity. Surmodics will be supporting Croí's efforts...

Memorial ball for young Cillian Cooney raises over €30,000 for Galway Hospice

Cillian's Rainbow Ball raised over €30,000 for Galway Hospice at the annual event in memory of young Cillian Cooney. This ball, which commemorates 5-year old...

25 years cycling the Corrib in aid of Croí Galway

Croi Galway is celebrating a quarter century of cyclists supporting their cause at the 25th Annual Tour de Lough Corrib cycle this summer. Registration is ...

Lifeboat crews rescued 43 people in Galway last year

Lifeboat crews at Galway, Clifden and the Aran Islands RNLI stations are calling on people to support Mayday, the RNLI’s annual national fundraising campaign. The...

Memorial card drive raises thousands for Galway Hospice

A recent card drive in memory of the late Michael Sweeney raised €2,700 for Galway Hospice. Friends and family of Michael organised a card drive...

From Minnesota with love – High school band playing in aid of Galway Simon

Local schools and community groups in Galway have always shown strong support for charities like the Galway Simon Community, with many gigs raising funds...

Trócaire launches cashless donation boxes in Galway

Trócaire is going digital with a pilot scheme of cashless donation boxes at Supermac's in Galway and Dublin.

Family raise €2,250 for Galway Hospice in memory of husband and father.

Ethna Mahony and her daughter Lisa recently presented a cheque for €2,250 to Galway Hospice in memory of their late husband and...

Trek through the mountains of Spain with Galway Hospice

Galway Hospice is organising a epic trek through the mountains of Spain this year to help raise vital funds. This is the first International Trek...

Students shake the bucket for COPE and Galway Rape Crisis Centre

Students from NUI Galway are out on the street today collecting for charities protecting Galway's most vulnerable. Volunteers organised by the Students' Union are shaking...

Charity Christmas hit raises thousands for Rosabel’s Rooms to support bereaved families

A charity Christmas single released by Galway's hottest new choir The TribeTones raised over €8,000 for Rosabel's Rooms, a charity supporting families who have...

Memorial run raises over €10,000 for two worthy causes

The 5th annual Run for Mary raised €10,660 which was presented to two local charities recently. The annual 5km Run/Jog/Walk is organised as a memorial...

Galway’s taxi drivers show their support for local charities

Galway's taxi drivers are getting into the Christmas spirit with donations to two important charities looking after our health. The Progressive Friends Association of Taxi...

Croí Heart and Stroke supported over 15,000 people last year

Croí, the Galway based Heart & Stroke charity, supported over 15,000 people in it's fifth year of services. Croí's annual report for 2017 shows that...

Hundreds of Galwegians to brave the cold waters of Galway Bay on Christmas Morning

Christmas Day is almost upon us, and once again this year, Galwegians young and old will  brave the cold Galway Bay water on Christmas...

Take a dive with COPE Galway’s Christmas Day Swim

Brave the cold so others don't have to this Christmas with the COPE Galway Christmas Day Swim. This is the 29th annual Christmas Day Swim...
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