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A farewell note…

A farewell note…

Thursday August 31st 2017 | Una Kelly

As I prepare to leave the Michaela Foundation office for the final time, I’m feeling thankful for having been blessed with the opportunity to work for such an amazing charity and with some incredible people. I’ve no doubt that I will remain a long term friend of Michaela Foundation and will carry with me many […]

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KN Group All Ireland GAA Golf Championship

KN Group All Ireland GAA Golf Championship

Tuesday August 29th 2017 | janine

All Ireland GAA Golf Championship Tuesday 29th August 2017 The 18th annual All-Ireland GAA Golf Challenge has been officially launched in GAA headquarters by KN Group chief executive Donagh Kelly, inter-county managers Derek McGrath (Waterford) and Mickey Harte (Tyrone) and 2016 hurler and young hurler of the year Austin Gleeson among other GAA personalities including Challenge patron and Kilkenny legend Eddie Keher. The organisers of […]

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Cardiac Services sponsor defibrillators

Cardiac Services sponsor defibrillators

Monday August 21st 2017 | Una Kelly

With the support of Cardiac Services and that of the host venues, Michaela Foundation ensured that defibrillators were present at each of the 19 Summer Camp venues once more in 2017. Michaela Foundation are incredibly grateful to Cardiac Services for their continued support and sponsorship of defibrillators. A special word of thanks to Jason Marriott who […]

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Job vacancy: Operations Manager

Job vacancy: Operations Manager

Monday July 31st 2017 | Una Kelly

Click here for further information on the role  Michaela Foundation Operations Manager July17   Application: Apply with Cover letter and CV to John McAreavey at john@michaelafoundation.com Closing date for applications Wednesday 16th August 5pm  

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Local ticket outlets for Donna Taggart Concert 12th August

Local ticket outlets for Donna Taggart Concert 12th August

Tuesday July 25th 2017 | Una Kelly

Local sales points for Donna Taggart concert on 12th August: – MC CULLAGH’S CLASSIC STATION, DROMORE RD, OMAGH – SHEEHEY’S NEWSAGENTS, COOKSTOWN – MCANERNEY’S SUPERMARKET, ARMAGH CITY – FORBES SPAR, ARDBOE – O’BRIEN’S PHARMACY, MAGHERAFELT – NOONE’S, MAGHERA – BEGLEY’S SPORTS, DUNGANNON – QUINN’S SPAR WESTLAND RD, COOKSTOWN – TYRONE GAA CENTRE, GARVAGHEY – NEWELL […]

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Donna Taggart Concert on The Hill of The O’Neill, Dungannon

Donna Taggart Concert on The Hill of The O’Neill, Dungannon

Sunday July 23rd 2017 | Una Kelly

Donna Taggart will headline a Michaela Foundation Fundraising concert at the iconic Hill of the O’Neill in Dungannon on Saturday 12th August. Donna’s performance will come at the end of Michaela Foundation’s busy Summer Camp season, during which they will have worked with over 400 volunteers and almost 1500 young girls. The fundraising concert will enable […]

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All Ireland GAA Legends to Tee Off in Charity Golf Classic

All Ireland GAA Legends to Tee Off in Charity Golf Classic

Friday July 7th 2017 | Una Kelly

The inaugural Celtic Cross 3 Man Team launched on Monday 3rd July  in Fintona Pearses GAA Club looks set to be golf classic like no other. The event will see 26 GAA legends, all of whom have won an All-Ireland medal, take to the course with their golfing teams in aid of Michaela Foundation and […]

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Michaela Foundation and Cancer Focus NI’s Summer Camp Partnership

Michaela Foundation and Cancer Focus NI’s Summer Camp Partnership

Thursday June 29th 2017 | Una Kelly

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is lending a helping hand to raise awareness of cancer prevention at Michaela Foundation’s Summer Camps for girls. The charities will work together at 19 camps, each attended by up to 80 girls (aged 11-13). The Summer Camp partnership was officially launched at Michaela Foundation’s National Training Day in Croke Park […]

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