Author Archives: Orla McIntyre

Thank You & Farewell from Michaela Foundation

When we began Michaela Foundation back in 2011, we wanted to commemorate the values that Michaela held dear in her life. It was clear that the simple way in which Michaela lived her life resonated with many people. Michaela was fun, confident and had an enriching relationship with God. She led a ‘Life Without Limits’ […]

Posted on 04 Mar 2021 by

Celebrating 10 Years of Michaela Foundation

Posted on 03 Mar 2021 by


  Wings Awards Event Night 27th March 2019 Celebrating extraordinary young people within our local communities     “The Wings concept is something we created in order to support young people who were either determined to, or already had achieved great things in whatever passion they have in life. Our whole ethos is ‘Life Without […]

Posted on 10 Apr 2019 by

Céad Míle Fáilte Clare!

Welcome to Clare, our new Operations Assistant.   Dia daoibh! I’m Clare Cunningham and I am delighted to say that I am the new Operations Assistant at Michaela Foundation. I am from Kilkeel in Co.Down and I have graduated from Ulster University with a degree in Irish language and literature. I have always had a […]

Posted on 19 Feb 2019 by


  WINGS AWARDS 2019 NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN Who do you know in your local community that is super-talented, goes above & beyond for their community or just ‘stands out’? Then nominate them for one of our Wings Awards where they have the possibility of winning a £250 bursary. With 9 winners over 3 age […]

Posted on 12 Feb 2019 by

New Year, New Job, New Opportunities!!

How would you like to join the Michaela Foundation Team in 2019?   The role of Operations Assistant at Michaela Foundation has become available! If you are enthusiastic, driven, passionate and would like to avail of this fantastic opportunity then don’t hesitate to get your application in. Please find Job Description and more information here: Operations […]

Posted on 04 Jan 2019 by


On Monday 24th September we launched our Heart & Soul Retreats at Holy Trinity College, Cookstown. Our half-day Faith & Well-being Retreats cater for small group setting of approximately 30 pupils, ages 14-16 and focus on the three themes of Resilience, Self-Acceptance and Attitude of Gratitude. Our Director, John McAreavey states, “The retreats were created […]

Posted on 03 Oct 2018 by


Abortion vs Life Without Limits Michaela Foundation has always been about life and love. Encouraging, inspiring and supporting young people to live their lives to the fullest. We want every young person to feel loved and to see how beautiful they truly are. Seven years ago, in the midst of pain & suffering, during a […]

Posted on 17 May 2018 by

How To Use Amazon Smile – Shop to Support Michaela Foundation

If you’re like us, you have bought a thing or two from Amazon. Why not make an impact in the lives of young people, by supporting Michaela Foundation, with the things you are already buying? AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as The difference is […]

Posted on 02 May 2018 by


And now for the grand finale….last but definitely not least, here are our 17-24 age category Wings Award Winners! Meet Ciara… Ciara was nominated by Ulster University, Jordanstown for her commitment to promoting basketball and netball at the university. She has taken on a Chairperson role within the club, trains eight times a week herself, […]

Posted on 27 Apr 2018 by