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MEET OUR 17-24 WINGS AWARD WINNERS 2019!

Tuesday April 16th 2019 | Clare Cunningham

In just our second year of launching the Wings Awards, the interest in this initiative has continued to grow as we received outstanding nominations across all three age groups. Each nominee had their own special gifts and talents which made it incredibly hard to choose our winners! This category had 2 outstanding nominees and they […]

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MEET OUR 14-16 WINGS AWARD WINNERS 2019!

Tuesday April 16th 2019 | Clare Cunningham

  In just our second year of launching the Wings Awards, the interest in this initiative has continued to grow as we received outstanding nominations across all three age groups. Each nominee had their own special gifts and talents which made it incredibly hard to choose our winners! This category had 4 outstanding nominees and […]

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MEET OUR 11-13 WINGS AWARD WINNERS 2019!

Tuesday April 16th 2019 | Clare Cunningham

  In just our second year of launching the Wings Awards, the interest in this initiative has continued to grow as we received outstanding nominations across all three age groups. Each nominee had their own special gifts and talents which made it incredibly hard to choose our winners! This category had 3 outstanding nominees and […]

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WINGS AWARDS 2019

WINGS AWARDS 2019

Wednesday April 10th 2019 | Orla McIntyre

  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 […]

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Céad Míle Fáilte Clare!

Céad Míle Fáilte Clare!

Tuesday February 19th 2019 | Orla McIntyre

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 […]

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WINGS AWARDS 2019 NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

WINGS AWARDS 2019 NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!

Tuesday February 12th 2019 | Orla McIntyre

  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 […]

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New Year, New Job, New Opportunities!!

New Year, New Job, New Opportunities!!

Friday January 4th 2019 | Orla McIntyre

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 […]

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Farewell Wishes from Operations Assistant Janine

Farewell Wishes from Operations Assistant Janine

Friday January 4th 2019 | janine

Special farewell note… As I approach my final week in the Michaela Foundation office I feel very blessed to have had the opportunity to work for such an amazing charity and with some incredible people. I’m leaving with countless amazing memories and friendships as well as the #lifewithoutlimits ethos which has taught me so much. […]

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Winter Wonderland Sparkling Afternoon Tea

Monday October 22nd 2018 | janine

  Winter Wonderland Sparkling Afternoon Tea Fundraiser on behalf of Michaela Foundation   Red carpet on arrival & glass of prosecco for every guest. Enjoy traditional afternoon tea in the elegance of The Chelsea whilst being entertained by DJ Shane. Our three tiered cakestand boasts finger sandwiches, scones with cream and jam, and a delicious […]

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HEART & SOUL RETREATS LAUNCH

HEART & SOUL RETREATS LAUNCH

Wednesday October 3rd 2018 | Orla McIntyre

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 […]

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