APRIL BLOG Firstly, CATCH UP TIME! Since I was last speaking to you my momma had a very special birthday! We had the best time celebrating, and she was surprised by my secretly very sentimental Daddy when he flew my two older brothers Seán and Eoin (and their other halves) home for the weekend! It […]
Campette registration will commence on Thursday 9th April at midday. Parents / Guardians will be able to register their awesome Campettes-to-be on this website. Please see the full list of 2015 Camp Venues. If you have any queries about the registration process please visit the FAQ section for parents. If your questions aren’t answered here, please […]
On Saturday 21st March, Caoimhe O’Hagan bravely took to the sky at the Wildgeese Skydive Centre in Garvagh in aid of Michaela Foundation. Before doing so, Caoimhe raised a whopping £1500! When asked to describe her experience Caoimhe said, “I cannot put the experience into words. The initial Why do I do this to myself? panic […]
On Friday 10th April, Michaela Foundation will run workshops in Buttercrane Newry for children aged 9 and above with a creative flair and those wishing to develop their artistic talents. The Positivity Pots workshop went down a treat at the Tyrone Summer Camps in 2014. The interactive workshops, delivered by Michaela Foundation Summer Camp Leaders, […]
From bumping into the Irish rugby team in Dublin airport, to jumping out of a plane 13,000ft from the ground less than 48 hours later, I think the term “March Madness” would be suffice. On Saturday, 21st March, I took to the sky at the Wildgeese Skydive Centre in Garvagh in aid of the Michaela […]
With just a week left of my second placement, its hard not to feel privileged when reflecting back on my experiences to date. Despite the short time that I have been exposed to children’s nursing, I have discovered quite a large glimpse of just how lucky I am to have this opportunity. Life is put […]
Thanks to the amazing Omagh Campettes and Leaders who carried the Michaela Foundation Camp banner with smiles at the St Patrick’s Day parade ar an Ómaigh. Tá súil againn gur bhain sibh sult as an mhórshiúl. Special thanks to our leaders whose actions continually reflect the Irish proverb “Mòl an óige agus tíocfaidh sí”.
A massive thanks to the schools who continually support the work we do! Check out this photo of pupils from St. Benildus College, Dublin who very generously donated €500 to Michaela Foundation raised through their Run For Life Campaign. Great running and fundraising a chairde! A special shout out to one of their teachers, Michelle […]
Our good friends at St. Patrick’s Academy, Dungannon made a very generous donation to Michaela Foundation just before mid-term break. This was raised through the 1st Year Fancy Dress day. We really appreciate the Academy’s continued support and special friendship.