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April blog – The 8 types of people you’ll meet in college!

April blog – The 8 types of people you’ll meet in college!

Friday April 24th 2015 | Sarah Allan

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 […]

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Campette Registration 2015

Campette Registration 2015

Thursday April 2nd 2015 | Una Kelly

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 […]

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Positivity Pots Workshop 10th April

Positivity Pots Workshop 10th April

Monday March 30th 2015 | Una Kelly

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, […]

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My leap of faith!

My leap of faith!

Monday March 30th 2015 | Caoimhe O'Hagan

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 […]

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Pick a positive in everyday…

Pick a positive in everyday…

Friday March 27th 2015 | Cora McNulty

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 […]

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Omagh Campettes and Leaders join in St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Omagh Campettes and Leaders join in St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Wednesday March 18th 2015 | Una Kelly

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”.

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St. Benildus College: Run For Life Fundraising Campaign

St. Benildus College: Run For Life Fundraising Campaign

Wednesday March 18th 2015 | Una Kelly

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 […]

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