challenge event Archive

Spread the L♥ve

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We’re all about spreading the l♥ve here in the Irish Red Cross. Especially when it puts a smile on someone else’s face. Nothing makes us smile more than the creative people around the country who come up with (sometimes wacky) ideas to help people in crisis.

Here’s three of our favourite supporter events that you might like to join in with…

Smart Phones No Match for the Traditional Map and Compass

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Photo Credit: www.howstuffworks.com

How often these days do you hear someone say ‘there’s an app for that’.  From recipe apps, to first aid apps, language apps to a magic 8 ball app, there really does seem to be an app for everything . However, not all apps are what they’ve cracked up to be.  Speaking to TheJournal.ie , […]

Red Cross Donor Gets Red Card for Diving

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One of my wonderful team (WT) came in to my office earlier.  This was the conversation between us… WT: What are we going to do about the guy who has done a skydive for us? Me: How much did he raise? WT: €20 Me: God. That isn’t a huge amount. WT: No Me: Don’t they […]

Sunrise Summit Challenge – Trek Ireland’s Highest Peaks at Night

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Ever wondered what it’s like to see the sunrise over your home county?  Well now’s your chance. This spring, the Irish Red Cross is challenging you to test your fitness by taking part in the Sunrise Summit Challenge, a brand new charity challenge taking place at ten mountain locations across Ireland.  On April 14th, participants […]