NEWS ARCHIVE

Boat for Hope

Posted on Jun 21, 2014 in NEWS ARCHIVE

Boat for Hope

For the third time, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland hosted the“BOAT FOR HOPE 2014” family fun day at Howth Yacht Club on Sunday, 29th June 2014. Up to 80 children (with disabilities) and their families went out on the water in the harbour in glorious sunshine for a ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ themed battle with the big ship to try and get the treasure  from the pirates and returned to shore for a BBQ lunch and entertainment. Thanks to the skippers and their families for providing their boats from Howth and surrounding areas. Variety would like to thank...

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Niall Tóibín at the Mansion House

Posted on Jun 5, 2014 in NEWS ARCHIVE

Niall Tóibín at the Mansion House

Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland was proud to honour Niall Tóibín for his outstanding contribution to Irish Entertainment and his charitable work over many years at the Mansion House on 4th June, 2014. Thank you to all those who supported this very memorable occasion.    PICTURES FROM THE EVENT Click on image to see larger picture Kamal Ibrahim Deputy Lord Mayor & Niall Tóibín Brendan Balfe Brendan Balfe Niall...

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Strictly Come Dancing Fundraiser

Posted on May 14, 2014 in NEWS ARCHIVE

Strictly Come Dancing Fundraiser

THANK YOU!! Variety, the Children’s Charity held Strictly Come Dancing on 25th April 2014 in the Regency Hotel, Dublin 9. We want to sincerely thank everyone who was involved in this event for their support. The proceeds will go towards a Sunshine Coach for ChildVision, Ireland’s only Education Centre for Blind Children.  To the dancers, their families, work colleagues, supporters and sponsors.  To the local business community in Drumcondra and the many volunteers who helped on the night – thank you. Join Variety: We hope that the family evening of fun and entertainment brought some...

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Proclamation Signing 2014

Posted on Feb 12, 2014 in NEWS ARCHIVE

Proclamation Signing 2014

On Tuesday 11th February 2014, Variety, the Children’s Charity were proud to be invited to the Mansion House, Dublin for the annual signing of the Variety Proclamation. Lord Mayor of Dublin, Oisin Quinn welcomed Variety members to a private reception in the Maniosn House and together with Variety Chief Barker Doreen Smyth, signed the Variety...

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A Trike for Dafne!

Posted on Feb 4, 2014 in NEWS ARCHIVE, TESTIMONIALS

A Trike for Dafne!

Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland was delighted to be able to present not only an iPad to Rush Lusk Educate Together School, in North County Dublin, which will be used by their special needs pupils, but also a specially adapted Trike. The Trike was presented to Dafne by Variety Ireland patron Simon Delaney. Dafne has been in a wheelchair for more than a year now, due to long term side effects of head radiations that she received for treating a brain cancer. She lost her independence all of a sudden. At Christmas a wonderful trike arrived and it was of her favourite...

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Newsletter January 2014

Posted on Feb 3, 2014 in NEWS ARCHIVE, NEWSLETTER

Newsletter January 2014

Read all the exciting news, events and stories for Variety Ireland from Autumn 2013 to January 2014

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