Since 1997, the Des Cullen Classic & Vintage Vehicle Show has been raising funds for the NCBI (National Council for the Blind of Ireland). Des Cullen was a prominent figure in Irish motorsport, who passed away at the age of 86 in January 2017. NCBI renamed this long-running show after Des to honour his commitment …Read More about NCBI Des Cullen Classic & Vintage Vehicle Show Sunday 23th June
Cycle of Light is a wonderfully symbolic fundraising idea which also serves to raise awareness and vital funds for people who are blind or vision impaired. So, pedal on for NCBI, and light up the night for sight!” You can join a unique night-time cycle stretching from Dalkey to Howth, along the stunning Dublin Bay and …Read More about Cycle of Light
Put one foot infront of the other. Easy does it and you’ll achieve something remarkable, for yourself and for NCBI. You are warmly invited to join team NCBI on the Camino, 15-21 September 2019. To find out more, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Yesterday, Officers C.O. Dave Walsh and W.T.O. Greg Flanagan from Arbour Hill Prison presented a fully rebuilt tandem bicycle to us here at the NCBI. The tandem was assembled from a donated frame and recycled bicycle parts and fully restored by prisoners as part of a rehabilitation and training programme located in Loughan House Prison. …Read More about Tandem Bike Donation
27th November 2018 Would you like the opportunity to do something truly remarkable? Could you help to make a dark day brighter? Light up the NCBI Tree of Light this festive season, by making a donation today. Go to www.treeoflight.ie In NCBI, we know that just because someone can’t see, it doesn’t mean they shouldn’t …Read More about NCBI TREE OF LIGHT – PRESS RELEASE
We had a very special visitor in our office on Friday. Josh, his teddy Scout and his parents came in with a €500 cheque. This money was fundraised at Ablefest, a music festival his Dad and their friends put together this summer, for people and families with disabilities. It sounded like so much fun and …Read More about Giving it socks for NCBI!
A big Thank You to Geraldine Conway who raised €3,835 for NCBI this year. In September, Geraldine embarked on the NCBI Camino Way raising €1,900. On top of this, Geraldine raised a further €1,935 for NCBI Limerick Services – today Colette Quinlivan of NCBI met with Geraldine to receive her generous donation. Below, there are …Read More about Generous Geraldine
Send your loved one a beautiful card this Christmas! NCBI’s Charity Christmas Cards are now on sale nationwide! You can get yours at; – your nearest NCBI Retail Shop – at NCBI Head Office, Whitworth Road, Drumcondra, D9 – online at www.ncbi.ie/product-category/christmas-cards. The online price includes P&P *image of banner with NCBI logo and images of …Read More about NCBI Christmas Cards!
A total of €1,980 was raised at a Whist Drive held at Drumconrath Hall in memory of Mrs Maureen Carry who died recently. The presentation was in tribute to the services Maureen had received from NCBI in her later years. Thank you for this kind gesture and donation. Pictured at the presentation event are members …Read More about Whist Drive in memory of Maureen Carry