A much anticipated dance in aid of the National Council for the Blind of Ireland ( NCBI ) is back on the Donegal social calendar, having been cancelled as a result of the freak rains earlier in the year. The dance, organised by Muff woman Bridie MacNally, is now pencilled in for the 1st …Read More about DONEGAL DANCE BACK ON THE SOCIAL CIRCUIT
The Connemarathon is one of the world’s most scenic running events, comprising of half, full & ultra marathons and set in the beautiful west of Ireland. Why not enjoy the sites while raising money for NCBI!? Sign up for a half, full or ultra marathon! Let Collette know and we’ll send out fundraising materials! More info here; …Read More about Why not enjoy the sites of Connemara while raising money for NCBI!
Sister Kathleen Kavanagh raffled off one of her paintings along with other items to raise money for NCBI. The raffle raised €1,340. A great achievement! *Image of Sister Kathleen with Collette McEntee holding a large cheque.
Well done to all at St Louis National Girl School in Monaghan town who raised €450 for NCBI with a Halloween fancy dress day! Collette of NCBI went to St Louis’ primary so it was a welcomed trip down memory lane too! *image of NCBI’s Collette with the cheque and some of the students in …Read More about A Happy Halloween!
Thank you to Michelle, James & Adam Tansey, Jack & Sarah McDonnell and Pheilim & Mia Clarkin for holding a bake sale on their street during the summer, raising €200 for NCBI! *Image of the Children with Collette McEntee from NCBI holding their certificates.
There’s a lot happening in the charity sphere these days! Check out our A to Z Fundraising Ideas Below, we have some images of past supporters of NCBI If you would like to fundraise for NCBI but need some inspiration, feel free to contact Collette email@example.com
After the continual success of the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon and the NCBI team, we prepare for another day of fun and fitness! Join Team NCBI at the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon 2019 on Sunday 2nd June (Bank Holiday weekend) When Bank Holiday Sunday 2 June 2019 Distance Total distance is 10km. No time limit! Entry …Read More about Join #TeamNCBI at the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon 2019
Below is a list of some of the upcoming marathons and runs taking place across Ireland. Check out Run Ireland for a broader list of events. Here is a good list of marathons and runs too. 10KM RUNS/MINI MARATHONS Clare Burren Mini Marathon – 6 miles VHI Women’s Mini Marathon, Dublin – Sunday 3rd June Evening Echo Women’s Mini Marathon, Cork FULL …Read More about Running and Walking for NCBI!
Blindfolded walk through Dublin City Tommy Campbel along with his friends, family and colleagues from the Revenue walked from Landsdowne House to NCBI HQ to raise funds and awareness of the obstacles faced by those with sight loss. Tommy and the participants raised €3,200 for NCBI, a remarkable amount. Tommy explains how the idea …Read More about Blindfolded walk through dublin city
Press Release 9th October 2017 For Immediate Release The National Council for the Blind of Ireland (NCBI) launched its second annual national Dine in the Dark week at an exclusive event in The Dylan Hotel last night, Monday 9th October. From 5th – 12th November, restaurants all over the country will Dine in the Dark …Read More about Feast your imagination, not your eyes with Dine in the Dark from the National Council for the Blind