Keith Haugh took part in the Maratona di Roma (Rome Marathon) on 2nd April 2017, raising €825 in support of NCBI and for Jack, a very special brave young man. Below is a picture of Keith and a Maratona di Roma mascot We really appreciate the fundraising efforts of all our supporters! Check out our Fundraising Events …Read More about The Maratona di Roma in aid of NCBI!
Fill out the registration form to be part of Team NCBI at this year’s Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon! When: Bank Holiday Monday 5 June 2017 Distance: 10km. Walk, jog or run! No time limit! Register:
We would be delighted to welcome you and your colleagues to our Day at the Races in Leopardstown on March 5th for our Charity Luncheon during the National Hunt Finale. Tickets are €120 or €1200 for a table of 10 and include Entry into Leopardstown for the National Hunt Finale Wine reception on arrival Four …Read More about National Hunt Finale in aid of NCBI
A very special thank you to Thurles residents Michael McGrath, Frank Nolan and Sheila Nolan who have raised an incredible €7,800 for NCBI. Over a six month period, Michael, Frank and Sheila have done everything from running the Dublin Marathon to chopping and selling logs to raise funds for people in Ireland living with sight loss. …Read More about Cheque Presentation at Sarsfields GAA Club
The inaugural Nicholas Roche Cycle for Blind took place on Sunday 13th November in Little Island Co Cork. Well done to all 150 cyclists that took part and helped raise vital funds for the National Council for the Blind of Ireland and Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind.
NCBI was recently shortlisted for the Business to Arts Creative Staff Engagement Award for our corporate social responsibility initiative with New Ireland Assurance. This partnership saw staff at New Ireland Assurance read and record an audio collection of Frank O Connor’s Collected Stories, which was produced by NCBI’s Library. The awards were held in the …Read More about Business to Arts Award Nomination
Thanks so much to NCBI’s fantastic team of cyclists who completed a 7 day cycle in Majorca from 10th to 17th September with Stephen Roche.
Congratulations to the 40 brave sky divers who took to the skies on Saturday 10th September for NCBI’s inaugural National Skydive Day. We really appreciate your support and hope you enjoyed the experience! Check out NCBI’s Sky Dive Day Video: https://youtu.be/gw6GIukMsFc. A thank you also to our joint skydive day sponsors Mazars and SoftCo and …Read More about NCBI National Sky Dive Day
Today, the National Council for the Blind of Ireland and Neven Maguire launched Dine in the Dark Ireland. Dine in the Dark is a week-long culinary celebration taking place across the country from the 6th to the 13th November. Supported by the Restaurants Association of Ireland, the campaign will see 200 restaurants and 8000 …Read More about National Council for the Blind Challenge Restaurants to Dine in the Dark
NCBI would like to invite yo to help make a dark day brighter for thousands of people with sight loss this Christmas by supporting the NCBI Tree of Light. Together we can shine a light for those living with sight loss. When people are dealing with the darkness of sight loss – unsure of what …Read More about Tree of Light