‘Cycle of Light’, The National Council for the Blind of Ireland’s (NCBI) innovative night cycle is taking place this year on the 24th August. The event, now in its second year, is a unique night time cycle stretching from Dalkey to Howth and back, along the stunning Dublin Bay. Participating cyclists will ride the scenic …Read More about Pedal through the night for sight!
Have you ever considered being a guide for a person who is blind or vision impaired? Emma tells us about her experience guiding Sr. Brid Smith at this year’s Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon. Emma’s last Mini Marathon was 17 years ago so she knew it was going to be a challenge. She says “I received …Read More about We worked together as a team and guiding was a wonderful experience- for us both
Run / Walk for fun with the NCBI A 5k run / walk for people who use NCBI services, their friends and family has been organised for Friday 4th May. It will begin at 11am with all entrants asked to arrive from 10.15 onwards. It will be held in the beautiful Phoenix Park in Dublin …Read More about NCBI News Snippets
The Albinism Fellowship will hold an Irish Summer get together in Dublin. The popular get-together will take place in the National League of the Blind. The venue is a couple of minutes walk from Temple Street Hospital / 5-10 minutes walk from O’Connell Street. A great fun day and an opportunity for adults/parents to catch …Read More about Irish Summer Get-Together Dublin
As Fujitsu’s Charity of the year, they are holding a golf event in aid of NCBI. This will be held at Beaverstown Golf Club in Donabate on the 24th of August. The format of the golf event is 4 person scramble. It is open to all, a handicap is not required. There are prizes for …Read More about Fujitsu Golf Event in aid of NCBI
NCBI Majorca Cycle Challenge 2017 – Throw yourself into a different climate and challenge while meeting new people, making experiences and raising funds & awareness of NCBI! For 7 days, from 13th – 20th October, #TeamNCBI will cycle their way through the island of Majorca as part of the Stephen Roche Cycling Camp. All abilities are …Read More about NCBI Majorca Cycle Challenge 2017 – Registration of Interest
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