Category Archives: Charity Work

Pupils of St Luke’s Montenotte raise over €8k for Ukraine Supports

79 pupils in St Luke’s NS, O’Mahoney’s Avenue raised over €8k to be donated to the renovation of eight vacant houses at Kingston College. These renovated houses will accommodate at least eight Ukrainian families. This initiative was a culmination of the student’s … Continue reading

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Initiatives for Ukraine throughout Cork, Cloyne and Ross

We reported previously about the spontaneous and generous support from clergy, employees and a number of parishes for the costs of the five vans being driven into Ukraine with medical supplies donated by the people of Cork. That report is … Continue reading

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Medical Supplies Head from Cork into Ukraine with Support from Cork, Cloyne and Ross

Today, Tuesday 8th March, at 2 p.m. 5 van loads carrying 13 tonnes of medical supplies and aid contributed by Cork people and organisations in Cork will depart for Ukraine, driven by a team from the Cork City Missing Persons … Continue reading

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Response to Ukraine Crisis

The distressing and tragic reports from Ukraine during the past week have left the world shocked and heartbroken. There have been many calls for support and initiatives to express solidarity. Bishop Paul Colton comments:  Over a week on from the … Continue reading

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Saint Luke’s Home in Cork reaches 150 year Milestone in Caring for Older People

Saint Luke’s Home, a residential care home in Cork for older people which also established Ireland’s first specialist unit for people living with dementia, marked the start of its 150th anniversary year yesterday, 1st March 2022. ‘In fact we were … Continue reading

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