Martin Celebrates 70 with Coastal Challenge

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Recent retirement and a 70th birthday haven’t prompted Wexford man Martin Ryan to reach for the cardigan and slippers. Instead, a sturdy pair of hiking boots are more the order of the day for this Gorey-based grandfather, who will observe his landmark anniversary by embarking on his biggest ever challenge … Read More

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Support us this festive season

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The festive season has started at Gorta-Self Help Africa, with close to 2,000 supporters expected to get involved in various fundraising events throughout the months of November and December.

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Tom’s on top of the world

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An historic global deal on climate change is critical for the countries of sub-Saharan Africa in the months and years to come – and we must all play our part.

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Abseiling for Africa

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More than 50 volunteers bravely banished any fears of heights, as they abseiled for Africa at a series of events organised in Limerick over the past year. Munster Rugby’s iconic Thomond Park stadium and Ireland’s tallest hotel, The Clarion, were two of the locations, as volunteers literally took the plunge to raise funds to support our work.

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