Charity Tractor Run Supports Daisy Lodge Cancer Support Facility

 In 2018, Mayo County Council granted planning permission to the Cancer Fund for Children charity, authorising the construction of their new therapeutic facility, Daisy Lodge, in Lisloughrey, near Cong. The charity boasts over 45 years’ experience of delivering emotional and practical support to children who have been diagnosed with cancer, and to their families by […]

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Alan to lead 2,000km charity cycling challenge

Pictured (above) is Alan, Simon and Jonathon. ROBOTIC milking specialists and Lely Center Mullingar co-owner/founder, Alan Heaney, who hails from Swinford, is leading a group of four endurance cyclists on a massive five-day 2,000km ultra cycling challenge this month. Starting from Lourdes in the south of France, up through France, across the English Channel (by […]

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The Hug For Charity – World Record Attempt in Castlebar

The Hug For Charity FOUR Mayo men, Stephen Rattigan, Brian Cawley, Nicky Kearney and Sean Conway, took part in a Guinness world records attempt for the longest group hug back in October 2017 and raised €4,400 for the Irish Cancer Society. Guinness officially recognised their world record. The group hug World Record which the team […]

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Stroll For Brendan

Stroll for Brendan is a charity walk in memory of the late Brendan Henaghan. The walk will start at St. Gerald’s College Sports Hall at 2pm, Sunday 17th Feb. (registration from 12pm) followed by a tree planting ceremony at Lough Lannagh and short prayers at Brendan’s grave. It will then continue out Newport Rd. to […]

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Maxol in Mayo raise €62,000 for Aware

MAXOL’S customers in Mayo demonstrated great generosity in the run-up to Christmas by contributing to a whopping total of €62,000 raised for the charity Aware, bringing the total funds raised by Maxol nationally to €120,000 for 2018. Getting onboard with Maxol’s ROSA coffee charity campaign meant that a 10-cent donation was made for every purchase […]

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Communities in Mayo raise over €5,000 at annual GOAL Miles

Community groups from Mayo donned their walking and running shoes over Christmas and raised over €5,000 for GOAL to support its overseas development programmes. 2018 marked the 37th year of the GOAL Mile, which is one of the country’s largest and longest-running annual fundraising events. The campaign encourages people across Ireland to walk, jog or […]

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Fire Service Charity Soccer Match

On the 8th September 2018 we will be having a charity soccer match against the London Fire Brigade Emerald Society in Celtic Park, Castlebar. This is a family fun day where there will be bouncy castles, face painting, disco, adults raffle, free kids raffle, fire engine display. The money raised will be divided equally between […]

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