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From TheJournal.ie Three Irish doctors and a businessman are rowing across the Atlantic for charity Don't Try This At Home

Three Irish doctors and a businessman are rowing across the Atlantic for charity

Three experienced rowers and one novice are taking their boat Saoirse across the Atlantic in a charity row.

From The42 Former Connacht and Leinster lock Browne preparing to row across the Atlantic Long Haul

Former Connacht and Leinster lock Browne preparing to row across the Atlantic

Now 37, the second row is raising money for MSF, Madra and the Strong Roots foundation.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Does it bother you when you're approached by charity fundraisers on the street? Charities This post contains a poll

Poll: Does it bother you when you're approached by charity fundraisers on the street?

New charity guidelines say that fundraising activities “will not be unreasonably persistent or intrusive”.

From TheJournal.ie 'If you walk down the street and someone asks you something you're able to say no and be left alone' Chuggers

'If you walk down the street and someone asks you something you're able to say no and be left alone'

New guidelines have been put in place for charity fundraising.

From TheJournal.ie Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules Red Handed

Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules

Action has been taken by the Charities Regulator over the last year.

From TheJournal.ie 'Imaginations flourish': 30 years of good done through the MS Readathon Ms Readathon

'Imaginations flourish': 30 years of good done through the MS Readathon

Did you discover one of your favourite authors during the MS Readathon?

From TheJournal.ie Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers Longford

Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers

The dogs are currently being cared for at the National Animal Centre in Longford.

From TheJournal.ie Charities warn that donations left outside shops 'could be stolen or deliberately destroyed' Bin Bags

Charities warn that donations left outside shops 'could be stolen or deliberately destroyed'

Some charities have experienced an increase in people leaving items outside their shops.

From TheJournal.ie 'We said it would be good to get 50': Homeless organisation collects over 1,000 sleeping bags left at Electric Picnic Homelessness

'We said it would be good to get 50': Homeless organisation collects over 1,000 sleeping bags left at Electric Picnic

The Path homelessness charity, which helps the homeless in Dublin, trawled through the campsite once the festival ended.

From TheJournal.ie 'The impact on children is very severe': 18 babies were born into a homeless charity's services last year Homelessness

'The impact on children is very severe': 18 babies were born into a homeless charity's services last year

Depaul Ireland launched its 2016 annual report today.

From TheJournal.ie St Vincent de Paul appeals for new premises after Coolock store destroyed by fire Charity

St Vincent de Paul appeals for new premises after Coolock store destroyed by fire

A 25-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident.

From TheJournal.ie 'Banks are out of touch': Bank of Ireland criticised over ad about couple moving back in with parents Housing Crisis

'Banks are out of touch': Bank of Ireland criticised over ad about couple moving back in with parents

The tweet about a couple who returned home to live with parents to save for a mortgage has received a huge backlash.

From TheJournal.ie 'I think the act of being there and just listening is a very powerful thing' Aware Support Line

'I think the act of being there and just listening is a very powerful thing'

Charity Aware are looking for 40 new volunteers to meet with growing demand for the service.

From TheJournal.ie Driver 'reasonably' sacked after he left charity van outside a pub overnight Hearing

Driver 'reasonably' sacked after he left charity van outside a pub overnight

The worker maintained that he had been subject to an unfair investigation and had been dismissed for taking an organisation’s vehicle home.

From TheJournal.ie Architects raise €124,000 for the homeless through free consultations In One Week

Architects raise €124,000 for the homeless through free consultations

Registered architects gave free consultations and asked people to donate €90 instead.

From TheJournal.ie Charity wrongly paid €84k to two former trustees, who were parents of the CEO Ataxia Ireland

Charity wrongly paid €84k to two former trustees, who were parents of the CEO

The Charities Regulator carried out the investigation into the charity Ataxia Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland gives €5.5 million in aid to crises in Chad and Central African Republic Humanitarian

Ireland gives €5.5 million in aid to crises in Chad and Central African Republic

Dozens of civilians have been killed in the crises.

From TheJournal.ie This Irish man is running 24 marathons in 24 days Spina Bifida

This Irish man is running 24 marathons in 24 days

He’s aiming to raise €100,000 for Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Irish couple who founded repatriation charity win £1 million in lottery Well Deserved

Irish couple who founded repatriation charity win £1 million in lottery

The couple’s 26-year-old son was killed in a hit-and-run in New York in 2013.

From TheJournal.ie Brothers who pocketed €8,000 in cash from bartending at Dublin charity concert given community service Marlay Park

Brothers who pocketed €8,000 in cash from bartending at Dublin charity concert given community service

Brothers John and Conal McGinley had pleaded guilty to one count of theft at the July 2016 gig in Dublin’s Marlay Park.

From The42 In pictures: Thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon in Dublin Ladies' Day

In pictures: Thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon in Dublin

Over 30,000 people took part in this year’s event.

From TheJournal.ie Two Naas men swim for charity through shark-infested waters Alcatraz To San Francisco

Two Naas men swim for charity through shark-infested waters

Stephen Tighe and Paul Quigley will be taking part in the swim to raise money for Gorta-Self Help Africa.

From TheJournal.ie 'My sister died from it, then my mam had it, then I got it' Cancer

'My sister died from it, then my mam had it, then I got it'

Arc Cancer Support helps people deal with the emotional and physical challenges they face before, during and after treatment.

From TheJournal.ie An Irish charity is raising money to help the rescued slaves of ISIS Syrias Vibes

An Irish charity is raising money to help the rescued slaves of ISIS

Researchers who’ve interviewed survivors describe their trauma as the “most distressing” they’ve ever experienced.

From TheJournal.ie 'Mismanaged and not viable': LGBT charity to face investigation into financial 'irregularities' GLEN

'Mismanaged and not viable': LGBT charity to face investigation into financial 'irregularities'

The charity announced last week that it was to cease operations.

From TheJournal.ie LGBT charity Glen to cease operations No Longer Viable

LGBT charity Glen to cease operations

Reduced staffing levels, no financial reserves and diminishing public trust all contributed to the decision.

From TheJournal.ie Around 57 people are ringing Ireland's main domestic violence helpline every day Abuse

Around 57 people are ringing Ireland's main domestic violence helpline every day

Almost 4,000 calls were made to the charity reporting child abuse.

From TheJournal.ie Right now, around 150,000 people are about to walk from Darkness Into Light Before Sunrise

Right now, around 150,000 people are about to walk from Darkness Into Light

In over 100 towns and cities in Ireland, people will be walking as the sun rises this morning.

From TheJournal.ie 'Darkness Into Light allows us to talk about the wound left by suicide' Pieta House This post contains videos

'Darkness Into Light allows us to talk about the wound left by suicide'

Senator Joan Freeman talks to us about mental health services and being ‘a pain in the government’s neck’.

From TheJournal.ie People queued up from 4am to buy art that's worth thousands of euro for only €50 Incognito

People queued up from 4am to buy art that's worth thousands of euro for only €50

The fundraiser for Jack and Jill was closed two days early after beating all expectations.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you give unwanted clothes and goods to charity shops Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you give unwanted clothes and goods to charity shops

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

Cycling the roads of Ireland to break the stigma surrounding mental health issues

Cycle Against Suicide CEO and radio personality Colm Hayes talks to The42 ahead of this year’s cycle.

From TheJournal.ie LGBT charity orders full review of services in light of Charities Regulator review GLEN

LGBT charity orders full review of services in light of Charities Regulator review

The charity is being reviewed by Charities Regulator.

From TheJournal.ie Staff at liquidated charity Console still haven't been paid and it looks like they never will be Moral Responsibility

Staff at liquidated charity Console still haven't been paid and it looks like they never will be

The Public Accounts Committee said there was a “moral responsibility” to pay these workers.

From TheJournal.ie Goal won't lose out on US funding after investigation into alleged fraud USAid

Goal won't lose out on US funding after investigation into alleged fraud

In a new deal, USAID has laid out conditions under which Goal must operate.

From TheJournal.ie 'No parent wants to see their child go before them': Living day-to-day with cystic fibrosis 65 Roses Day

'No parent wants to see their child go before them': Living day-to-day with cystic fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis can be a life-changing condition for entire families.

From TheJournal.ie You could end up buying art worth thousands of euro for just €50 Incognito

You could end up buying art worth thousands of euro for just €50

The challenge is in spotting the masterpiece.

From The42 Maurice Fitz, Joyce, Ó Sé and Donnellan - Kerry and Galway greats to clash again Good Cause

Maurice Fitz, Joyce, Ó Sé and Donnellan - Kerry and Galway greats to clash again

The teams face off tomorrow afternoon in Dingle.

From TheJournal.ie 'They made me realise that... I'm not worth nothing': The positive effects of mentoring at-risk youths Le Cheile

'They made me realise that... I'm not worth nothing': The positive effects of mentoring at-risk youths

A new report found mentoring can significantly reduce the risk of a youth reoffending.

From TheJournal.ie 'One million tonnes of food are wasted in Ireland each year, people know that's wrong' Social Entrepreneurs

'One million tonnes of food are wasted in Ireland each year, people know that's wrong'

FoodCloud, an organisation helping to combat this, has gone from strength to strength in the last five years.