Irwin’s Bakery reaches £20,000 for Cancer Focus NI

Irwin’s Bakery reaches £20,000 for Cancer Focus NI

Irwin’s Bakery has presented Cancer Focus NI with a donation of £20,000 to mark the end of a busy year of fundraising activity. From pink Jammy Joey packaging during Breast Cancer Awareness Month to a sponsored cycle in memory of a colleague, Irwin’s support for the charity has not only... View Article

M&S raises £850,000 for Action Cancer

M&S raises £850,000 for Action Cancer

M&S employees across Northern Ireland have raised more than £850,000 for the region’s charity fundraising campaign in aid of Action Cancer’s counselling and therapeutic services. The partnership between M&S and Action Cancer, which is now in its seventh year, has seen M&S colleagues raise over £101,000 this summer alone. They... View Article

PRM Group give an early Christmas gift to local children with cancer

PRM Group give an early Christmas gift to local children with cancer

Christmas has come early for a local children’s cancer charity, after PRM Group, one of Ireland’s largest independent chilled and frozen food distributers announced it had raised an amazing £10,000 to support children with cancer. Cancer Fund for Children were delighted to hear that the Lisburn-based company, who have supported... View Article

Fane Valley recognise Action Mental Health at Group Charity Ball

Fane Valley recognise Action Mental Health at Group Charity Ball

Fane Valley, one of Northern Ireland’s largest farming cooperatives, hosted their inaugural Group Charity Ball in aid of Action Mental Health recently at a black-tie event in the Crowne Plaza, Belfast, with over 430 guests, customers, suppliers and wider group staff attending. The Charity Ball was the culmination of a... View Article

Panto off to a flying start thanks to Dale Farm

Panto off to a flying start thanks to Dale Farm

The Grand Opera House has announced the return of Dale Farm, Northern Ireland’s largest dairy producer, as the official sponsor of this year’s high-flying pantomime, Peter Pan. The 2017 production is on course to be Northern Ireland’s most successful pantomime ever with 70,000 tickets already sold ahead of opening night... View Article

Family Caring Centre ‘hits the road’ thanks to the Asda Foundation

Family Caring Centre ‘hits the road’ thanks to the Asda Foundation

Following a donation from the Asda Foundation of £28,820, Rathenraw-based charity Family Caring Centre has taken delivery of its new state-of-the art minibus. Aimed at supporting work within the local community, the upgraded vehicle will allow the charity to continue to help those whose lives are affected by illness, disadvantage... View Article

Coleraine mother crowned NI’s 2016 SuperMum

Coleraine mother crowned NI’s 2016 SuperMum

Coleraine mother of three Charlene Dickey has been announced as Northern Ireland’s top mum at a prestigious awards ceremony held at Parliament Buildings, Stormont. Thirty-five mums from across Northern Ireland were honoured at the SuperValu SuperMums ceremony which saw Derry~Londonderry’s Orla McLaughlin announced as a runner-up alongside Co Down’s Anouska... View Article

EUROSPAR and VIVOXTRA sponsor ReadOn initiative

EUROSPAR and VIVOXTRA sponsor ReadOn initiative

EUROSPAR and VIVOXTRA are once again supporting Cancer Fund for Children’s ReadOn campaign, encouraging pupils from across Northern Ireland to pick up a book for a good cause. The charity initiative encourages both primary and secondary pupils to read for pleasure, whilst also raising money to support local children living... View Article

33 COMMUNITY GROUPS WIN SUPPORT FROM LIDL COMMUNITY WORKS

33 COMMUNITY GROUPS WIN SUPPORT FROM LIDL COMMUNITY WORKS

Lidl Northern Ireland today announced the 33 winning community groups across the province that will benefit from the company’s exciting Community Works campaign, launched to find projects in need of funding and a helping hand. The winning groups span the length and breadth of Northern Ireland including; Eco Tots, an... View Article

FOOD RETAIL INDUSTRY URGED TO ENTER GRANT THORNTON RUNWAY RUN AS HIGH DEMAND SEES ADDITIONAL PLACES RELEASED

FOOD RETAIL INDUSTRY URGED TO ENTER GRANT THORNTON RUNWAY RUN AS HIGH DEMAND SEES ADDITIONAL PLACES RELEASED

With the highly anticipated Grant Thornton Runway Run less than one month away, the business advisory firm has announced that, due to high demand, an extra 38 teams are now available for this year’s event, and are encouraging the food retail industry to enter. The 5k race, which is open... View Article