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03/26/2017 at 17:41. Facebook
A big THANK YOU to all who took part this morning in the Underground Run: Dublin Tunnel #tunnelrun2017

Dublin Port Tunnel closes for Focus Ireland charity run

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03/26/2017 at 10:21. Facebook
Well done to a group of students at Hazelwood College, Dromcollogher in Limerick who just did a sleep out in aid of Focus Ireland.

It is so great to see these young students taking the time to help raise funds - and vital awareness of the issues – through their sleep out. You can read their thoughts in this article from the Limerick Leader.

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Limerick students get a feel for the cold pinch of homelessness

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03/25/2017 at 13:13. Facebook
Wishing everyone taking part in the Underground Run: Dublin Tunnel. Good luck all and have a great time.
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03/24/2017 at 20:03. Facebook
New Government figures for February issued today show a record total of 7,421 people who are homeless in Ireland – a shocking total of 2,546 of these are children.

The national total has shot up by 254 compared to the 7,167 people homeless January - an increase of more than 9 people for every day in February.

The crisis continues to deepen as huge numbers of families are still losing their...
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As New Figures Show A Record Numbers Homeless Focus Ireland Warns Crisis Will Deepen Without A Specific Sub-Strategy To tackle Homelessness - Focus Ireland

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03/23/2017 at 19:12. Facebook
Last chance to Register!

The Dublin Tunnel Run registration is closing tomorrow at 11am, for your chance to walk, jog or run in this unique event, don’t delay, register today!

The event is starting at 9.30am this Sunday, 26th March.
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Underground Run: Dublin Tunnel

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Rock Against Homelessness is back!

HamsandwicH, Finbar Furey, The Blizzards, Delorentos, Paul Cleary, Ivy Nations, August Wells – plus special guests — will play on April 7th at the Olympia in aid Focus Ireland’s work.

We support over 12,500 people a year who are homeless or at risk and also provide over 600 homes nationwide. Buy your tickets now [ Olympia.ie Link ]

Rock Against Homelessness at Olympia Theatre Dublin on Friday 7th April 2017, tickets 30 euros.

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Rock Against Homelessness is back! HamsandwicH, Finbar Furey,
The Blizzards, Delorentos, Paul Cleary, Ivy Nations, August Wells – plus special guests — will play on April 7th at the Olympia in aid Focus Ireland’s work.

We support over 12,500 people a year who are homeless or at risk and also provide over 600 homes nationwide. Buy your tickets now [ Olympia.ie Link ]

Top Irish Acts To Rock Against Homelessness | Music | News | Hot Press

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We are delighted to announce that the Focus Ireland Beloved Shops have been selected as a FINALIST for the category – Vintage Accessories, in the Xpose Fafinder Awards 2017!

Special thanks and good luck to our lovely Geraldine for all the hard work. This is the first time a charity has reached the finals!!

Click here - [ Tv3.ie Link ] - to vote for BELOVED. Hurry up the voting is open till...
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Vote for BELOVED

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The High Hopes Choir is giving a concert at the European Parliament in Brussels this evening, ahead of a seminar tomorrow on homelessness in the EU.

The choir, which was formed in 2014 and featured in an RTÉ TV series, has previously performed for President Michael D Higgins in Áras an Uachtaráin and at Ireland's biggest music festival, Electric Picnic.

It includes members from Dublin,...
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High Hopes Choir to perform at European Parliament

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Ireland's longest tunnel is closing its roads to traffic to provide a unique opportunity for serious runners and participants alike. This race will be like no other with features such as a tunnel laser light show, jet fans, underground DJs and entertainers at the aid stations, UV lighting and live k...

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ROCK AGAINST HOMELESSNESS
The Olympia Theatre
Friday 7th April 2017

**Tickets on sale NOW** THIS EVENT SOLD OUT LAST YEAR SO BUY YOURS NOW!

In response to the shocking homeless crisis in Ireland, some of the nation’s biggest acts have come to together for a major charity concert. Focus Ireland is so thankful to everyone at INM and all the amazing musicians...
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Rock Against Homelessness

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On St Patricks Day all Irish people worldwide think of home.

Their nation, county, town, street and finally their family home.

Where you grew up. Your first parade as a child. Your home.

Not all children have this. There are over 7,167 people homeless in Ireland. Shockingly one in every three is a child.

We are working hard to change this.

With your support we are challenging...
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Tá an ceart ag gach duine áit a bheith acu gur féidir leo ‘baile’ a ghlaoch air. Cuirimid 600 baile ar fáil do dhaoine ar fud na tire. Focus Ireland supporting Seachtain na Gaeilge (Social Media Day) today.#LMNS17

(Translation: Everyone has a right to a place they can call home. We provide over 600 homes for people around the country.)
As it's Einstein's birthday today...

"Albert Einstein Quotes. Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value."

~ Albert Einstein.
Volunteers Needed at the Dublin Tunnel Run.

Take part in the 10km Dublin Tunnel Run without breaking a sweat and get a behind the scenes view of the Dublin Tunnel 10 Year Anniversary celebrations!

We are looking for volunteers to help out on the morning of the run in various roles; manning water stations; directing participants and manning registration desks.

Volunteers will are needed...
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Dublin Tunnel Run - 10km

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Why are so many families losing their homes?

The causes of homelessness are always complex. Broadly speaking, homelessness can be caused by ‘structural factors’ (like lack of affordable housing, unemployment, poverty, inadequate mental health services, etc) or ‘personal factors’ (like addictions, mental health issues, family breakdown etc). The current rise in family homelessness is driven...
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Working to End Homelessness - Focus Ireland

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Did you know that January figures show a record number of 7,167 people homeless in Ireland.

Nationally there are now 4,760 adults and 2,407 children homeless - meaning 1 in 3 people experiencing homelessness is a child.
An exciting and unique 10k running race through Ireland's longest tunnel. Taking place on Sunday March 26th in aid of Focus Ireland.
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Underground Run: Dublin Tunnel

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An exciting and unique 10k running race through Ireland's longest tunnel. Taking place on Sunday March 26th in aid of Focus Ireland.
Register today [ Undergroundruns.com Link ]

Underground Run: Dublin Tunnel

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Following on from International Women's Day yesterday our founder Sr Stan shares the philosophy behind the Focus Ireland's Women's Philanthropy Circle.

"At its core philanthropy is about living life to our values and living a life that makes the widest difference possible. These are the principles that underpin the Women’s Philanthropy Circle. Circle members look beyond what is stigma and...
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Women's Philanthropy Circle - Focus Ireland

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