Mini Marathon 2018
February 15, 2018

The VHI Women’s Mini Marathon takes place on Sunday June 3rd, 2018. If you’re planning to walk or run, why not raise money at the same time for one of our life giving gifts or projects! When you’re ready to ‘take the first step’, here’s what to do: Register with Team Hope by emailing info@teamhope.ie or phoning 01 294 0222 with your … Continue reading “Mini Marathon 2018”

Gaisce Challenge Partners
September 22, 2017

Team Hope become Gaisce Challenge Partners Gaisce – The President’s Award is a self-development programme that encourages you to find your passion, get active and make a difference in your community! Gaisce is a direct challenge from the President of Ireland to young people aged 15-25 to dream big and realise their potential. Team Hope’s … Continue reading “Gaisce Challenge Partners”

Camp Romania!
July 12, 2017

When you’re given a luggage allowance of 42kg per person, it sounds like a huge amount and it’s tempting to see it as a target … but both myself and my daughter found ourselves struggling for space when it came to packing for our trip to Romania! As part of a team of 10 people … Continue reading “Camp Romania!”

Father’s Day 2017
June 16, 2017

This is Jenayta and her Dad. Jenayta is 7 years old and has 4 younger sisters. The family live in a one room shack in a village outside Gjakova, Kosovo. Surrounded by his girls, Jenayta has a very happy father! But he has not been able to find work for many years. To feed his family … Continue reading “Father’s Day 2017”

The Centres of the action!
June 1, 2016

So, the Christmas Shoeboxes have been collected.  They have been packed with love by those young and old.  The checking centres are buzzing with tape, cartons, boxes, and there are volunteers everywhere. There is the seasoned volunteer who spends their Novembers up to their eyes in shoeboxes or the newbie that is just starting out being … Continue reading “The Centres of the action!”