WHY AND HOW WE RAISE FUNDS

The charity assists up to 200 families at any one time and contributes in the region of €500,000 annually in support. This support takes the form of monthly, quarterly or annual annuities as well as crisis grants where appropriate.  In order to do this year on year, we need your support. The three pillars below form the bedrock of how we raise these valuable funds, and provide simple ways for people to contribute to the fund

 

EVENTS

EVENTS

Our committees of volunteers run many events throughout the year. As well as providing great networking, fun opportunities for us all to get together,  the funds raised at these events provide the single biggest income stream for the charity.

DONATIONS & BEQUESTS

DONATIONS & BEQUESTS

The IGBF benefits greatly every year from bespoke donations and bequests that enable us to continue our assistance of our colleagues in need.

Click Donate now to see how you could help!

IGBF RECYCLING DRIVE

IGBF RECYCLING DRIVE

Over the last five years the IGBF and Textile Recycling Ltd ( TRL ) have been in a partnership to raise €100k for the fund  and we are delighted to report that we have raised €90k so far – Help us to hit this target by clicking the Read More button below.

Events

Volunteers

Families Helped

Individuals Helped

UPCOMING EVENTS

There is always something going on.

Choose from the next few upcoming events on the right or click below to see all our events.

 

july 2022

14jul9:00 am6:00 pmMusgrave Golf Event - Mount Juliet - 14th July

16jul9:00 am12:00 pmThe Grocers Fun Run - Phoenix Park - Sat 16th July

august 2022

24aug9:00 am3:30 pmNorth East Golf Event - Ballymascanlon Hotel, 24th August

september 2022

07sep9:00 am3:00 pmSouth East Region Golf Event - Tramore Golf Club - 7th September

16sep10:00 am5:00 pmStonehouse Golf Event - Killeen Castle Golf Club - 16th September

21sep8:00 am4:00 pmWestern Region Golf Event - Galway Bay Golf Club - 21st September

december 2022

02dec12:00 pm4:00 pmChristmas Lunch 2022. 2nd of Dec Clayton Hotel Burlington Rd Dublin

may 2023

05mayAll DayTWIG Networking Event 2023Live in person event

 

Testimonials & Featured Clients

South of Ireland widow of a former shop-keeper

"As old as I am I still count the days to the 1st of every month, and am up waiting for the postman coming with your generous cheque. You have no idea how much that cheque means to me. I feel like a millionaire on the 1st of every month."

South of Ireland widow of a former shop-keeper

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2018-07-10T11:33:39+00:00

South of Ireland widow of a former shop-keeper

"As old as I am I still count the days to the 1st of every month, and am up waiting for the postman coming with your generous cheque. You have no idea how much that cheque means to me. I feel like a millionaire on the 1st of every month."

Food Company Rep

"Thank you for your gift ‐ I feel reassured that someone is keeping an eye on me"

From widow of deceased Food Company Rep (no pension)

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2018-07-10T11:42:40+00:00

From widow of deceased Food Company Rep (no pension)

"Thank you for your gift ‐ I feel reassured that someone is keeping an eye on me"

Young widower (Retail Employee)

"I am overwhelmed with your kindness, concern and generosity. My family and I are most grateful. With people like you and your Organisation, it helps greatly to make the world a better place to live."

From a young widower (Retail Employee) who lost his wife through cancer and was left with 5 young children to care for - he had to reduce his working day to 'Mornings' to care for his children, with a consequent substantial reduction in income.

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2018-08-14T15:33:26+00:00

From a young widower (Retail Employee) who lost his wife through cancer and was left with 5 young children to care for - he had to reduce his working day to 'Mornings' to care for his children, with a consequent substantial reduction in income.

"I am overwhelmed with your kindness, concern and generosity. My family and I are most grateful. With people like you and your Organisation, it helps greatly to make the world a better place to live."
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With grateful thanks to all our Sponsors during 2021 for their incredible generosity during what has been a most challenging year for all &  Wishing you a really Happy Christmas & New Year

DONATIONS & BEQUESTS

Did you realise that there are many different ways in which you can assist in continuing this deserving work?

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