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Making Connections Christmas Appeal

Making Connections Event
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Making Connections are asking you to support them this Christmas so they can continue to tackle isolation and loneliness in your community!

€ 675.00 Target : € 1,000.00

68%

DONATIONS AVAILABLE UNTIL
30 Oct 2018

From 5 fantastic supporters

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Seana Heverin € 25.00

Steven Shattuck € 25.00

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Online Donations : € 175

Offline Donations : € 500

Making Connections Christmas Appeal

Making Connections Event
Fundraising For Making Connections
Latest Update !!

Making Connections are asking you to support them this Christmas so they can continue to tackle isolation and loneliness in your community!

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Do you ever think of the impact long dark Winter days can have on the older generation in your family?

Did you know that loneliness and isolation is worse for your health than smoking fifteen cigarettes a day and twice as deadly as obesity?

 “Loneliness is the sudden realisation that you are not needed anymore, by anybody, for anything. It’s worse than pain or illness, it feels like you’re just waiting to die” Margaret, Making Connections beneficiary (2017)  

 

Just recently, one of our volunteers did something extraordinary for the lady she visited. Maura, arrived at Noirin’s house fo...

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RT @VolunteerDLR: Today marks the end of National Volunteering Week 2020 and we want to share a final big thank to all volunteers in our co…

Mon Sep 28 09:14:50 - 0 Favorite

Excited to hear that inspired by professional accordionist Gerry Kelly who shared a few tips, Christy has taken up… https://t.co/iddKJo1K6L

Thu Jul 09 09:25:23 - 3 Favorite

His wife is in a nursing home but the neighbours gathered to celebrate his 85th birthday and with the help of Gerry… https://t.co/afnQDz8x6R

Thu Jul 02 09:44:44 - 5 Favorite

Thanks to @sthompsonIT and @IrishTimes for featuring @connections ‘one garden concert at a time’. Looking forward t… https://t.co/yZU2MPQObi

Tue Jun 23 10:25:04 - 10 Favorite

Older people supported by @connections_ie can't wait to meet their volunteers now that restrictions have eased to t… https://t.co/51NI9J7WDN

Thu Jun 18 09:04:04 - 1 Favorite

Madge shared highly amusing childhood memories of Dunlaoghaire, of family walks through the Metals to Dalkey and th… https://t.co/EebLCjAxPp

Tue Jun 09 19:09:53 - 1 Favorite

A live performance to lift his spirits after weeks of isolation. The music started and this colourful couple danced… https://t.co/t5Hvs91i7Y

Tue Jun 02 10:31:31 - 5 Favorite

“I cant believe I have the company of 3 human beings for my 90th birthday” she said. Through wind and rain, we laug… https://t.co/cpQDqQVFVR

Tue May 26 21:25:43 - 12 Favorite

@VolunteerDLR @dlrcc @DLRPPN @SSP_DLR @DubGAAOfficial @ServeTheCityDub Thank you @VolunteerDLR for encouraging so m… https://t.co/ND2mJ0jTkg

Mon May 18 17:52:51 - 1 Favorite
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