Upcoming Events

Date: 10 November 2018
Cycle Against Suicide - Upcoming social and Fund Raising Event

All proceeds from our Orange Tie Ball goes to our schools’ programme. According to UNICEF’s latest report card on child well-being, “Ireland has the fourth highest teen suicide rate in the EU/OECD region.” The report card warns that one in 10,000 Irish youth aged 15-19 will die by suicide. The report further shows that in younger teens, aged 11-15, “more than 22% report having experienced two or more psychological symptoms more than once a week.”  Our schools’ programme, of which many schools in Limerick and Clare participate, is about educating students around mental health, addressing stigma and building resilience.

Join with Cycle Against Suicide at it’s annual “Orange Tie Ball” on November 10th at 7:00 pm at The Inn at Dromoland to help raise awareness about this important issue.  Tickets cost €50.00 per person or €450.00 per 10-person table. Tickets include entrance to the event and a drinks reception, gourmet dinner, live music, and exciting entertainment. The group is still accepting sponsorships for the event as well. More information about Cycle Against Suicide and the Orange Tie Ball can be found at http://www.cycleagainstsuicide.com or Contact Fr. Jerry Carey on 086-2508444