Category Archives: Challenge

Get Your APP Cap On

 Everyday more data than any one person can eat is produced all over Ireland (and the world), data that can be used to benefit us all…if only someone would come up with an app to analyse it, and grind out … Continue reading

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Fading Sight – Indomitable Spirit

What would you do if your sight was fading? What would you want to spend your last sight credits on? A sunset, your favourite mountain, the flowers you planted in your garden, a loved one’s smiley face? Carol wants to … Continue reading

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Spare Some Bone Marrow?

Stephen Fry recently tweeted about Paul Giblin, a brilliant oarsman, (they’re all brilliant going out training on those wet or frosty morns) who desperately needs a drop of bone marrow to keep him rowing along…could it be yours? Imagine while … Continue reading

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The Bracelet of Hope – Andy Morgan Foundation

“I miss him, but it’s OK”, a ten year old picked up the pieces after her Dad died by suicide, and is now helping others who had similar experiences to pick up and go on. Alex Morgan together with family and … Continue reading

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Accessible Affordable Mental Health Care – MyMind

Originally from Poland, Krystian Fikert came to Ireland in 2004 with a degree in Clinical Psychology. On seeing the difficulties faced by people seeking mental health services, Krystian set up an affordable and accessible psychotherapeutic service. By drastically reducing admin … Continue reading

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Mind Your Mind

So many great groups now offering support services to ensure we all take good care of our mentals. Here are just a few: mymind.org, spunout.ie, headstrong.ie, and great counsellors available to match the fact that so many are now prepared to engage … Continue reading

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Electrons, Neurons, and a Lotta Grey Matter

Yes we can…host tourists, events, and every kind of digital… Host in Ireland, a marketing initiative created to drive interest in hosting digital assets in Ireland, will host From Electrons to Neurons, Why Hosting Matters to Ireland. The half-day event, co-located … Continue reading

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Let There Be Living Light

Mark Pollock is blind and paralysed, but only in body. He sees very clearly, and his vision and undaunted spirit energize others to get up and get going, and even run in the dark! All this to help find a … Continue reading

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Freedom to Achieve – Barry Rice Ataxia Rocket Man

Depending on when you were born, you may remember people saying “be grateful you can tie your own laces”. This act was proof of health for many. You may be surprised to hear Barry Rice speak of his gratitude that … Continue reading

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