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The Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Programme - Blog Week 4

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Foróige August 10, 2017

Returning to our wet, cold land on my 7 hour flight, I thought of all I’ve accomplished in a month. All I’ve experienced, learned, imbibed and felt in the past 29 days. As I reminisced in all the memories that I accidentally made, the trip elongated. It grew larger in length as I felt nostalgia already creeping in to everything that had happened in the split second of that month.

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The Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Programme - Blog Week 3

foroigeadmin July 27, 2017

Foróige member Robin Duke is among the young people who have traveled to the USA to take part in The Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Summer Institute Programme at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The purpose of the intensive short term exchange program is to foster relationships among young Europeans and Americans, and to build strong linkages and an awareness of shared values. The four week program will enable teenagers, ages 16-18, to explore U.S.

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Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes visits The Big Picture, Tallaght

foroigeadmin July 25, 2017

Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes visited The Big Picture in Tallaght this week to personally congratulate Foróige on winning the prestigious European Citizen's Prize for 2017, which was awarded in recognition of the organisation's Youth Citizenship Programme.

He toured the building in Tallaght, and spoke to young people from The Big Picture Youth Café Committee about their 2017 Citizenship project, which saw the members organise a "No Technology Night".

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The Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Programme - Blog Week 2

foroigeadmin July 14, 2017

Foróige member Robin Duke is among the young people who have traveled to the USA to take part in The Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Summer Institute Programme at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The purpose of the intensive short term exchange program is to foster relationships among young Europeans and Americans, and to build strong linkages and an awareness of shared values. The four week program will enable teenagers, ages 16-18, to explore U.S.

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Hollywood meets Sligo for a fabulous film-making workshop

foroigeadmin July 14, 2017

A Los Angeles based, former senior vice president of Warner Brother films, Greg Durkin, volunteered as a film tutor in the Crib Project Sligo for a 1 day workshop on 17th of June.

The workshop was open to young people in Foróige clubs, projects and BBBS programme.

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The Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Programme - Blog Week 1

foroigeadmin July 10, 2017

Foróige member Robin Duke is among the young people who have traveled to the USA to take part in The Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Summer Institute Programme at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The purpose of the intensive short term exchange program is to foster relationships among young Europeans and Americans, and to build strong linkages and an awareness of shared values. The four week program will enable teenagers, ages 16-18, to explore U.S.

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