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What is it like to be a Big Brother or Big Sister? Volunteers share their thoughts!

foroigeadmin November 2, 2018

Four Big Brother Big Sister volunteers share their insights on why being involved in the Programme is so rewarding.

I have been a Big Brother for the past 3 years, and it has been full of fun, games and adventures. My Little and I go for coffee, play pool, basketball, games, cook together and enjoy going to see the latest films in the cinema.

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Former Foróige member stars in this year's X Factor!

foroigeadmin October 27, 2018

Jack Tisdall was a member of Club Mayhem Foróige Club, Manor Kilbride, Blessington, and entered this year's X Factor as a solo act.

He was put into the boyband United Vibe, alongside four others! 

Watch him in action below!

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 Foróige TechSpace Volunteers Required

foroigeadmin October 26, 2018

Foróige TechSpace are currently seeking volunteers to assist or set up their own TechSpace for 10 to 17 year old young people. 

Foróige TechSpaces are an exciting new form of club, inspiring young people to create, invent and make with computer science and technology.

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Over 300 young people graduate from the Leadership for Life Programme

foroigeadmin October 15, 2018

Over 300 young people from the North and South of Ireland graduated from Leadership for Life Programme, which is accredited by the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) last Saturday, October 14th.

They were awarded with a Foundation Certificate in Youth Leadership and Community Action.

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Foróige member Farouq feels Foróige is home ...

foroigeadmin October 6, 2018

Farouq is one of Draiocht's Home Theatre Ireland Hosts and a member of Foróige since he was 12 years old.

On the 6th of October, a brand new piece of theatre, written by a professional writer, inspired by Farouq's story, will be performed 3 times in his favourite place (his Foróige project in Ongar, where he now volunteers) by a professional actor to an invited audience of his guests. 

30 plays will be performed simultaneously, in homes across Dublin 15, on the one night. 

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