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The Blanchardstown World Cup 2018

foroigeadmin May 23, 2018

The Blanchardstown World Cup is an annual football event which has been hosted by Foróige in Dublin 15 since 2013.  

The aim of the World Cup is to promote inclusion, diversity, and integration. It allows the participants to learn about different cultures from across the globe. 

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Rachel McPartlin wins Youth Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2018

foroigeadmin May 15, 2018

Rachel McPartlin, age 16 from Leitrim with the business Rachel’s Heavenly Homemades, which is a Gluten Free Bakery, has won the Youth Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2018 today, Tuesday 15th May 2018, hosted by Foróige, the leading youth development organisation in Ireland, in the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Kildare St., Dublin.

Rachel McPartlin took the title after competing against twelve hundred other young entrepreneurs throughout Ireland.

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Youth Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2018

foroigeadmin May 14, 2018

18 innovative start-up companies, involving over 50 young people, will showcase their businesses at the Youth Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2018 tomorrow.

The event, which is hosted by Foróige, will showcase the young people who have reached the final having competed against twelve hundred other young entrepreneurs, and won their county and regional finals earlier in the year.

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North Cork to get major boost in youth services

foroigeadmin May 8, 2018

Foróige is to grow and develop volunteer led youth services in the North Cork/West Waterford area, having received funding from the Tomar Trust.

This is a massive opportunity to further develop youth services locally, and for people to get involved in new and exciting roles which will benefit young people, the community and themselves.

Foróige will be focussing on establishing new clubs in areas that are yet to benefit from a Foróige presence, as well as strengthening existing clubs in these communities.

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Future of Europe Events May 2018

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Foróige April 26, 2018

The European Parliament Information Office in Dublin are hosting a series of regional consultations events throughout the country for young people aged 15-21 to gather their thoughts and opinions of Europe and the vision for the future.

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Foroige youth services, Le Cheile school completion program and Terence McSwiney Community College recently collaborated on a once in a lifetime opportunity to volunteer with the Hope Foundation children’s charity in Kolkata India

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Foróige April 25, 2018

Foroige youth services, Le Cheile school completion program and Terence McSwiney Community College in Knocknaheeny on Cork’s Northside recently collaborated on a once in a lifetime opportunity to volunteer with our host the Hope Foundation [i] children’s charity in Kolkata India.. The group consisted of 5 young people and two leaders who travelled as part of an eight day Hope U Can Paint program. The trip was sponsored through the Tomar Trust [ii].

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