A celebration evening was held recently to thank everyone involved in Foróige Flames, which has sadly come to an end after 29 years!
Long time leaders Chris Sullivan, Kim Cummins, Linda Silvester and Claire Ormond were in attendance, while Foróige Assistant CEO John Cahill, past member Marc Gallagher and Foróige Chairperson Dave O'Reilly spoke of their experience with the club over the years. The Foróige Faders DJ Club provided the music on the night.
Foróige hosted the YouthStart European Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2018 on Friday, November 9th in Croke park.
Businesses led by young people travelled from all over Europe to take part in the event having already won the national finals in their own countries.
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.
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!
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.
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.