Moynalty ‘Pink Ribbon Cycle’ from Breast Cancer Research

Attending the launch of The Moynalty Cycling Club ‘Pink Ribbon Cycle’ in aid of Breast Cancer Research were: RTE presenter Nuala Carey, Sky Sports GAA Commentator Paul Earley and Moynalty Cycling Club rider Amy Farrelly.

The Moynalty Cycling Club will host its sixth ‘Pink Ribbon Cycle’ in aid of Breast Cancer Research on Saturday the September 2nd. The popular event is quite unique and last year saw over 200 ladies taking part with a choice of two routes 35km or 75km. Proceeds will go to Galway based charity Breast Cancer Research who fund a comprehensive research … [Read more...]

Leinster Loop

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Join Tour de France winner Stephen Roche for the 2017 Leinster Loop which takes place next weekend the 13th of August. This is one of Ireland’s premier charity cycle sportives, starting from Old Grange, Narraghmore, Co. Kildare the 130, 90 and 50km route events will take place on Sunday, 13th August. The family 12km and the 25km cycles will take … [Read more...]

Roundstone for Fun

Anna and Greig Sweeney with Dr. James Brown Lambe Institute for Translational Research NUIG and Jennifer Skeffington Fundraising and Communications Coordinator at Breast Cancer Research attending the launch of ‘Roundstone For Fun’.

Roundstone has become a retreat for many over the years but always maintained the a fun factor. Now ‘Roundstone For Fun’ a fundraiser which takes place in the Community Centre, Roundstone on Saturday 12th August, will bring everyone together to help raise funds for two great causes. It’s the brain child of husband and wife Greig and Anna Sweeney … [Read more...]

New York Walking Challenge 2017

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A firm favorite with many of our fundraisers the 'New York Walking Challenge' will take place this year from November 16th -21st. Fly with us to New York on Thursday November 16th arrive back in Dublin on Tuesday morning November 21st. Raise a minimum of €2,700 for Breast Cancer Research, which includes a €300 non refundable deposit, this secures … [Read more...]

BREAST CANCER RESEARCH CHARITY HELPS FUND SUMMER STUDENTS

Summer students at the Lambe Institute for Translational Research, NUI Galway taking part taking part in the School of Medicine undergraduate research programme part funded by Breast Cancer Research (L to R): Eimer O’Connell,  Niamh Lang, David Miresse, Wan Mohamad Firdaus, Wan Kamarudin.       Photo: Kelvin Gilmor

Breast Cancer Research, formerly The National Breast Cancer Research Institute (NBCRI), is currently helping to fund a number of students who are taking part in the School of Medicine undergraduate research programme at the Lambe Institute for Translational Research, NUI Galway, where they will perform a research project over an 8-week period … [Read more...]

Bellissimo ‘Pop of Pink’

Attending the launch of a ‘Pop of Pink’ fundraiser at Bellissimo in aid of Breast Cancer Research which takes place this Friday June 30th were: Brendan Murphy, Bellissimo, Dympna Coyne, Bellissimo, Jennifer Skeffington Fundraising and Communications Coordinator at Breast Cancer Research and Mike O’Connor, Bellissimo.

Bellissimo Galway are delighted to announce they are hosting a ‘Pop of Pink’ fundraiser in aid of Breast Cancer Research this Friday June 30th between 11am and 2pm. The local hair and beauty complex will donate all funds to Breast Cancer Research. Mike O’Connor Owner of Bellissimo, explains why he chose to support the charity; “Bellissimo are only … [Read more...]

First Furlong for Galway Races

Attending the launch of ‘First Furlong’ at the Ardilaun in aid of Breast Cancer Research were: Maria Kelly Ardilaun Hotel, Lynn McLaughlin Anthony Ryan's, Milliner Majella Dalton Crevation Designs, Prof. Michael Kerin Director of the Lambe Institute for Translational Research at NUI Galway, Jennifer Skeffington Fundraising and Communications Coordinator at Breast Cancer Research, Caitlin Ni Aoidh Catwalk Modelling Agency/ TG4, Milliners Suzie Mahoney and Cathriona King.  Tickets are €75 and include complimentary transfer and entry to the Galway Races. For further information and tickets contact The Ardilaun Hotel 091 521433.

One of the major social events getting Galway Race week under way is First Furlong at the Ardilaun Hotel held annually in aid of Breast Cancer Research. Now in its sixth year it takes place on Tuesday 1st August and encapsulates all the fun of the Galway races with lunch, music and fashion. Master of Ceremonies this year is well-known fashion and … [Read more...]

Breast Cancer Research Announce New Appointment

National Fundraising and Communications Coordinator at Breast Cancer Research,  Jennifer Skeffington.   Photo: Kelvin Gilmor

Breast Cancer Research is delighted to announce the appointment of Jennifer Skeffington as Fundraising and Communications Coordinator for the charity. Breast Cancer Research is a national charity that funds a comprehensive research programme at the Lambe Institute for Translational Research, NUI Galway lead by Professor Michael Kerin. A native … [Read more...]

The Pink Afternoon at The Lodge at Ashford Castle

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  The annual Breast Cancer Research Pink Afternoon at The Lodge at Ashford Castle takes place on Friday, June 16th at 12pm. The hugely popular event overlooking Lisloughrey Quay is the perfect way to connect with the important women in your life while supporting Breast Cancer Research (formerly NBCRI). The afternoon will begin with a … [Read more...]