Archive for December 21st, 2023

€7.5m In Funding Announced For Munster Technological University

€7.5m In Funding Announced For Munster Technological University

December 21, 2023 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

MUNSTER Technological University will receive €7.5 million in new funding from the €50 million Technological Sector Advancement Fund, which has been set up to support existing functions and help initiate new activities in the country’s five Technological Universities. The funding from the Technological Sector Advancement Fund can be used for a variety of purposes […]

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Gaelcholáíste Chiarraí TY students Siún Ní Chroinín, Kayla Ní Chonchúir, Daithi Ó Smollain, Rian Mc Lámh and Rebecca Ní Neachtáin with just a few of the many boxes donated by students to St Vincent de Paul for Christmas.

Gaelcholáiste Students Donate Christmas Boxes To St Vincent de Paul

December 21, 2023 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

THE spirit of giving was truly in evidence at Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí this week as the holidays approach. The students, with the help of Irish teacher Elma Uí Shuilleabháin decided to celebrate the festive season by participating in the tradition of donating Christmas boxes to a local charity in Tralee. ‘’We would […]

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Joe Burkett with the Employment Programme members.

Down Syndrome Kerry Hosts Christmas Party To Celebrate Employment Programme

December 21, 2023 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

DOWN Syndrome Ireland Kerry Branch marked the success of its national employment programme — celebrating the meaningful employment of over 20 members and seven securing jobs in 2023 alone — with a Christmas party. Since April 2023, Joe Burkett, the Employment Support Specialist with Down Syndrome Ireland, Kerry Branch, has […]

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Goalkeeper Signs Up For Another Season With Kerry FC

Goalkeeper Signs Up For Another Season With Kerry FC

December 21, 2023 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Football Club have confirmed that goalkeeper Aaron O’Sullivan has re-signed for the 2024 SSE Airtricity Men’s First Division campaign. Over the past number of days, the club has made a number of announcements of player re-signing for the upcoming season, while they also confirmed departures too. Yesterday they announced […]

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Tom O'Sullivan (seated centre) from the Kerry Association New York presents a cheque for $12,000 to Recovery Haven on Wednesday. Included are, front from left; Tim McSwiney and Gemma Fort. Back from left; Dermot Crowley, Michael Moynihan, Kathleen Collins and Marisa Reidy. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry Association Of New York Presents $12,000 To Recovery Haven

December 21, 2023 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Association of New York has announced €25,000 for three Kerry charities, proceeds from its recent annual golf fundraisers. A representative from the Association was at Recovery Haven Kerry on Wednesday to present a cheque for $12,000. The association of New York based Kerry and Kerry-New York Irish Americans […]

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General Manger of Kerry Mental Health Association, John Drummey, accepts a cheque from Noelle Barrett of the Vocaleze Choir who performed a fundraising concert at the weekend. Also included are choir members Marie Hill, Sharon Hayes, Niamh O'Donnell, Vivienne O'Sullivan, Barbara Reen, Clodagh O'Dowd, Siobhan Rivas May and Daireen McMullin Browne. Photo by Dermot Crean

Fenit-Based Choir Raises Funds For Kerry Mental Health Association

December 21, 2023 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL choir has made a donation to the Kerry Mental Health Association (KMHA) after a fundraising concert in Fenit at the weekend. Noelle Barrett set up the Vocaleze Choir in Fenit back in 2022 to help with mental health and wellbeing and it currently has around 30 members, the […]

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Junior Locke of SVP comes to collect the toys bought thanks to the generosity of the staff at JRI America. Included in front is JRI America Inc. Ireland Country Head Shane Walsh and at back; Rachel O'Sullivan, Michelle Hegarty, Sergey Udaltsov, Richard Kiely and Vicky Coates at JRI America in Kerry Technology Park on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

JRI America Staff Help Bring Joy To Children This Christmas

December 21, 2023 at 8:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE good folks at JRI America showed their generosity once again this Christmas with a donation of thousands of euro worth of toys to the local branch of St Vincent De Paul. The Charity Committee at the company based at Kerry Technology Park have been organising donations to the worthy cause […]

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Norma Foley.

Nineteen Kerry Schools To Share €160,000 In STEM Grants

December 21, 2023 at 8:40 am Comments are Disabled

MINISTER for Education and Kerry TD Norma Foley has announced that 19 Kerry schools have been awarded more than €160,000 in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) grants. The successful projects include a focus on coding, robotics, growing plants without soil, modules on AI, interpreting weather patterns, film and animation, […]

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