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#Worthy Cause

# worthy-cause - Friday 31 May, 2019

Irish footballer's head shave raises over €4,500 for student undergoing treatment for cancer

Shelbourne winger and primary school teacher at Rush National School Conan Byrne had his head shaved on Friday for a worthy cause.

# worthy-cause - Monday 1 April, 2019

'A pleasure on and off the field' - Fundraising appeal for young Westmeath GAA man battling cancer

Lee Wallace, 26, is suffering from an extremely rare form of bone cancer.

# worthy-cause - Friday 11 January, 2019

Liverpool and Ireland to take part in Aviva legends match in aid of Sean Cox

Former footballing greats are set to line out in Dublin on 12 April.

# worthy-cause - Friday 16 November, 2018

Meath v Dublin challenge match aiming to raise over €100,000 for Sean Cox

The fundraiser will be played at Pairc Tailteann on 16 December.

# worthy-cause - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Kilkenny and Tipperary hurling greats returning for November charity game under lights

The game is in aid of the Amanda Stapleton Benefit Fund.

# worthy-cause - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Major fundraising campaign for teenage Cork club GAA player paralysed after fall in Storm Emma

Jack O’Driscoll played football and hurling for Mayfield GAA club, and soccer for St Mary’s AFC.

# worthy-cause - Monday 24 July, 2017

Everton are hosting a charity match to celebrate the life of Bradley Lowery

The six-year-old Sunderland fan sadly passed away after a long battle with cancer earlier this month.

# worthy-cause - Monday 27 March, 2017

Henrik Larsson among the Celtic legends coming to Ireland for charity match

The former Hoops striker will line out alongside the likes of Stiliyan Petrov, Alan Stubbs, Regi Blinker and Tommy Boyd at the Carlisle Grounds.

# worthy-cause - Thursday 27 August, 2015

'Eddie's shown a huge amount of courage and bravery, he's been an inspiration'

Former Ireland international rugby star Denis Leamy is in awe of his first cousin Eddie Connolly, who is battling cancer.

# worthy-cause - Thursday 7 May, 2015

'It brings you down to earth and makes you feel quite real'

The province are promoting LauraLynn Children’s Hospice this season.

# worthy-cause - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Here's the 32 All-Ireland winners that are climbing Carrauntoohil in aid of the Alan Kerins Projects

The unique charity event ‘Sam To The Summit’ takes place this Friday.

# worthy-cause - Saturday 11 May, 2013

The new Carlow jersey supports suicide awareness

We’re fans of this initiative.

# worthy-cause - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Dublin hurler set for 1,100km cycle to raise money for heart charities

Cormac Ryan, who has a pacemaker implanted on his chest, sets off around Ireland on Friday as part of a four-man team to raise awareness.