Jack & Jill’s Annual Family Day 2015


Saturday 4th July was yet another beautiful sunny day for the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation Annual Family Day event at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham It was a wonderful day full of fun, entertainment and smiles on the faces of

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DUBAI DUTY FREE IRISH DERBY BALL raises €60000 for Jack & Jill Foundation


The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Ball, one of the Irish racing calendar’s most anticipated social events, took place in the stunning surrounds of The K Club in Straffan, Co. Kildare on Friday, 26th of June – the eve of

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Jack & Jill May News!


Welcome to Jack & Jill May-June Newsletter!  Featuring this number: the Pigs on Parade bring over €200k to The Foundation, the Annual Golf Classic 2015: 30 teams lined up for one of the most popular Jack & Jill events, ‘Change

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15 Marathons in 15 Days to raise funds for the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation


This May 2015 Michael Minehane from Clonakilty, Co Cork is running 15 Marathons in 15 Days  to raise vital funds for the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation! Originally from Kealkill, Michael is a self-employed accountant who took up running for health and fitness reasons in

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SpongeBob Chari-Tee in aid of Jack & Jill foundation


Join Spongebob Squarepants AKA Invincibubble, Mr. Superawesomeness Patrick, Plank-Ton, Sir Pinch-A-Lot, Sour Note & The Rodent as they come ashore to our world for their most super-heroic adventure yet Spongebob – Spúinse As Uisce! We’ve teamed up with Paramount Pictures

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Jack & Jill has been selected as one of the charities to benefit from the new ‘Change for Charity’ campaign, in which we ask you to get your school involved

Change for Charity is the brainchild of Norma Smurfit and is based on the Central Bank’s Rounding Initiative which took place in Wexford in 2013 to try and reduce the number of 1c and 2c coins in circulation in Ireland.

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HELL & BACK: Take on Ireland’s Toughest Mental & Physical Endurance Challenge and support Jack & Jill


Can You Make It Through? Why not go through hell and back for Jack & Jill… Hell & Back is the country’s largest and most popular obstacle course run which combines various elements in a 10k-15k trail including crossing rivers and lakes, climbing

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Anne Valley 5 Mile Challenge 2015 raises €6kfor Jack & Jill babies!

Sincere thanks to all the members of the Anne Valley 5 Mile Challenge committee who donated €6,000 to Jack & Jill from the proceeds of the recent Anne Valley 5 Mile Run in Dunhill last February! Many thanks to everyone

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Children with life limiting and life threatening conditions should be first in the queue for their automatic medical card, ahead of their healthy siblings under 6 for free GP care

Statement from Jonathan Irwin CEO and Founder of the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation “The concerns expressed by the National Association of General Practitioners in Dublin today regarding free GP care for under 6’s are totally justified. Giving this population

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Jimmy Crowley sings with the children of Carraig na bhFear for The Jack & Jill Foundation

Singing to Help Our Little Friends The children of Scoil an Athar Tadhg, Carraig na bhFear recently recorded a CD with all proceeds from the sale going to Jack and Jill Foundation.  Carraig na bhFear have undertaken a CD Project

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