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Jack & Jill CEO, Jonathan Irwin & Margaret Barron, Marketing Director of Topaz, urges people to donate their small change for big change!

Jack & Jill CEO, Jonathan Irwin, pictured here with Margaret Barron, Marketing Director of Topaz, urges people to donate their small change 1 and 2 cent coins for big change via 340 Topaz and Re.Store collection points across the country!

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Many thanks to everyone who organised and took part in The Longest Day 2015 in aid of Jack & Jill

What a Day!! Huge thanks to everyone who organised and took part in “The Longest Day” 2015 event which took place on the 20th June in Castleisland, Co. Kerry! Over 200 people gathered at Tom McCarthy’s Bar to take to their

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The Extra Special Kids Group says NO to the St James site for the new National Children’s Hospital

Last Friday we’ve posted on our Facebook Page a message from The Extra Special Kids Group calling on general public to support the campaign against the proposed site for the National Children’s Hospital. Since then, their appeal has reached over

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NAGP supports Jack & Jill Foundation in their bid to prevent National Children’s Hospital locating at St James Hospital site

At a recent meeting of The National Association for General Practitioners National Council, Jonathan Irwin, Chairman of Jack & Jill made a presentation outlining the reasons why the new National Children’s Hospital should be located in a green-field site at

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JACK & JILL CHILDREN’S FOUNDATION SUPPORTED BY MERCEDES-BENZ

The work being done around the country by the Jack & Jill Foundation to provide home nursing care and end of life care to children with life limiting and life threatening conditions has been acknowledged by Mercedes-Benz in Ireland Noting

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Statement from Jonathan Irwin CEO of Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation who has withdrawn from running in next election due to health reasons

“Despite months of medical treatment, my doctor tells me that the paralysis in my right leg post my successful cancer treatment, bringing with it a certain amount of pain and lack of balance, is irreversible, therefore severely restricting my mobility.

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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 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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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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Jack and Jill Run Up the Hill 10K Fun Run/Walk 2017

The 2017 “Jack and Jill Run Up the Hill” 10K Fun Run/Walk takes place Saturday 22nd April 2017 in beautiful Kenmare, Co. Kerry. This Fun Run/Walk is open to runners and walkers of all ages with kids, buggies, grannies, grandads

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