RTE TV Sales Wicklow Way Challenge Event:
Date: 11-05-2013

Wicklow Way 21km challenge

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Money raised off-line: €1,490.00
Money raised on-line: €5,941.00

My Personal Message

Hey Guys,

Thanks for visiting our personal fundraising page. We have decided to do the first stage of the Wicklow way (http://www.wicklowway.com/trail-description/marlay-park-knockree.php) to raise money for charities which have impacted us in the workplace. The charities that we have chosen to support below are very worthy causes and we would very much appreciate your support in helping to raise funds for these organisations.

Charities we are supporting:
1. Alzheimer Society of Ireland
2. The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Ireland
3. Irish Cancer Society

Please read a few words about the charities that we have chosen below. You can donate using the "sponsor me now" button below via credit or debit card. You can be assured that your transaction on the mycharity.ie website is very secure. You will automatically receive an e-mail from me thanking you for your support, and acknowledging the amount of your donation. Any donation no matter how small is hugely appreciated.

Many thanks in advance for your support,

RTE TV Sales
Alzheimer Society of Ireland

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is the leading dementia specific national voluntary organisation in Ireland. The society provides a comprehensive range of services designed exclusively for people living with dementia, their families and their carers.  

As the foremost dementia-specific service provider in Ireland, the Society envisions a world where dementia can be prevented and cured, where stigma is a thing of the past and where those who live with dementia have all they need to live happy and fulfilling lives.

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland works to raise awareness and represent the views, needs and concerns of all affected by dementia. 

Our services include:

  • Social Clubs
  • Alzheimer Cafes
  • Support Groups
  • Family Carer Education Programmes
  • Day Care Centres
  • Home Care Services
  • Respite Care
  • Information & Support Services including our National Helpline and Dementia Advisory Services.  
To find your local service visit www.alzheimer.ie


Irish Cancer Society

The Irish Cancer Society is the national charity dedicated to preventing cancer, saving lives from cancer and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer through patient care, research and education.

The Society is financed entirely by voluntary contributions from the public and receives no government funding. We rely on thousands of dedicated volunteers from around the country to help with our fundraising activities. We are the largest voluntary funders of Cancer Research in Ireland, and we also provide support and nursing care for people at every step of their cancer journey.

Help us continue to deliver our much needed services throughout Ireland. To see a full list of our upcoming events, please see click here (www.cancer.ie/events) and get involved! If you are setting up a fundraising page on MyCharity.ie, please register your event with us first so that we can provide you with fundraising materials and assist you with your fundraising. Contact us at CallSave 1850 60 60 60 or email fundraising@irishcancer.ie. Thank you for joining us in the fight against cancer.

The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Ireland

Mission Statement 

To enable and empower people affected by Multiple Sclerosis to live the life of their choice to their fullest potential.

Our Vision

MS Ireland has a vision of Irish society where all people affected by MS live positive and active lives in the community.

Our Aims

  • to facilitate people with MS to control their lives and environment, to live with dignity and participate in the community
  • to provide support for the families and carers of people with MS
  • to co-operate with the medical, scientific, social and caring professions to promote scientific research into the cause of, cure for and management of MS, and the alleviation of medical and social symptoms
  • to exchange and disseminate information relating to MS
  • to provide an identifiable focal point by developing an efficient, effective and caring organisation to serve the needs of PwMS 

By joining Team MS Ireland you are helping us ensure this becomes a reality - thank you. Get involved today!


My Online Sponsors to Date

Name Date Type Amount Comment
Niamh Ni Chonghaile 31-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Good luck!
Regina Looby 21-05-2013 Donation €30.00 Well done all!
Suzanne Keane 17-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Well done!
Reham George 16-05-2013 Donation €16.00 7k...Woooohooo - well done guys!
Christina Barrett 15-05-2013 Donation €30.00 Well done to you all!!!!
Anonymous 15-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Hope Sherpa O Reilly made it!
Gearoid Lynch 14-05-2013 Donation €40.00 Well done all
Siobhan Hough 14-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Well done
Tim Farmer 14-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Well done to all. Great charities
JP Donnelly 13-05-2013 Donation €50.00 great achievement, well done
Patrick Mc Mahon 13-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Well done, willie and Colleagues
Cathy O'Donohoe 13-05-2013 Donation €200.00 Well done from all the team in Microsoft Ireland
luke reaper 13-05-2013 Donation €100.00 -
Sheila de Courcy 13-05-2013 Donation €30.00 Great causes, great initiative. Well done all.
Ronan Murphy 13-05-2013 Donation €50.00 We did it - unbelievable & great causes - well done gang
Laura Bowe 13-05-2013 Donation €45.00 Well done everyone! A little more wonga to add to the bucket.
JOHN JOE FLEMING 13-05-2013 Donation €250.00 FLEMING TRANSPORT
Gerry McGuinness 13-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Well done everyone.
Anonymous 11-05-2013 Donation €50.00 -
Harry Byrne 11-05-2013 Donation €100.00 Watch your step =just had a fall myself!
Paul Daly 11-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck Love Robyn & Daniel
Anonymous 11-05-2013 Donation €100.00 Lock up your sheep and mountain goats. Could be worse - could be raining today. Oh it is.! Well done
Anonymous 11-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Worthy Cause meets Worthy Effort . Well Done Lin and all
oliver keenaghan 10-05-2013 Donation €50.00 -
Karen Berry 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Enjoy!!!
Ian Young 10-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Walk well! Ian and all at II.
Anonymous 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck
Shane Nolan 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck Georgina
Anonymous 10-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Best of luck Sherpa from JJR
Vivienne McGovern 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Good luck
Anonymous 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck - Margaret Colleran
Linda Fleming 10-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Good Luck To All!
john carroll 10-05-2013 Donation €10.00 -
Regina Bowe 10-05-2013 Donation €30.00 Best of luck to you all.
Georgina Nolan 10-05-2013 Donation €25.00 Bring it on....Georgina :-)
Paul Loughrey 10-05-2013 Donation €35.00 I just wanted the glory of bringing it up to 5k!
Alan Kennedy 10-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Best wishes from G & E Pumps
Dara Byrne 10-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Good luck to everyone...especially Ruth Kennedy!!
Aifric O'Connell 10-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Good luck ladies and gents! Hope nobody gets lost! x
Rosemarie Walsh 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of Luck, hope the sun comes out for you all.
Des O' Leary 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck to all
Patricia Dunne 10-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck to you all
Melanie McCourt 09-05-2013 Donation €250.00 Best of luck Geraldine from everyone at Jaguar Land Rover Ireland!
Stephen Carson 09-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Best of luck - thanks for bringing in all the cash that we spend on programmes!
Dennis Ellis 09-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Best of luck, stay dry out there!
Sean Pairceir 09-05-2013 Donation €250.00 Enjoy!
Lynn McKeown 09-05-2013 Donation €25.00 Good luck to all!
lorraine webster 09-05-2013 Donation €25.00 Best of Luck, hope the sun comes back out for ye all
Anonymous 08-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Good luck lads and lassies!! xxx
Anonymous 08-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Good luck Ger and team! x
Stuart Masterson 08-05-2013 Donation €20.00 hope you get great weather for the walk, also great choice of charities
Anonymous 08-05-2013 Donation €200.00 All the best from Danone Baby Nutrition
Sheila Gallagher 08-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck!
michael doherty 08-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Best of luck, guys
Ceire Duggan 08-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Good luck everyone and enjoy! Don't forget the raincoats, blister plasters...compass? ;)
debbie kennedy 08-05-2013 Donation €50.00 best of luck team TV Sales!!
Anonymous 08-05-2013 Donation €30.00 worthy causes,hope the sun shines for you:)
Anonymous 08-05-2013 Donation €50.00 good luck
Aileen Grady 08-05-2013 Donation €20.00 All the best on Saturday Muiriosa - See you Saturday night!!!
michelle tormey 08-05-2013 Donation €50.00 best of luck to you all on Saturday!
Anonymous 08-05-2013 Donation €20.00 -
Anonymous 07-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Go neiri leat Muiriosa agus gach duine eile!
brenda donohue 06-05-2013 Donation €20.00 good luck all and no high heels!
Sarah Daly 04-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Good luck mum, at least you have pretty runners ;)
Laura Bowe 03-05-2013 Donation €30.00 Best of luck from Tara, Naomi & Heidi in Radio Sales
Ellen Loughrey 03-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Good luck all!
Anonymous 03-05-2013 Donation €10.00 Good Luck Nicola
Anonymous 03-05-2013 Donation €10.00 Makin it rain!
Anonymous 02-05-2013 Donation €25.00 Best of luck
Anonymous 02-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Good luck to all the team
Clare Duignan 02-05-2013 Donation €80.00 Best of luck from Radio Management!
Carol De Buitleir 02-05-2013 Donation €27.00 Best of luck - (You can dial 112 as well as 999 for Mountain Rescue)
Anonymous 01-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Best of luck Laura Bowe!
Anonymous 01-05-2013 Donation €50.00 Have fun... and good luck!
Niamh O'Shea 01-05-2013 Donation €30.00 Best of luck guys! Don't get lost!! Niamh
Anonymous 01-05-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of luck - Simon
Anonymous 01-05-2013 Donation €10.00 good luck
Charles Daly 01-05-2013 Donation €60.00 Well done in advance. Worthy causes all and now I'm feeling the guilts!
Rory O'Leary 01-05-2013 Donation €21.00 Good luck Ger !
Anonymous 01-05-2013 Donation €30.00 Good luck, great causes!
Anonymous 30-04-2013 Donation €20.00 Go n'eiri an tadh libh!
Grainne Dunne 30-04-2013 Donation €50.00 Go Team! I'll see ya at the finish line!!!
Anonymous 30-04-2013 Donation €25.00 Beir bua
Anonymous 30-04-2013 Donation €25.00 Go néirí an bóthar libh!
Muiriosa Ni Cheilleachair 30-04-2013 Donation €50.00 Best of luck to us all.
Anonymous 30-04-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of Luck!
Anonymous 30-04-2013 Donation €250.00 Good luck from all at Liberty Insurance
Lisa McNulty 30-04-2013 Donation €25.00 Best of luck guys!
Gillian Buckley 30-04-2013 Donation €25.00 Best of luck.
Ciara Daly 30-04-2013 Donation €25.00 Best of Luck ...sorry to be missing it x
Niamh NIchurnain 30-04-2013 Donation €20.00 Good luck with the walk!
Emer O'Connell 30-04-2013 Donation €40.00 Go Team!!! Sorry I can't be with you. Best of luck!
Garrett Tallon 30-04-2013 Donation €10.00 Best of luck! Garrett
Brian Kinder 30-04-2013 Donation €50.00 Good luck!
ciaran cunningham 29-04-2013 Donation €200.00 Very best of luck from all at Carat
Anonymous 25-04-2013 Donation €50.00 -
Anonymous 25-04-2013 Donation €200.00 Best of luck from all at Vizeum
hugh johnson 22-04-2013 Donation €20.00 -
Anonymous 20-04-2013 Donation €500.00 Best wishes to you from all at Core Media
Anonymous 18-04-2013 Donation €20.00 -
Anonymous 18-04-2013 Donation €20.00 This is coming from the money I save for my annual license fee
Joanna Gorczak 15-04-2013 Donation €40.00 Best of luck. Make sure to send photos. Joanna (Vizeum)
Bill Kinlay 12-04-2013 Donation €200.00 Best of luck from all at Mindshare
John Clancy 12-04-2013 Donation €100.00 Great initiative, best of luck with it, hope you get the weather!
Sarah Dunne 04-04-2013 Donation €20.00 Go sis
Martin Watts 04-04-2013 Donation €20.00 Best of Luck-great causes
Anonymous 25-03-2013 Donation €2.00 -
Joanne Watts 21-03-2013 Donation €50.00 -