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  • 09/05/2017

    Breast Cancer Ireland Spring Raffle 2017 Winners

    Thank you to everyone who supported Breast Cancer Ireland’s Spring Raffle. The winners are as follows: 1st Place: Ticket Number – 480511 Elizabeth Smith Co Meath 2nd Place: Ticket Number – 323761 Mrs Catherine Toomey Co Clare 3rd Place: Ticket Number – 154951 Stella Morrissey Co Kilkenny  

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  • 03/03/2017

    Well done to Dr Damir Vareslija

    Congratulations to Damir from the Breast Cancer Ireland Research Lab who has been awarded the ‘EACR Young Scientist Award’ for his abstract entitled, ‘Translating NextGen Sequencing to the Clinic: Targeting actionable genes enriched in breast cancer brain metastases’ under the supervision of Professor Leonie Young. Damir has been invited to present his work at the... View Article

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  • 08/12/2016

    Donedeal donates €10,571 to Breast Cancer Ireland

    Ireland’s leading online classified website,, has raised a fantastic €31,714 through its most recent charity month initiative. The proceeds from the money raised over the month of November will go to Pieta House, Irish Premature Babies and Breast Cancer Ireland. So far in 2016, DoneDeal has donated a generous €238,456 to 18 charities across... View Article

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  • 28/11/2016

    Autumn Raffle Winners 2016

    Congratulations to the winners of our Autumn Raffle 2016: 1st Prize: Jean Gilsenan, Co Dublin 2nd  Prize:  Evelyn Gordon, Co Dublin 3rd Prize:  Liz O’Dowd, Co. Roscommon Seller’s Prize:  Trish Madigan, Co Cork Thank you to all who purchased a ticket and continue to support Breast Cancer Ireland.

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  • 02/11/2016

    Change to Autumn Raffle Draw Date

    We have decided to extend our raffle draw to the 28th November 2016. The new closing date is 24th November 2016. We will publish the list of winners on our website and in the Irish Independent on 29th November 2016. If you have any queries please contact us 01-4022747

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  • 07/10/2016

    Glanbia Pink Bales initiative raises €8,000 for Breast Cancer Ireland

    Breast Cancer Ireland is delighted to be the recipient of €8,000 raised through the “Pink Bale 2016” initiative by Glanbia Agribusiness which ran throughout the summer. Farmers around Ireland were encouraged to purchase the limited-edition bright pink silage wrap and for every roll purchased, a donation was made to Breast Cancer Ireland which was matched... View Article

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  • 31/08/2016

    Great Pink Run 2016 – 6000 turn Phoenix Park Pink

    Over 6,000 men women and children, all donned in pink, crossed the starting line for Breast Cancer Ireland’s Great Pink Run with Avonmore Slimline Milk which took place in the Phoenix Park on Saturday, August 27th.  Now in its 6th year, Olympic silver medallist and 5000m world champion Sonia O’Sullivan, once again lead the 10K Challenge which was followed... View Article

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  • 26/07/2016

    Thank you Kilmacud Crokes

    Members of South Dublin GAA Club, Kilmacud Crokes handed over a cheque for €54,000 to Breast Cancer Ireland which they raised as part of the Mizen to Malin Challenge which took place over the June Bank Holiday Weekend. Now in its third year, the group raised over €108,000 with the other half of funds going... View Article

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  • 04/07/2016

    Midday @ Marco’s

    Elaine Crowley hosts “Midday @Marco’s” to support Breast Cancer Ireland Marco Pierre White Restaurant in Donnybrook was the place to be on Friday 24th June as TV3’s Elaine Crowley hosted a unique fundraising luncheon to support Breast Cancer Ireland. Over 120 guests including Lorraine Keane, Sally Ann Clarke, Suzanne Jackson and Michelle Regazolli enjoyed a... View Article

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  • 14/06/2016

    Midday on TV3 promotes breast awarness

    We were delighted to be part of TV3’s Midday show on Monday 13th June with Paula McClean, Teresa Costello & Aileen Hickey. Elaine dedicated the show to those who have come through, those who have had scares, those who are researching the cures and those who support the efforts. We also discussed  how important it is to... View Article

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  • 31/05/2016

    A special guest visits the M2M fundraisers

    We are delighted to partner with Kilmacud Glenalbyn sports centre for the Nissan Mizen 2 Malin challenge cycle the June Bank Holiday weekend….see if you can spot a special visitor today while guys were fundraising.

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  • 30/05/2016

    Ladbrokes Sallynoggin Raise €2,200 for Breast Cancer Ireland

    Well done to Ann Eble and the team in Ladbrokes Sallynoggin – who raised €2,200 for our research. Ann is pictured (on left) with Karen Noctor (on right) and from Breast Cancer Ireland; Prof Arnie Hill and Trudi Roche Breast Cancer Ireland’s Outreach nurse.  

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  • 10/05/2016

    TY Programme

    BCI are delighted with progress of TY Programme – raising awareness – saving lives. Some recent images taken by BCI Outreach Nurse while visiting TY Schools. If you would like Trudi to contact your school please contact or email

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  • 10/05/2016

    Breast Cancer Ireland visits ICA Castleknock

    Breast Cancer Ireland were delighted to meet the ladies from the ICA Castleknock Guild.  Trudi Roche, BCI Outreach Breast Nurse was on hand to present our “Breast Health – Your Wealth” session, taking the fear out of a breast cancer diagnosis.

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  • 09/05/2016

    2016 Spring Raffle Winners

    The Winners of our Spring Raffle 2016 are; 1st Pat Priest Athboy Co. Meath 2nd Mrs Weldon Baldoyle Dublin 13 3rd Mary Bawn Brittas Co. Dublin A big thank you to all who supported our raffle.

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  • 03/05/2016

    Latest Breast Cancer Research from the UK

    The latest breast cancer research could lead to more personalised care for patients and help further understanding of the causes of the disease, scientists said. A study involving people from around the world has been hailed as giving a more complete picture of the changes in DNA in breast cancer, providing potential opportunities for new... View Article

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  • ThinkPink

    Debenhams – Think Pink

    Annually Debenhams host a Think Pink month for the month of October with a % of proceeds from the sale of items throughout the store as well as at till points going to support Breast Cancer Irelands ongoing research and awareness efforts nationally.   All 15 stores throughout the country got involved and “Go Pink” for... View Article

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