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A night with Ronan Collins for the Ethiopian Deaf Project

**Looking for something different to do for valentines night.  Well why not join us ** DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY WITH RONAN COLLINS  He will playing all the showband hits on  SATURDAY 11th FEBRUARY,  THE CELTIC ROSS HOTEL, ROSCARBERY, CO CORK. Tickets for the show and wine reception €23   Dinner and show €45 Or make […]

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Skydive for Ethiopia Deaf Project in 2017

Why not do a skydive for the Ethiopia Deaf Project? The date is Saturday 25th March in Athlone Co. Westmeath. Raise a minimum of €450 (includes the cost of the skydive and a donation to the Ethiopia Deaf Project) Register now on www.skydive4charity.ie/ethiopia-deaf-project/

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Farewell to Fr Stephen and Fr Michael

Changes are afoot in VLM as we bid farewell to Fr Stephen Monaghan and Fr Michael McCullagh who are soon taking up new appointments within the Vincentian Congregation. Fr Stephen Monaghan, who has served as VLM chaplain since 2006, has been missioned to the Ethiopian Vincentians in Ambo. He plans to work on the further […]

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Our Summer Volunteers Depart

All the best to our summer volunteers who will be delivering English language summer programmes and activities in Addis Ababa and Bulbula, Ethiopia. The volunteers will depart over the coming weeks and will  join Kathleen, Vincent, Gerry and Carmel our capacity building volunteers, already working hard with the Daughters and Fathers on a variety of […]

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Volunteer with VLM in Burkina Faso

Vincentian Lay Missionaries (VLM) seeks a volunteer for a placement in Nouna, western Burkina Faso (up to 3 months). The placement is facilitated through our partners in the field, the Daughters of Charity, with OCADES (Caritas) Burkina Faso. The main focus of this placement will be in the areas of community development and sustainable livelihoods. […]

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Paddy’s Day Plunge: in Aid of Ambo School for the Deaf

Thanks to everyone who supported the Ethiopian Deaf Project’s annual ‘Paddy’s Day Plunge’ at the Forty Foot, Sandycove on St. Patrick’s Day. Proceeds go to the Ambo Lazarist School for the Deaf.

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Limited places left on this year’s summer programme!

Special Offer: VLM Summer Programme Volunteering Placements only €1990! Have you always wanted to visit Africa? Do you wish to share your skills with others? Are you concerned about social justice? Do you love travelling and learning about new cultures? We are now recruiting volunteers for our 2016 Summer Programme in Ethiopia. We are looking […]

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The African Run Ireland 2016

This Spring sign up to take part in the first ever African Run Ireland. Click Here to Register The run will take place in the beautiful surroundings of St. Anne’s Park, Raheny, Dublin 5.  Beginning from the top of the mile the course will follow a 5km track through the wooded grounds of St. Anne’s […]

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Test Yourself @ the VLM Table Quiz, February 4th!

VLM’s annual Table Quiz has been gathering momentum! Why not challenge your colleagues or friends to a trivia night? There will be questions to suit everyone, spot prizes for lucky teams and cash prizes for the winners. Join us in The Church Cafe Bar, Jervis Street Dublin 1 on Thursday February 4th at 7:00pm. Teams are […]

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Congrats to Our Raffle Winners!

Well done to our supporters who had a lucky start to 2016! 1st Prize: Apple iPad Air2 – Yvonne McMahon 2nd Prize: Ted Baker Wrist Watch – Eileen Langan 3rd Prize: Artisan Irish Food Hamper – Kirsten Mahon Well done to Andrew Cunningham, 2nd Year St. Vincent’s Castleknock College, who won a giant Toblerone for selling […]

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