Fundraising Pack!

If you decide you want to hold, or take part in a fundraiser for Making Connections we will do everything we can to help. With that in mind we have devised a fundraising pack with some helpful tips! If you have any other queries please email us on Fundraising for Making Connections! Did you… Read More

Hell and Back

One of the most challenging events in Ireland can also be run in the name of Making Connections! HELL & BACK, Ireland’s Toughest Mental & Physical Endurance Challenge, is the country’s largest and most popular obstacle course run. They convert stunning private farm estates into adventure playgrounds, where participants must complete a 10-15KM trail route… Read More


We are sharing some fun challenges around the country that people can run in the name of Making Connections, these funds would go towards making more connections in 2018 and we would love your support! First up is the ‘Runamuck Challenge’, which is a cross country event over a mucky course with many fun obstacles… Read More

SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon

The Dublin Marathon could be the ultimate challenge? Sign up now and get training to run! We can help with fundraising information, and packs! Just let us know! The SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon is now the 5th largest marathon in Europe with 20,000 participants planning on taking to the streets of Dublin for our 39th… Read More

Tesco Community Fund

Do you shop at Tesco? Do you want to help Making Connections? Every eight weeks, each store will donate up to €1,000 to local good causes in your community. And who better to decide how this money is shared than you? You can nominate Making Connections for the Community Fund by simply filling out this form! … Read More

Tough Mudder

Are you ready for a challenge? Run Tough Mudder in aid of Making Connections! Tough Mudder is 10 miles of mud and 20+ obstacles designed to drag you out of your comfort zone. The ordinary will always be there. Why not try for something extra? With no podiums, winners, or clocks to race against, Tough… Read More

VHI Women’s Mini Marathon!

Next up is the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon! The Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon, an annual 10k charity road race, occurs each June bank holiday weekend in Dublin and is the largest Women’s event of its kind in the world. In 1983, the inaugural event had 9,000 women entering and the event reached a record attendance… Read More