The VHI Women's Mini Marathon took centre stage this June bank holiday weekend.
This year's event was moved forward to Sunday and the weather also played it's part
- a fantastic warm and dry day greeted the 30,000 plus women who took to the streets of our fair city.
10th Anniversary Gala Evening - 24th March 2018.
The 10th annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Gala Evening took place on Saturday the 24th March 2018.
This year's event was 'extra' special with it being our 10th anniversary and to mark the occasion we ran with a 'Black Tie' event.
Bag Pack - 20th/21st October 2017
On Friday 20th and Saturday 21st October,
Fiona Murphy held her annual bag pack in Dunnes Stores Portmarnock.
Golf Classic - 21st July 2017
Our 7th annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Golf Classic took place
on Friday 21st July 2017 in the beautiful surroundings of Hollywood Lakes Golf Club.
VHI Women's Mini Marathon - 5th June 2017
What an unbelievable event we all witnessed this bank holiday weekend with
over 30,000 women participating in this year's VHI Women's Mini Marathon.
Gala Evening - 11th March 2017
The 9th annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Gala Evening took place on Saturday the 11th March 2017.
This year's event turned out to be the biggest event yet with 240 people really looking forward to another successful evening.
Irish Life Employees raise a staggering €172,000
for The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust.
Earlier this year we were both honoured and humbled to have been selected as one of the two
charities of choice for 2016 by the staff of Irish Life.
Zumba Dance Challenge
The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust has supported many children who have previously
and are currently attending Spot Therapy in Malahide.
Irish Life Staff Charities
At the beginning of 2016 the staff of Irish Life selected The Laura Brennan Charitable
Trust and Down Syndrome Ireland as their charities of choice for 2016.
Laura Brennan Memorial Tournament 2016
Hosted by Killester Basketball Club the 7th annual LBMT tournament took place in St Fintans High School Sutton.
Clarity's amazing donation
Clarity is a non-profit organisation created by a group of Malahide Students
whose goal was to raise €15,000 in under 6 months for 3 specific charities
- Cystic Fibrosis Ireland, Humans Too and The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust
Golf Classic 2016
The 7th Annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Golf Classic took place on Friday 1st July 2016
in the beautiful surroundings of Hollywood Lakes Golf Club.
Gala Evening 2016
The 8th annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Gala Evening took place on Saturday the 12th March 2016.
This year's event once again was sold out with approximately 220 people looking forward to another enjoyable and successful evening.
Irish Life Staff Charity of Choice 2016
We are thrilled and delighted to announce that The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust
together with The Down Syndrome Centre have been selected as the Irish Life Staff Charities of Choice for 2016.
VHI Women's Mini Marathon 2016
Are you participating in this year's event?
Are you looking for a local charity to support?
We would be honored and delighted if you would consider supporting The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust.
Malahide Camera Club
The annual Malahide Camera Club charity quiz took place in Malahide Rugby Club on Thursday 22nd October 2015.
The committee this year decided the beneficiary would be "The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust".
Laura Brennan Memorial Tournament 2015
Hosted by Killester Basketball Club the 6th annual LBMT tournament took
place on the weekend of 11-13 September in St Fintans High School Sutton.
Golf Classic 2015
The 6th Annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Golf Classic
took place on Friday 19th June 2015 in Hollywood Lakes Golf Club, Ballyboughal.
Stars In Their Eyes - The Wright Venue
This fundraising event takes place on Saturday the 6th June 2015
in The Wright Venue, Swords, Co Dublin. The event is to support local man
Conor O'Connor who will represent Ireland in the World Handball Championships which takes place this year in Canada.
Gala Evening 2015
The 7th annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Gala Evening
took place on Saturday 7th March 2015.
This year's event once again was sold out with approx. 210 people
looking forward to another enjoyable and successful evening.
On Friday the 5th December 2014
the 2nd ever Breakfast Morning in aid of The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust was held in Malahide Rugby Club.
Once again it was a tremendous success with over 100 people in attendance.
Dublin Bus Community Spirit Awards...
Since 2003, Dublin Bus has been awarding grants to voluntary and community groups
across the Greater Dublin Area. To date, over 1,500 groups have received funding
from Dublin Bus which has helped many worthwhile causes in communities across the Greater Dublin Area (GDA).
28.08.2014 Bridewell 2 Bridewell Charity Cycle
On Thursday the 28th August 2014 approximately
30 hardy souls from An Garda Síochána and Friends embarked on a 270km cycle
from the Bridewell Garda Station in Dublin to the Bridewell Garda Station in Cork,
all in aid of The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust.
Standard Life Employees raise €87,700 for The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust!
The employees of Standard Life have raised a massive €87,700 for The Laura Brennan
Charitable Trust through lots of fun activities such as Bake Sales, Charity Runs & Cycles,
Adventure Races, Fancy Dress, Concerts and a very creative 'Ton of Cash' campaign.
17.04.2014 – Co-Orch Dublin present "A Wolf in The Village"
Co-Orch is Dublin's first charity orchestra.
It exists because its members want to help local Irish charities through musical performance.
30.05.2014 – The Rat Pack Breakfast Morning
Unfortunately due to a number of unforeseen circumstances the 'Rat Pack' Breakfast Morning which was due to take place on Friday morning 30th May 2014 has had to be postponed. more ...
01.03.2014 – Gala Evening 2014
The 6th annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Gala Evening took place on Saturday the 1st March 2014.
30.10.2013 – Standard Life raise €30,000 for the Laura Brennan Charitable Trust
The 2013 charity partner as voted for by the employees of Standard Life is the Laura Brennan Charitable Trust.
26.09.2013 – Charity Night
Organised by Swords Fire Service
Well over €3,000 was raised following a
successful benefit night for the Laura Brennan
12.09.2013 – 2013 Golf Classic
The 5th Annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Golf Classic took place on Thursday 12th September 2013
once again in the beautiful surroundings of Malahide Golf Club.
03.06.2013 – Women's Mini Marathon
On the 3rd June a number of very brave ladies took part in the Women's Mini Marathon to raise
awareness and funds for the Laura Brennan Charitable Trust.
31.05.2013 – Breakfast at Tiffanys
A Breakfast with a touch of bling took place on Friday the 31st May at Malahide
Rugby Club when a large crowd gathered for a Breakfast at Tiffanys fundraiser in
aid of the Laura Brennan Charitable Trust.
10.05.2013 – Pobail Scoil Iosa - Transition Year Basketball
The annual Laura Brennan Basketball Tournament took
place in May this year.
23.02.2013 – Annual Gala
The 5th annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Gala
Evening took place on Saturday the 23rd February 2013.
16.11.2012 – Funding Update
To date we have been both privileged and honoured to
have been able to help over 20 children and their families to the tune of
13.09.2012 – 2012 Golf Classic
The 4th Annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Golf
Classic took place on Thursday 13th September 2012 in the beautiful surroundings
of Malahide Golf Club.
21.08.2012 – Malahide Lions Club Presentation
Malahide Lions Club presented a cheque for €3,000 in
favour of the Laura Brennan Charitable Trust to Pat & Nuala Brennan at the Grand
28.04.2012 – Malahide Fun Run
The inaugural Malahide Fun Run took place in
Malahide Castle on April 28th.
02-04.09.2011 – LAURA BRENNAN MEMORIAL
The 2nd Laura Brennan Memorial Tournament took place on
2nd, 3rd and 4th of September 2011...
23.07.2011 – Ben and Sam McDermott
Laura’s young cousins Ben & Sam were enjoying their
summer holidays in St Helen’s Bay, Rosslare, Co Wexford
when they came up with a wonderful idea to raise some
funds for Laura’s Trust.
13.06.2011 – Malahide Community
School - Kilimanjaro
On Monday the 13th of June at 6am 11 5th year students,
7 teachers and one parent departed from Dublin airport to Kilimanjaro. 30
parents and friends came to the airport to wish the group well.
12.02.2011 - Gala Evening
The third annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Gala
Evening took place on Saturday the 12th February 2011...
22.1.11 - Fundraising Night in Malahide Rugby
On the 22nd of January 2011 myself ,
Alan Bermingham and two of my peers David Herity and Ian
Bracken hosted a Fundraiser night in the Malahide rugby
club in aid of the Laura Brennan Charitable Trust and
the Ross Nugent Foundation ...
28.01.11 - St Sylvesters GAA Club - Lá na
Last Summer St Sylvesters GAA Club
hosted it's annual sponsored walk in the grounds of
Malahide Castle. Their chosen Community Charity Partner
for this event was The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust
14.01.2011 – Malahide Community School - The
On the 14th of January,
2011, the 6th Year LCVP class in Malahide Community
School organised a Sponsored Sleepover...
23.09.10 - 2nd Annual Golf Classic
The 2nd Annual Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Golf
Classic took place on Thursday 23rd September 2010 again
in the beautiful surroundings of Malahide Golf Club...
12.09.10 - Killester Memorial Basketball
The first Laura Brennan Memorial
Tournament was a resounding success as eight teams
battled for the magnificent crystal trophy....
07.06.10 - McCabes Pharmacy - Flora Mini
The women’s Flora Mini Marathon
took place on 7th of June and the ladies at McCabes
Pharmacy in Malahide competed to raise funds on behalf
of the Laura Brennan Charitable Trust..
17.05.10 - Pobail Scoil Íosa - Transition
We held our annual
transition year basketball tournament in memory of Laura
this year just at the end of April 2010...more
08.05.10 - Darlene's Challenge
After 3 months of training involving 355
miles on the bike, 99 miles walked and 50 hours in the
gym, I found myself in the beautiful setting of Leenan
in Connemara for the 31km Gaelforce Adventure
09.05.10 - St Sylvesters GAA Club - Lá na
St Sylvesters GAA Club will host its
annual sponsored walk in the grounds of Malahide Castle
between 1pm and 3pm on Sunday the 9th May 2010
06.02.10 - Gala Evening 2010...a Tremendous
This year's Annual Gala Night was
held on Saturday the 6th February in The Grand Hotel
16.12.09 - Irish Life Staff Charities
The Irish Life Staff Charities was set up in 1995. At
the start of each year, staff vote for a charity of
their choice and, in a totally democratic process.....
09.09.09 - Kilcock Golf Club - Senior's
Kilcock Seniors Charity
Competition was held on Wednesday the 9th last on, what
can only be described as one of the finest days this
04.07.09 - The Laura Brennan Perennial Cup
The first weekend in July
saw the climax of the 2nd annual Laura Brennan Perennial
26.06.09 - Malahide United AFC - Auction
At this year's Annual Dinner Dance Malahide United held
a charity auction with resulted in a tremendous donation
to "The Laura Brennan Charitable Trust ...
09.05.09 - Malahide Sea Scouts - Laura's Fun Day
On the 9th July 2009, Malahide Sea Scouts hosted Laura's
Fun Day which as well as raising funds for The Laura
Brennan Charitable Trust gave young scouts the chance to
do water activities and much more ...
07.05.09 - Golf Classic - Malahide Golf Club
The first ever Laura Brennan Charitable Trust Golf
Classic took place in the beautiful surroundings of
Malahide Golf Club...
17.01.2009 - Battle of the Bands
A successful Battle of the Bands
evening was held in the P.S.L.C. on Saturday 17th
January 2009, a fantastic evening was had by all.
The profits of the evening a total of
€3952.00 were donated to the trust.
The evening was organised by Lauryn Gaffney,
Gareth Mc Grath & Daragh Collenge Scoil
Iosa Transition year students, the guys did an
amazing job so a big thanks to them. A big thanks
also to all of you who attended the evening.
15.11.2008 - The Laura Brennan Trust -