Four Peaks Challenge 2017

Slieve Donard, Ben Nevis, Scaffel Pike and Snowdon. In 48 hours. We did it last year, it was great fun and we want to put our learning into action this year. This summer (end July/start August 2017) we are looking for willing volunteers to take part in teams of four or five (one car/driver and…

Join our team for Santa Dash this December

This Sunday, on a freezing cold December morning we have an amazing team of people running along a beach dressed as Santa, helping us raise money for teenagers in Dublin. Why? We believe that teenagers across Dublin can make a difference in their communities. Our RISE Leadership and Mentoring programmes, which develop teenagers’ leadership skills are growing and…

Four Peaks Challenge Complete!

Slieve Donard, Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon… Several pairs of socks Lots of mist Some very wet waterproofs Snatches of sleep in the Yaris while in transit between climbs Around 20 litres of water and energy drinks One phenomenal driver, encourager and cake provider All in less than 41 hours. From a gloriously sunny…

4 Peaks, 4 Countries, 48 Hours..

4 Peaks 48 hours 1,232 miles to drive in the car 4,220 metres high to climb on foot €1,800 to raise to help leaders change their communities What a way to spend a weekend… On 16-17 July, Andy, Niall and Sam will be climbing Slieve Donard (Northern Ireland), Ben Nevis (Scotland), Scafell Pike (England) and…

Four Peaks Challenge

Slieve Donard, Ben Nevis, Scaffel Pike and Snowdon. In 48 hours. Now that is a challenge! Probably the biggest one we have taken on as a fundraiser to date. On 16-17 July Innovista Ireland and Innovista International are hoping to have a few five-person teams (four walkers and one driver) from across the UK and…

Running for RISE

In just a few weeks, a dozen of us will be running through mud and obstacles in Runamuck to help raise support for our RISE Leadership and Mentoring Programme. Our RISE Leadership Programme began 4 years ago after seeing and hearing the hopelessness in Dublin teenagers’ lives. They voiced a lack of positive thinking about their communities, their…