Showing Youth There’s a Better Path

Growing up, I really liked helping others and was passionate about giving a voice to those who may be told they don’t have a voice and giving resources to those who may feel like they don’t have the resources to overcome their obstacles. This led me to pursue a career in social work. Before, I…

Introducing…Ash

Graduating secondary school in 2016 was a daunting experience for me. Right up until the last day, I’d had a loose plan for what the next year or two would hold but no real passion for what I thought I was entering into. While my acceptance into a Arts Degree at a local university in…

“We need more mentors!”

A great problem to have! The uptake for our RISE mentoring at Mount Carmel Secondary School in Dublin tripled from 5 last year to 15 this year. “I know how to set goals for myself that I can achieve.” “Mentoring was amazing, motivating and fun!” “I thought it was going to be boring, but it…