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Irish foundation announces new environmental funding

first_img Tagged with: Charities Regulator in Ireland environment Funding About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Past environmental fundingThe announcement of the Environment and Nature fund follows on from the success of previous funding from the Foundation where they distributed grants of up to €10,000 to 10 organisations to tackle local biodiversity issues.The Foundation will announce details of how it will distribute its new environmental funding over the coming months. The Community Foundation for Ireland has ring-fenced €250,000 to start a fund for the Environment and Nature in 2019 and is committed to doing the same in 2020.Announced at the National Biodiversity Conference in Dublin Castle, the commitment from the Foundation will focus 25% of its own discretionary resources on the environment and nature.The Foundation  is also asking other funders, organisations, individuals and families to partner and contribute to the fund to meet the expected demand and achieve greater impact and scope.Tina Roche, CEO, explained: “It is especially important for communities to engage with biodiversity conservation at the local level, and this is what The Community Foundation for Ireland wants to support and encourage others to support by contributing to the Environment and Nature Fund.”She added that the number of plants, insects, mammals and birds that are threatened or endangered is growing year-on-year.Responding to the challenge of biodiversity loss and reversing these trends is a critical challenge for all sectors of society and one that must be met in our lifetimes, she added.The Foundation states that traditionally there has been minimal philanthropic funding prioritised for environmental issues. According to the Environmental Funders Network, UK trusts and foundations direct between 0.93 per cent and 2.2 per cent of their giving to address climate change. In comparison to the funding other social issues receive, environmental funding is lacking and does not begin to meet the demand for capital.  165 total views,  1 views today Advertisement Howard Lake | 11 March 2019 | News Irish foundation announces new environmental funding  166 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis3 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis3last_img read more

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Donegal mans discovery linked to possible virus cure

first_imgA drug co-discovered by a Donegal Scientist in the 1970s has emerged as a possible treatment option for Covid-19.New evidence shows that the drug ivermectin can inhibit the virus that causes Covid-19 replicating in cells in the lab.Donegal native Professor William Campbell, who shared a Nobel Prize for his role in the discovery of Ivermectin has been sharing his thoughts on the major developments.He says it’s a huge step in the right direction:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/BillCacvbcvbmpbell.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Pinterest Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further WhatsApp Twitter By News Highland – April 24, 2020 Previous articlePeople beginning to stretch the public health adviceNext articleDonegal TD highlights major insurance concerns in Dail News Highland Google+ Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Pinterestcenter_img Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook AudioHomepage BannerNewsPlayback Twitter Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Facebook Donegal mans discovery linked to possible virus cure Renewed calls for full-time Garda in Kilmacrennanlast_img read more

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Rokita Donates Schumer Shutdown Salary To Border Patrol Agent Families

first_imgFacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailShare Today, Congressman Todd Rokita announced his plan to donate his salary from during the Schumer Shutdown to charities supporting families of fallen border patrol agents and law enforcement officers:“I’ve decided to donate my shutdown salary to charities supporting the families of fallen border patrol agents and law enforcement officers who have died at the hands of illegal immigrants,” said Congressman Todd Rokita. “President Trump needs all the help he can get against Chuck Schumer and radical Senate Democrats who have put amnesty for illegal immigrants and an open border ahead of the American people, our military, and health care for low-income children.”last_img read more

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Inbound Lanes of Route 52 Causeway Closed Saturday Morning

first_imgThe annual Trail of Two Cities 5K run will go off rain or shine at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2. The inbound lanes of the Route 52 causeway leading to Ninth Street in Ocean City will be closed to all traffic from about 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday to accommodate the race. Seek an alternative route if you’re traveling to Ocean City at that time.The popular 5K (3.1-mile) race offers spectacular views over the length of a point-to-point course from Ocean City to Somers Point. The route travels the length of the Route 52 causeway.Race-day registration runs at 7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. at the Ocean City Transportation Center (10th Street and Haven Avenue in Ocean City). The race starts there at 8 a.m. and finishes at Kennedy Park in Somers Point.Buses will be available at the finish line in Somers Point to transport runners to the start in Ocean City before the race from 6:45 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Buses also will be available transport runners back to Ocean City from Somers Point after the race. An awards ceremony will be held at JFK Park after all participants have completed the course.For more information, visit www.ocnj.us/race-events. The 5-kilometer Trail of Two Cities Run covers a point-to-point course across the Route 52 causeway from Ocean City to Somers Point. (Photo courtesy City of Ocean City)last_img read more

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