In 2017, the annual events raised €80,000 which was donated to the 3 charities to help continue their vital work in the fields of sight loss, autism and intellectual disability respectively.
Keith Duffy Foundation:
The Keith Duffy Foundation was established in December 2015 to provide support and financial assistance to various children’s charities throughout Ireland. To date, the Foundation has donated €185,000 to Irish charities, including Cliona’s Foundation, Fighting Blindness, As I Am, The Blue Diamond Drama Academy, St. Francis’ Hospice, The Hub Drogheda and Finn’s First Steps. It’s main annual fundraisers are the Keith Duffy Christmas Ball and Keith Duffy Charity Golf Day.
Pictured at The Mansion House, receiving their donations from the Keith Duffy Foundation Christmas Ball held at The Powerscourt Hotel in December 2017 are:
Amanda Kenny and Emma Morgan, Fighting Blindness
Adam Harris, As I Am
Kate Sheridan & friends Daniel & Amy, The Blue Diamond Drama Academy
Brendan Ring, Cliona’s Foundation