Cork Penny Dinners Christmas Appeal

Christmas

Often a cup of tea, a handshake, and a friendly chat can go a long way. Cork Penny Dinners works every day to provide freshly made meals and a warm atmosphere to the homeless and to those in need in Cork City. Their services are free of charge.

This Christmas, Cork CIL has chosen to support Cork Penny Dinners instead of posting seasonal greetings cards. If you would like to join our effort for this worthy cause, donations of non-perishable foods, kitchen items, and warm clothing, would be greatly appreciated.

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Irish Times Covers Cork CIL Leaders Campaigning for Make Way Day

Make Way Day, which took place yesterday, is a National Public Awareness Campaign held annually to highlight the issues people with disabilities face getting around their local communities. People with disabilities give the public gentle reminders to consider the needs of PWDs when using the public spaces we all share.

This year saw a strong contingent from Cork CIL campaigning on the streets of Cork, as reported in The Irish Times (see photo below).

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