VHI Women’s Mini Marathon

Planning on running the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon on June 3rd? If so why not consider running in aid of HOPE!

The VHI Women’s Mini Marathon, an annual 10k charity road race, occurs each June bank holiday weekend in Dublin and is the largest Women’s event of its kind in the world.


The Board and Staff of The Hope Foundation wish to express our deepest sympathy to the family of the late Marie Kennelly. Marie was a Director of the Board and a long and cherished supporter of HOPE. Rest in peace dear Marie

All-Star Accreditation

  We were delighted to be awarded an ‘All Star’ for our work in International Development at the All Ireland Business Summit recently. The Business All-Star program is an annual competition designed to identify and recognise Irish companies and individuals that have distinguished themselves in the conduct of their business over the last 12 months.…

Message of Appreciation

  A message of appreciation from our Hon. Director Maureen Forrest and her family.   I would like to thank everyone most sincerely for all your support and kindness following the recent death of my beloved husband Dick which was so sudden and heartbreaking. I now begin the journey to try and get my life…

Immersion Programme in Full Swing!

This years Student Immersion Programme is well underway with 3 groups having already made the journey to Kolkata. The students spend a memorable week visiting HOPE projects and taking part in cultural exchange activities.

Below are some photos sent back from this years groups so far.

CNN My Freedom Project

HOPE were delighted to take part in the annual CNN My Freedom Day this week, appearing on CNN news as well as on their website and across their social media platforms.

The CNN Freedom Project highlights modern day slavery and actively fights trafficking globally.