Nationwide Events

Windmill Weekend

Our main fundraising event takes place around the Valentine's weekend when members and friends of Heart Children sell attractive red children's windmills around the country.

The windmills sell for €2 each. All our collectors are volunteers and receive no payment for their help.

Thanks to everyone who takes part in our collection, we deeply appreciate the fact that so many people gave so much time and effort to help in our fundraising efforts.



Mini Marathon


A HUGE thank you to all our Runners/Walkers that take part in the Mini Marathon over many years and raising thousand's of Euro for Heart Children Ireland.

Are you running/walking the Women’s Mini Marathon?  Why not consider doing the marathon for Heart Children Ireland.  
T-shirts and sponsorship cards are available from the Heart Children Office, email Linda on or telephone lo call 1850 217017.


Corporate Activities

Chill Insurance have been Heart Children Ireland's Corporate Sponsor for a number of years and have sponsored the wonderful Heart Children Ireland Calendar for the past 3 years.  Chill Insurance assist Heart Children Ireland in many other ways, sponsoring events and also our wonderful T-shirts.  we are forever grateful for their support.

Chill Insurance sing for Heart Children Ireland.








Members Fundraising Initiatives

A Huge thank you to all our fundraisers





Past Fundraising Events for Heart Children Ireland


Heart Children was the charity chosen by Daniel Day-Lewis to benefit from the Dublin Premier of 'There will be Blood' in 2008.

The Limerick Ladies Lunch has become an annual event raising significant funds for Heart Children.

Fermoy GAA in association with Heart Children Ireland held a fundraiser which involved a 'Bed Push' through a large number of towns, the objectives of the event was to raise funds for Heart Children Ireland and to create awareness of our organisation.

The Order of Saint Lazarus presented Heart Children with €46,000, the proceed of a Ladies Lunch and Gala Ball in 2007.

The Ireland Canada Business Association raised the terrific sum of €20,000 for Heart Children Ireland at the Maple Leaf Ball in November 2006.

Heart Children Ireland would like to take the opportunity to thank everyone who has raised funds and contribute to the development of our organisation.

Stephen, Ciaran and Brian do their bit for Heart children Ireland.
Doreen Healy and "The Tiny Hearts Fundraising Group" on their way to raising 15k for Heart Children Ireland
Our Fantastic Home Retail Group fundraisers.
Eamonn and Colette Dunphy together with James handing over much needed machines to the Cardiac Unit at Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin
Stephen Foley helps launch a fundraising drive with Paul O'Connell
Mike Foley, Director Heart children Ireland with a cheque for 46k raised by the Knights of St. Lazarus
The "Kelly Girls" raising funds for Heart children
For Ever Blowing Bubbles Day raises 8k 
James, one of our fantastic fundraisers, with Daniel Day-Lewis
Tom and Elaine Harrold handing over a cheque for 8k to Heart Children Ireland
Our AMAZING Brenda Mohan
Michael O'Callaghan keeps the flag flying in Kerry
Our wonderful supporters
Almost there for a much needed machine for our young adults.
Through the efforts of our fundraisers HCI were able to donate 18 Portable Oxygen Saturation Monitors to the cardiac ward in Crumlin.
Damien Duff and his Son Woody launching Heart children Ireland's Coagu-Chek Programme.
James speaking on behald of Heart Children Ireland at the Coagu-Chek launch on June 7th 2013 
Olive, Mackensie, Micaela and Nicole flying the windmill in Mayo
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