Irish Charity Shops Association

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ICSA member charity  
If you are a charity shop customer, want to make a donation, work in a charity shop or just want to find out more about charity shops and what we do, then you'll find more information here.
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Last updated: 21st November 2014

Latest News

£3540 windfall for UK charity shop?

19, November, 2014
Windfall at charity shop

A mystery donor has left thousands of pounds outside a charity shop in Exeter, which hopes it will be able to keep the money. Hospiscare is hoping that the £3,540, left in two carrier bags outside the store in Cowick Street on Monday night, 10 November, is a generous donation.
The manager was amazed and immediately contacted the police who are looking after the wads of £20 used notes. This sum would provide almost a whole week of 24 hour wrap-around care in our hospice from our doctors and nurses.  If it's intended for us, and it's not claimed, it would be a huge boost to our work. Glynis Atherton, Hospicecare CEO

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Happy Hallowe'en!

24, October, 2014
Halloween

Hallowe'en Event at Vincent's in Bray.

Saturday 25th October 
20% off regular stock and treats for the kids!

Unit 4 Southpoint, Main Street Bray Co Wickow. More info...


Declutter and support a worthwhile cause

24, September, 2014
logo 2014

Declutter for All  - Ireland's third National Declutter Day takes place on Saturday 27th September. As well as supporting your favourite charity and helping the environment, this unique event also promotes the many personal benefits of decluttering.  
Donating to charity is a feel-good exercise and a great way to extend the life of your unloved items. The official charity partners for National Declutter Day 2014 are Enable Ireland, Oxfam Ireland, Irish Cancer Society, Gorta-Self Help Africa and DEBRA Ireland. Your donations will go a long way to support the work of these worthy causes. Check with your charity in advance to see what's being accepted and drop items directly to your local charity shop after decluttering. Download the press release 
here or go to www.nationaldeclutterday.ie


Vincent's Bray Big Tuesday

03, August, 2014
SVP bray promo

Vincent's in Bray Main Street next Tuesday 5th August
BIG TUESDAY, all kid's clothing half price.
The shop opens from 10am to 5.30pm Tel: 01 2040691


Charities Regulatory Board Appointed

06, May, 2014
Dept of Justice

The Minister for Justice and Equality, Alan Shatter TD, announced the 16 appointments to the Board of the Charities Regulatory Authority on 1st May. The Board is to be established later this year under the terms of the 2009 Charities Act.
Conor Woods is to be appointed as chairperson of the new Authority. Mr Woods is an accountant and senior statutory auditor and is currently chair of the Chartered Accountants Ireland charity committee.
Minister Shatter appointed Úna Ní Dhubhghaill, a former official in the Department of Justice, as the authority's first chief executive earlier this year. 
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