Barnardos Wexford winning window - Spring into Summer

Shop Window of the Year Award 2018 WINNER - Barnardos Wexford

This is our winning window from Jackey Tamgumus in Barnardos Wexford, who won the same award in 2016, was a runner up last year and now is the winner again this year! So she is doing something right!

Martin Kenny 
Volunteer of the Year 
Award 2018

WINNER MARY BOLGER - Barnardos Carlow

As well as an engraved trophy to display in the shop Mary received a €100 voucher kindly sponsored by FromMe2You.

Mary Bolger

Our worthy runners up are:

Emma O'Shéa - NCBI Crumlin
Kay Doohan - Barnardos
Tony Doyle - Age Action
Carly Parkes - NCBI Inchicore

This award is in memory of the late Martin Kenny who was Head of Retail at the National Council for the Blind Ireland. Martin was a founder member of the ICSA and was also its first Chairperson.

It was presented to a volunteer who has shown exceptional commitment, performance and team spirit, and who has made a measurable difference to their shop. It was judged by Anna Gallagher, Volunteer Ireland

Nominees

Aiden Kennedy - Oxfam Ireland 
Aileen Ashe - Age Action
Anna Hanson - Oxfam Ireland
Breda Ryan - NCBI
Bridget Cairns - Barnardos
Carol Conway - MS North West Therapy Centre
Carol Taheny - Oxfam Ireland
Colleen McAvoy - Barnardos
Dawn O'Grady - Oxfam Ireland
Helena Houlihan - Oxfam Ireland
Kathleen Kilgallen - Oxfam Ireland
Margaret Daly - NCBI
Martina Hickey - NCBI
Mary Fahy - SVP
Mary Mangan - Age Action 
Mary McEvoy - NCBI
Michelle - Barnardos
Rose Kenny - Oxfam Ireland
Tadgh Cashman - NCBI
Tony Sweeney - MS North West Therapy Centre

Shop Manager 
of the Year Award 2018

WINNER VINCENT HUNT - MS North West Therapy Centre

As well as an engraved trophy to display in the shop Vincent received a €100 voucher kindly sponsored by FromMe2You

Vincent Hunt and Colette Miller Chair ICSA

Our worthy runners up are:

Mary Keena - NCBI Dunshaughlin
Loraine Domican - Oxfam Ireland Dun Laoghaire

This award is for the best shop manager of a charity shop.

It was awarded to the shop manager who has shown exceptional leadership and commitment to their charity, to the shop that they manage and to their donors, customers, staff and volunteers. It was judged by Keelan Bourke,  Retail Excellence

Nominees

Adisa Becirovic - NCBI
Barth Bialik - Oxfam Ireland
Bernice Rafferty - Age Action
Elaine Delaney - Age Action
Fergal Vaughan - Age Action
Jackey Tamgumus - Barnardos          
Lisa O'Reilly - NCBI      
Priscilla Macari - SVP
Rita McCarthy - NCBI 
Sarah O'Herlihy - Walleroo Playschool
Sharon O'Connor - NCBI 

Shop Window 
of the Year Award 2018

WINNER
Jackey Tamgumus Barnardos Wexford 

As well as an engraved trophy to display in the shop Jackey received a €100 voucher kindly sponsored by the Hanger Company.

Jackey Tamgumus

Our worthy runners up are:

SVP Kinnegad
To Children with Love Fairview

This award is for the best shop window of the year.

Judging criteria were the most creative window, and the one with the most overall visual impact and will be judged by Keelan Bourke, Retail Excellence.

Nominees

Age Action - Cork
Age Action - Dun Laoghaire
Age Action - Camden Street Dublin
Barnardos - Dun Laoghaire
ClareGalway Day Care Centre - Co Galway
Clare Haven - Ennis Co Clare
Irish Cancer Society - Drogheda Co Louth
Irish Wheelchair Association - Ardee Co Louth
Irish Wheelchair Association - Tipperary Town
MS North West Therapy Centre - Sligo
MS North West Therapy Centre                Ballymote Co Sligo
NCBI - Inchicore
NCBI - Tralee Co Kerry
NCBI - Bray Co Wicklow
NCBI - Athy Co Kildare
SVP - Ballina Co Mayo
SVP - Merchants Road Galway
SVP - Kells Co Meath
SVP - Tuam Co Galway

Many shops submitted more than one window display.

Gallery of all our fantastic winners and runners up

Click on first image below to view the gallery.