The Traveller Pride Awards 2024 At the Lighthouse Cinema Dublin: A Celebration of Voices less heard

The heart of Dublin pulsed with vibrant energy on May 23rd, 2024, as the Lighthouse Cinema became the epicentre of celebration, resilience, and achievement for the Traveller community. The TravellerPride Awards 2024 brought together a diverse group of attendees to honour individuals’ outstanding contributions and successes within the Traveller community across Ireland. The Lighthouse Cinema…

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Twin Sisters- Shining Light on Early Morning Diners in Award-Winning Donegal Hotel 

By Julie Costello  It’s a busy morning at Harvey’s Point Hotel in Donegal, where 17-year-old twin sisters Annie and Philomena O’Reilly are employed as Food and Beverage Assistants on the Breakfast Team.  Annie is hard at work in the pantry, preparing lattés, cappuccinos, and rounds of toast. Meanwhile, Philomena assists co-workers in welcoming guests to…

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The Power of Community, Collaboration and Gratitude 

  Tusla and Traveller Families Care recently held an event to express gratitude for their collaborative work with the Travelling Community. The event, which took place on Monday, November 13th, celebrated their joint Project under the National Traveller and Roma Inclusion Strategy.   The Project aims to increase the number of culturally appropriate foster homes available…

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