Over the past number of years Astellas Oncology has been an ongoing corporate sponsor of the Marie Keating Foundation’s Get Men Talking campaign. Astellas proudly supported the Foundation’s Get Men Talking microsite as well as the Heroes of Hope campaign which tells the stories of 15 men who are survivors of prostate cancer. The Heroes of Hope campaign is available to view online and also appears as on outdoor exhibition. It has visited Connolly and Heuston Station, the Aviva and hospital locations nationwide. Astellas also kindly helped the Foundation to hold men’s health seminars around the country. Each seminar included expert speakers from oncology and urology backgrounds, cancer survivors and mindfulness experts.
This October during Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, Campus Oil generously partnered with the Marie Keating Foundation and pledged to donate 1 cent to the Foundation for every litre of home heating oil ordered online.
To order your oil simply log onto www.campusoil.ie
Last October was the eighth year of our pink partnership with Harvey Norman. Harvey Norman worked closely with one of their Irish suppliers to design and handcraft their 4,000 pocket sprung (5ft), hypoallergenic “Marie” Mattress for their Sleep Pink fundraising campaign in aid of the Marie Keating Foundation. Harvey Norman donated €100 for every “Marie” Mattress sold throughout September and October available in stores nationwide.
The Irish Daily Mail is a longstanding media partner of the Marie Keating Foundation. The newspaper kindly supports our events and campaigns throughout the year with complementary advertorials and advertisements, such as the annual special pink YOU Magazine edition to highlight breast cancer awareness and the work of the Marie Keating Foundation.
its4women has chosen the Marie Keating Foundation to be one of its charity partners to help raise funds for our cancer services, as well as raising awareness of some of the most common types of cancer affecting people in Ireland including breast cancer and skin cancer.
By inviting their subscribers to make a donation online and through sponsorship of events such as the M&S Marie Keating Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic, and its raffle at Dundrum Town Centre of a Fiat 500 Pop Star, the partnership with Its4Women is supporting the Foundation’s vital work in cancer awareness and support services
MAD Flowers have supported the Marie Keating Foundation during Breast Cancer Awareness Month each October by designing a very special ‘pink wink’ bouquet For every bouquet sold MAD Flowers donate a contribution to the Marie Keating Foundation. The bouquet can be purchased online www.madflowers.com
Marks and Spencer Ireland have been a longstanding partner of the Marie Keating Foundation since 2003 and have supported the Foundation raising over €2million in that period. To read about this amazing partnership and the things that M&S and the Marie Keating Foundation have accomplished together, please click here.
The Marie Keating Foundation was a recipient of a grant from Medtronic’s Healthy Communities Fund which has enabled us to develop a new cancer prevention campaign to raise awareness of the simple steps that we can all take to reduce the risk of cancer. Our ‘Your Health: Your Choice’ cancer prevention campaign encourages people to quit smoking, improve their diet and keep a healthy weight, keep physically active, reduce their alcohol intake and be SunSmart.
Newly established MyLotto24 has become a corporate partner of the Marie Keating Foundation.
Newstalk has been a longstanding supporter of the Marie Keating Foundation. The leading radio station came on board as the media partner of the Foundation’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month October campaign, carrying radio adverts around breast awareness during the month.
The Marie Keating Foundation is delighted to be chosen again as The Perfume’s Shop official charity partner for 2019 with lots of initiatives and in-store activities planned throughout the year in their 14 stores throughout Ireland.
Pigsback.com has long been a proud partner of the Marie Keating Foundation and has supported the charity in a variety of ways, including financial donations, donations of services, event support, and an employee skills and advice scheme. Pigsback.com customers have also generously been opting to ‘Add a €1’ to their purchases over the last number of years which has generated over €100,000
Rain Natural Skincare create luxury handmade bath and body products using natural ingredients with African botanical ingredients. During the month of October, Rain donate 50c from every sale of its products in its Savannah range to the Marie Keating Foundation.
Skechers Performance Ireland have kindly supported the Marie Keating Foundation since 2014, for our breast cancer programmes and services. This year, for each pair of Skechers Performance GOwalk Revolution Ultra™ Hope, GOwalk Evolution Ultra™ Hope and On the Go-Joy shoes sold, €5 is donated to the Marie Keating Foundation.The lightweight, responsive walking shoes are available for sale at Shaws Departments Stores nationwide and each shoe includes the iconic breast cancer awareness pink ribbon on the heel.
Stella & Dot
Stella & Dot take part in the Foundation’s Pink Patron campaign every October by promoting the sale of a selected piece of jewellery during breast cancer awareness month and donating the proceeds to the Foundation towards their Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
20% of all the sales of the Tribute bracelet in October will be donated to the Marie Keating Foundation. Available from www.stelladot.eu.
V Claire Natural Cosmetics are delighted to partner with the Marie Keating Foundation to raise awareness of natural cosmetics alternatives for those touched by cancer through its ‘Survive & Thrive’ initiative’. V Claire Natural Cosmetics is now working with the Marie Keating Foundation to provide information to those on the programme about the natural cosmetics alternatives available to them as cancer survivors sometimes worry about what products are appropriate to use on their skin. Workshops on skincare advice and makeup application will also be held throughout the year.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles have been a proud supporter of the Marie Keating Foundation since 2013. To mark this partnership, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles have kindly donated two Caddy Maxi Vans to the Foundation to support the vital work that the Foundation staff and volunteers do in their daily schedule.