Raising Funds for Victims of the Berkeley Balcony Collapse
Jul03

Raising Funds for Victims of the Berkeley Balcony Collapse

There was a big turnout at a fund-raiser at Tir na Nog in Center City. The tragedy hit Ireland hard, but it resonated here in Philly, too.

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First Irish Center Fundraiser Down! More to Come
Jul03

First Irish Center Fundraiser Down! More to Come

It was just like a big party–but with raffle baskets.

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A Little Lunch Music
Jun26

A Little Lunch Music

It was lunch and a show at the weekly senior lunch at the Irish Immigration Center in Upper Darby.

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A Philadelphia Irish Center Update
Jun26

A Philadelphia Irish Center Update

Fundraising efforts continue this year, starting with a June 27 event at McGillicuddy’s in Upper Darby, but there has been huge progress in the effort to save the Irish Center. Here’s what’s happening.

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How To Be Irish in Philly This Week
Jun18

How To Be Irish in Philly This Week

An Irish festival and three fundraisers dominate this week’s Irish activities, along with a concert by the Converse-wearing Converse Crew, a group of local young Irish musicians who will be playing at the lovely Glen Foerd mansion on the Delaware River on Thursday.

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RIP: Rosabelle Gifford, 100, A Woman of Spirit
Jun18

RIP: Rosabelle Gifford, 100, A Woman of Spirit

She emigrated to the US as a single mother of five, and made a life for herself and her children. A beloved figure in Philadelphia’s Irish community, particularly the Rose of Tralee Centre, she was an inspiration.

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