Dobbies Garden Centres seek local charity partners

first_img  342 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis20 Tagged with: corporate fundraising About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis20 Melanie May | 10 February 2017 | Newscenter_img Charities have until 4pm on Monday (13th February) to apply to become one of Dobbies’ Local Charity Partners, which sees each Dobbies Garden Centre team up with a local charity.The Local Charity Partnership runs for nine months of the financial year (March-March), with a three-month break for Dobbies’ National Christmas Charity Partnership.The partners are encouraged to fundraise as much as possible in store, and there is also the opportunity to host fundraising days. This year Dobbies will also donate the 5p plastic bag charge to its Local Charity Partners instead of to a national charity.There is now the opportunity too for stores with charity partners to vote to extend the partnership for a second year.Charities can apply on the Dobbies site.  341 total views,  1 views today Advertisement Dobbies Garden Centres seek local charity partnerslast_img read more

Government announces more measures to slow the spread of COVID-19

first_imgFacebook Advertisement Print Twitter Government announces phased easing of public health restrictions WhatsApp Taoiseach Leo VaradkarIN A Government press conference today, Tuesday, March 24, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced further measures would be taken to slow down the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).The measures introduced will take place from midnight tonight will see the closure of “non-essential” retail services which include but not be limited to bookmakers, casinos, and theatres. Cafés and food services can remain open, but operate on a ‘take away’ basis.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The list of services which fall under the non-essential services will be made available by Government.There will be an increased presence of Gardaí in public parks to observe and enforce physical-distancing guidelines by the HSE. Gathering in groups of larger than 4 will be prohibited unless from the same household.Social WelfareThe pandemic unemployment payment will be increased from €203 to €350, as will the COVID related illness benefit. Self-employed people impacted will also be included in the unemployment payment scheme.In a bid to support businesses and maintain employment within companies, it was announced that Government will subsidise 70 per cent of salaries up to a cap of €410 per week tax-free payment.SchoolsSchools, universities and childcare facilities are set to remain closed until April 19, having originally supposed to reopen on March 29.HealthIt was announced that all private hospitals will operate on a not-for-profit basis to increase bed-availability, and staffing in the public health service. Minister for Health, Simon Harris noted all COVID-19 treatment would be free of charge and all people will be given the same level of care. NewsHealthPoliticsGovernment announces more measures to slow the spread of COVID-19By Cian Reinhardt – March 24, 2020 318 Linkedin TAGSCoronavirusCovid 19IrelandLimerick City and County center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR ‘Everything tells us we are moving forward’ Institute of Public Health addresses loneliness as a challenge to national health in light of Covid-19 restrictions Mass COVID testing to take place at University of Limerick following fresh outbreak of virus among student population Limerick health chiefs urge public not to withhold information on virus contacts, as they investigate “complex and serious outbreaks” across midwest region Covid antibody testing opens to public at Shannon Airport Email Previous articleLimerick City and County Council supports new e-learning tool to help you identify Irish BumblebeesNext article19 Gardaí assigned to Limerick to offer support in wake of covid-19 virus Cian Reinhardthttp://www.limerickpost.ieJournalist & Digital Media Coordinator. Covering human interest and social issues as well as creating digital content to accompany news stories. [email protected] last_img read more

2020 Census jobs open, applications now available

first_imgLatest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… As part of the application process the applicant will be asked to respond to questions that relate to his or her educational and work experiences as well as other experience-related questions.If hired, the work schedule will depend on the position. Generally, the hours for field position are flexible. Some field positions require the 2020 Census taker to work during the day. Other positions require evening and weekend work interviewing the public.Supervisory positions require employees to be available for certain day, evening and/or weekend shifts. 2020 Census jobs open, applications now available Published 7:47 pm Thursday, December 26, 2019 Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Email the author You Might Like Downtown sidewalk replacement begins January The second phase of Troy’s downtown sidewalk revitalization project will begin in January 2020. The sidewalks to be replaced are… read more Skip Book Nook to reopen Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By The Penny Hoarder Sponsored Content Print Article By Jaine Treadwell Opportunity is knocking for those who would like to get paid and also help their communities.2020 Census jobs are available and applications are now being accepted, said Gregory Foster, Census 2020.“The Census Bureau is committed to hiring census takers to work in their own communities so the opportunity to join the 2020 Census Team offers the opportunity to work close to home, receive great pay with flexible hours, weekly pay and paid training,” Foster said. Foster said employees will be paid weekly and can expect to receive their first paycheck about 10 to 14 days after their first day of work.Field employees will be reimbursed for authorized work expenses, including mileage incurred while conducting 2020 Census work.During training, the pay rate will be lower than the regular hourly rate.Foster said those who wish to apply must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid Social Security number and United States citizenship. Males born after 1959, must be registered with the Selective Service System or have a qualifying exemption. Those who are offered a job must pass a criminal background check and review of criminal records, including fingerprinting. Those offered a job must also be available to work flexible hours, including days, evenings and weekends, Foster said.Most jobs require employees to have access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license unless public transportation is readily available. Access to a computer with Internet is necessary to complete training.Foster said those who would like to join the 2020 Census Team may apply online at For information or help with applying, call 1-855-JOB-2020. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more