Atlantic makes ‚€10 million donation

first_img Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Ireland Howard Lake | 23 January 2006 | News Atlantic Philanthropies, one of Europe’s largest charitable foundations, has made a ‚€10 million donation to a Cork based charity. St Patrick’s Hospital cares for terminally ill patients throughout Cork city and county. St Patrick’s chief executive Kevin O’Dwyer said the donation followed contacts between Atlantic Philanthropies and the Department of Health three years ago when the American charity was seeking to assist projects for older people. The new centre, which will cost ‚€30 million in total, will provide a 75-bed hospital.AP’s programme manager Jean Manahan said one of the foundation’s aims was to enhance general health services for older people. AP was set up by Irish-American billionaire Chuck Feeney. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Recently AP has been in the news for cutting their grant to the Dublin based watchdog body the Centre for Public Inquiry after allegations against the centre’s director. The former director has denied the allegations.center_img Atlantic makes ‚€10 million donation  24 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more