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The people keeping Uplift going in 2022

Uplift is nothing without its members! Today we launch our annual end-of-year fundraising drive. And we want to tell you a bit about how and why. Here’s something that makes our members special: by being part of Uplift, you’re one of the people who do things a bit differently. There’s…
alex
22nd December 2021
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#FaceUpToFacebook Uplift Action

#FacingUpToFacbook I never cease to be amazed and moved by this community. In November, some of our youngest Uplift members took on not only this Government but one of the most powerful companies in the world, Facebook. They were furious that Facebook and Instagram bosses knowingly put the mental and…
Layla Wade
9th December 2021
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We’re Hiring: Senior Campaigns Manager

Senior Campaigns Manager at Uplift Uplift is recruiting a Senior Campaigns Manager to coordinate Uplift campaigns and lead the Campaigns team to achieve their goals and maximise member power. Closing date is 13th January 2022 5pm Working closely with the Executive Director the specific duties you will be responsible for…
siobhan
8th December 2021
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The Upskill Academy

The Upskill Academy - a collaboration between people powered campaigning communities Uplift and Act Now Taking place January/Feb 2022    Are you involved in the struggle for social justice, climate, equality in Ireland? Are you keen to build your skills, confidence, analysis and campaign knowhow? Do you want to be…
Michelle Byrne
7th December 2021
End period poverty CampaignNewsNews Update

Ending period poverty – Why we care

Everyone should have the right to manage their periods with dignity and good hygiene. But lots of people in Ireland miss school because of feeling shamed and uncomfortable about their periods - and many struggle to buy pads, tampons or reusable period products. Something as fundamental to our wellbeing as…
Niamh O'Connor
11th August 2021
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We Won! No More Plastic in our Cuppa ☕️

We’ve great news to share: after years of hard work from thousands of Uplift members, Barry’s Tea has ditched the plastic in their teabags! This is a great win for people power - and it would never have happened without the commitment and sheer determination of our community. This is…
alex
10th August 2021