Fundraising Events

The IOS would like to thank everyone who volunteered for the charity collection in Walkinstown on February 27 last.

An amount of €1,274.48 was collected by Michele and the volunteers. Thanks to Majella, Rose, Sinead, Patricia, Aida, John and Jackie.

We really appreciate your contribution.


Charity collection for the society outside SuperValu, Walkinstown, Dublin 12 on February 27 and 28, 2015.

Irish Osteoporosis Society is looking for some volunteers to collect for the charity outside SuperValu in Walkinstown on Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28.
If you have a spare couple of hours and you can help, or rope in some other volunteers, we would really appreciate it.
This is a great form of fundraising and is a very successful and deliberate way to help our year round activities.
If you'd like to get involved, please call us on 01 637 5050 for more details. 








Charity Skydive

The IOS Charity Skydive happened on Saturday 11th October, 2014 in Kilkenny.

Michele O'Brien, CEO with Irish Osteoporosis Society jumped for the charity. Michele shares her experience in the video below.She's planning on doing it again next year!

The Irish Osteoporosis Society would like to sincerely thank Aidan Woods, Daniel Sheridan and Sue Mc Gortty for joining Michele the CEO of the Charity, to jump 10,000 feet from a plane in October in Skydive Ireland, Kilkenny to help raise  awareness of this Silent disease. The videos can be seen on their website.
Aidan is the Physiotherapist to the Irish Olympic Council and treats many patients with Osteopenia and/or Osteoporosis in his Pearce street clinic. Sue Mc Gortty and Daniel Sheridan engaged to be married both from Parnell Street Dublin 1, joined Aidan and Michele.
The Charity will organising another parachute jump in Kilkenny, (dates to be confirmed in the New Year).
Have you ever wanted to jump out of a plane? If the 
answer is yes, please contact us.

Do you know someone who has it on their bucket 
list? Please pass on our details!



Coffee Mornings & Quizes

Events like coffee mornings or table quizes are easy to organise, fun social events and a great way to raise funds for the charity. If you would like to organise one contact us for information on how we can help.

If you are interested in volunteering your time to assist the IOS, please call 1890 252 751 / 01-637 5050 or e-mail


Flora Mini Marathon

The Osteoporosis Society are asking all participants of the Flora mini marathon to consider running or walking for the charity. The charities funding has declined by 89% and we have not recieved government funding this year.

There is no other organisation in the Republic of Ireland that deals specifically with osteoporosis, this is why we need your help to continue our work.

The person who raises the most amount of money for the charity will win a free DXA scan and consultation with Prof. Moira O'Brien. Sponsorship cards and T shirts are available from the charity.

Find out more about the 2014 Mini Marathon here.


Maracycle 2014

We need your support.  Join the  Irish Osteoporosis Society Charity team and take on a personal challenge of cycling between the two major cities of Belfast and Dublin.  Commit to raising sponsorship for our charity and Co-operation Ireland in support of your local communities and join us for a fun weekend of cycling.

Please contact Michele O’Brien (Telephone 01 637 5050 or low call 1890 252751 or Email  and request a copy of the Individual or Company Challenge entry form. 

Find out more about the 2014 Maracycle here.


If you would like anymore information on any of these events or how you can fundraise, please call us on 1890 252 751 or tel. 01-637 5050 or e-mail