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€3m in awards announced for 51 COVID-19 community response projects by Rethink Ireland Innovate Together Fund.

Zurich’s reforestation sponsorship will help to restore biodiversity by planting one million trees, including one for each employee.

Rethink Ireland are today announcing the official opening of Round 2 of their Innovate Together Fund which was established to support social innovation projects from across Ireland who are acting in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In support of our partners Rugby Players Ireland, the Z Zurich Foundation have made a donation to the #TheBigRugbyRun fundraising initiative, raising money to support the 'Feed the Heroes' fund.

Ireland and Ulster Rugby Player and Tackle Your Feelings ambassador, John Cooney has today shared his story of how in challenging times setting goals and working towards them helps him take control, a powerful message in these uncertain times.

In order to provide protective visors as quickly as possible to nursing and care homes where there is an immediate need or shortage of PPE, schools and colleges across Ireland answered our call to get involved by utilising their own laser cutting equipment, along with materials provided by Zurich.

Research reveals one-in-ten Irish people have been the victims of online bullying, and as part of the Tackle Your Feelings campaign, rugby player Jack Carty is urging people to be supportive on social media.

Rugby Players Ireland and Zurich have launched the new Tackle Your Feelings Schools mental wellbeing pilot programme and App as part of the second phase of the #ImTakingControl campaign.

Zurich Insurance in Ireland, proud new headline sponsor of Wexford GAA, unveiled the new Wexford GAA jersey for 2020 at a media event today. The sponsorship deal will run for an initial four-year period year and will further embed Zurich, a very significant employer in, Wexford, in the local sporting community.
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