Charlie Chook is Taking over But one extra problem for charity by ending a parachute leap this summer time with former Irish soccer supervisor, Mick McCarthy.
Sharing some extra Good information Collectively with his followers, Charlie Chook said that he has Supply you the “mad idea” To Increase Far Further money for charity.
“I’ve Supply you a mad idea and That might not a joke,” he said. “Doing [a] Parachute Jump in July with A particular person I met recently.”
It comes after Climb with Charlie, which Occurred in April, raised over €3 million for the Irish Motor Neurone Illness Affiliation and Pieta, Ireland’s nationwide suicide prevention charity.
In saying his latest problem, The earlier RTÉ journalist additionally revealed that An extra €100,000 is quickly to be donated to the set off, Which might convey The general complete to virtually three and 1 / 4 million euro.
With his canine, Tiger on his lap, Mr Chook said that he Shall be teaming up with Mick McCarthy To finish the parachute leap this July for charity. They’re presently Looking for a sponsor for the event, he added.
“There’s an fascinating story to this however That is For An Overtime. I am simply Looking for one sponsor to make it happen. As quickly as extra, all money raised will go to charity,” he said.
“Myself and Tiger Want to say thanks. Let’s all proceed To enhance the hand of frifinishship.”
Charlie Chook climbing Croagh Patrick To Increase funds For two charities That are very Shut to his coronary heart – Irish Motor Neurone Illness (IMNDA) and Pieta. Pic: Michael Mc Laughlin/Photograph: RollingNews.ie
Mr Chook said that his good frifinish and hotelier, John Fitzpatrick Shall be including The extra €100,000 to The complete in what he described as a “such A type gesture”.
“I simply Want to say An monumental thanks again for All of the assist for Climb with Charlie. Sure, all of you On the market assisted To Increase a staggering over three million euro,” he said.
“And extra Good information, my good pal John Fitzpatrick, the hotelier in Ny is about So as to add one other 100 thousand euro to The complete which might quickly be heading For 3 and 1 / 4 million euro.”
As An factor of the Climb with Charlie fundraising efforts, Mr Chook took on Croagh Patrick with over 150 additional climbs Occurring conpresently throughout the nation on the day.
The former RTÉ journalist was recognized with motor neurone disease (MND) final yr and organised the ‘Climb with Charlie’ So as To Increase funds and consciousness for Pieta House and the Irish Motor Neurone Affiliation.