basis.point is extremely thankful to Finance Dublin who very kindly published a two page spread in their January 2019 issue.
Early Learning Initiative Coding Club to continue expansion thanks to basis.point and Royal Bank of Canada
basis.point is thrilled that Royal Bank of Canada (“RBC”) has partnered with us as part of our Corporate Partner Programme to support the Early Learning Initiative’s Coding Club. Thanks to funding and support from basis.point and RBC until May 2020, even more children will learn programming, electronics and robotics in a fun and challenging way. This partnership will facilitate the expansion of the after school programme and help children learn the necessary skills to be leaders in this digital world.
16 businesses led by young people travelled from all over Europe to take part in the event having already won the national finals in their own countries.
We are pleased to announce that Fiona Mulcahy, Independent Director, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of basis.point.
basis.point was absolutely delighted to welcome the very generous 3-year sponsorship of the Annual basis.point Corporate Golf Challenge Lunch committed to by The Panel Search & Selection.
The 6th Annual basis.point Corporate Golf Challenge was held in Milltown Golf Club on Friday 7 September 2018. With increased numbers again this year, the event has quickly established itself as one of the main social events for the Irish Funds industry. With nearly 200 golfers partaking, competition was strong, and in contrast to last year the sun came out to join in the fun!
We are delighted to announce that Clive Bellows, Head of Northern Trust Ireland, has been appointed as Chairperson of the Board. Clive is an existing Board member of basis.point and has been extremely involved and supportive of basis.point’s work from the very beginning of the charity.
In a joint statement today basis.point and Sandara Kelso-Robb advised with regret of Sandara Kelso-Robb’s decision to step down as Executive Director of basis.point Limited due to family commitments.
basis.point’s grantee the Early Learning Initiative (ELI) at National College of Ireland (NCI) held its 10th Parent Child Home Programme (PCHP) graduation on 15th June 2018.
Tánaiste Simon Coveney T.D. launches Cork’s Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship Programme (NFTE).