Gartlan Furey are once again proud to be part of the Calcutta
Run a 5/10km run set up by the legal profession in
Ireland in 1999 in support of two charities: GOAL and the
Peter McVerry Trust. Since its inception the Calcutta Run
has raised over €3m for the Peter McVerry Trust and
Last year, Gartlan Furey had over 20 participants and fundraised
through firm staff events in the lead up to race day, including
a cake sale and sponsored runners on the day.
Calcutta Run takes place each year in May starting from
Dublins Blackhall Place and has grown every year in
numbers with many members of the Law Society and Law Library
taking part. The Firm has been an active supporter of the
run over the past ten years and looks forward to further
fundraising and participation this year.
This years event takes place on 21 May, leaving the
Law Society (Blackhall Place) at 11am, making its way through
the Phoenix Park and finishing back in the Law Society for
a monster family barbeque.