Dónal Kearny, VOCALISM, The Ideas Collective, Suas Educational Development

Dónal Kearney: VOCALISM and The Ideas Collective

We sat down with Dónal Kearny, a singer and educator who was part of The Ideas Collective in 2015, to learn more about his experiences. Through the support of The Ideas Collective Dónal founded the artistic advocacy platform VOCALISM. VOCALISM is a means of promoting self-expression and confronting social exclusion – through songs, stories or […]

Connect More Dublin, The Ideas Collective, Suas Educational Development

Lucy Ray and Emma McLoughlin: Connect More Dublin and The Ideas Collective

We had a quick chat with Lucy and Emma who were part of The Ideas Collective 2016. To help address the isolation and exclusion faced by those living in Direct Provision centres in Dublin they developed their idea – Connect More Dublin. The project raises awareness of the Direct Provision system and organises outings and activities in […]

Aisling Byrne: Nu.Ethical and The Ideas Collective

We sat down with Aisling Byrne, who founded Nu.Ethical with Ali Kelly. Both Ali and Aisling are past participants of The Ideas Collective.  Nu. is an ethical fashion community who believe in looking great without the environmental and social costs. Aisling and Ali began their journey with The Ideas Collective – a journey that has led Aisling to […]