Event Description

The 28th Annual COPE Galway Christmas Day swim aims to raise money to help fund our local Homeless, Domestic Violence and Older People’s Services.

The swim will take place at on 25th December at Blackrock, Salthill from 10am to 1pm.

We are hoping to attract 250 people to raise €200 so as to reach the target of €50,000.


Online registration is closed now.

You can still register for Christmas Day Swim on the day.

Registration is €10 – adult & €30 – family ticket

  • Sponsorship cards available on request, please contact Fundraising Team directly on 091 778 750 or email fundraising@copegalway.ie 


The following gives you an idea of how your sponsorship or donations are making a real difference in people’s lives:

€10 – could buy a cinema ticket for a homeless person with their child

€25 – could help provide a homeless person with a place at COPE Galway at Christmas this year, giving them a hot shower, a nutritious meal, a health check and access to COPE Galway services year round

€42 – could provide an older person who can’t afford it with Meal on Wheels for 7 days

€100 – could provide counselling sessions for women who have experienced domestic violence

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  • COPE Galway's 28th Annual Christmas Swim
    December 25, 2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Blackrock, Salthill, Galway, Ireland

Cause Details

COPE Galway

Our vision is an improved quality of life, in a home of your own for people affected by homelessness, women & children experiencing domestic violence and older people.