PrePay Power CEO Andrew Collins. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

To build up one thriving business, practically from scratch, takes a lorry load of effort and no shortage of luck. To do it all over again takes eve(...)

Help at hand: playing with sick children is a kind of philanthropy. Photograph: Image Source/Getty

Every Monday morning Oonagh Manning, who is 76 but comes across as half that age, gets into her car and drives the 100 or so kilometres from her home,(...)

The Irish people are justifiably proud of their traditional generosity to good causes. Despite the recession, 69 per cent of Irish people will (...)