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Citywise Kenya Project

Citywise provides educational support, youth activities and leadership training to young people in West Tallaght. Over 500 people regularly attend the Citywise centre in Jobstown where they are encouraged to develop their talents, whether these be academic, sporting, music or other. We encourage everyone to do their best. Citywise takes pride in its wide variety of clubs, including a thriving leadership programme where […]

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Arduino Course launches in Citywise!

We are big believers in getting the latest technology into the hands of young people, and with that in mind, we want our members to be able to experience the power and flexibility of Arduino Microprocessors, ie. Mini-computers. These cool little gadgets can do a vast array of things, and in many cases the only […]

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Throwback Thursday

A look back at our FIRST Lego League Galway performance on Youtube

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Improving Access to Quality Education Through Strategic Education Grants

By March 21, 2017 Grants and Philanthropy, K-12 Education & Youth Development, STEM (Original article can be found at: – seeks to strategically transform teaching and learning to match the skills needed for a 21st century workforce. Through our partnerships with schools, districts, and nonprofits that break down barriers to quality education, students gain […]

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My day at the Lego Robotics Finals, by Rohan Kuzhippillil

It was the 21st of January. The day we went to Galway city for the ‘First Lego League’ for the first time in my life! Our only transport was the bus (obviously!). At 6:30am we got our stuff that we needed and headed for the bus, it was exciting though because  we were sitting with our friends. […]

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My Citywise Trip to Laurel Lodge, by Jessica Norton

On November 1st 2016, me and some of my closest friends that I made in Citywise went on an exciting trip to Laurel Lodge. It was one of the best and funniest trips ever. We arrived at Laurel Lodge at about 11:30am and this was where the fun started. When we got there we dropped […]

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LEGO League Newspaper Coverage

FIRST LEGO League Coverage 2017 – Tallaght Echo, Thursday 26th January Click to enlarge:  

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Citywise Newsletter January 2017

It’s the beginning of the new year and Citywise wants to keep you updated with the latest events and news around here, so have a look at our latest newsletter for the most up to date information. Click the link below to see it. Thanks, Christopher Click Here –> CWE2017newsletter final    

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Citywise FLL Robotics Team Research projects

“The Wooftones” and “The Stubborn Ones” compete in the FIRST Lego League Finals in Galway this Saturday. Here is their research projects based on the theme Animal Allies

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Hands up, who wants to be a volunteer?

Citywise volunteer, Jenessa Scott, highlights the need for more volunteers on National Volunteer Day – Citywise relies on volunteers to run all of its programs and without their help, we wouldn’t be able to impact as many as 500 young people a year. This article appeared in the Irish Independent and can be found at […]

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"Volunteering with Citywise has helped to make me."

- Sean Preston