S.H.A.R.E provides support to the elderly of Cork city by providing accommodation and friendship. S.H.A.R.E (Students Harness Aid for the Relief of the Elderly) was founded in 1969 by the late Brother Jerome Kelly, Principal at Presentation Brothers College, Cork. Read more about the story of S.H.A.R.E here.
Each Christmas the S.H.A.R.E students, wearing their distinctive yellow jackets, are a familiar sight on the streets of Cork city, as they run a fundraising campaign for the SHARE projects. A large crib is erected in Daunt Square in the heart of the city. The crib and fundraising activities are now a well established feature of Christmas in Cork city.