Meet Our 2019 hosts!

Learn how your company can participate by becoming a host business.


Boston Scientific first participated as a Host Business in 2012, and have additionally supported us as a sponsor since 2013. Boston Scientific operates 40 factories worldwide. One of these is in Ballybrit Business Park in Galway City. Their products and technologies are used to diagnose or treat a wide range of medical conditions, including heart, digestive, pulmonary, vascular, urological, women's health, and chronic pain conditions.
Level One first became a host in 2012. With offices in Liosbaun and Parkmore industrial estates in Galway City, Level One provides a range of professional services including office suites, boardroom facilities, virtual offices, hot-desks and mail handling services. They accommodate larege enterprises, SMEs and sole traders with the perfect amount of office space to meet their requirements on flexible terms.
In Bubbles Crèche, it is our primary aim to provide high quality childcare for children aged between 6 months and 3 yrs of age. Bubbles Montessori is an AMI school and we are accredited with the IMEB (Irish Montessori Education Board)  We provide an educational and nurturing environment for children aged 3 to 6 years.


Rent The Runway


Rent the Runway, the Premier Designer Rental Destination, is participating in our collection for the first time in 2019!  Welcome on board!


McCarthy Keville O'Sullivan


McCarthy Keville O'Sullivan joined the Galway Giving Tree in 2018 and are with us again in 2019!



The team at FotoNation (previously DigitalOptic) have been supporting the Galway Giving Tree collection since it's inception in 2010.


Storm Technology
Storm Technology first became a host in 2010. Storm Technology has locations in Dublin and also locally in the Galway Business Park in upper Newcastle. They are a business technology consultancy that specialises in building solutions to help clients gain better value faster from the investments they have made in Microsoft technologies.

 The Warehouse Gym

The Warehouse Gym [The Athletes Gym], located on the Old Monivea Road is taking part in the Galway Giving Tree Program for the second time this year following a terrific collection in 2014.




Bon Secours Hospital Galway is a 120 bed acute care Private Hospital in Galway, providing a wide range of surgical and medical services underpinned by the latest technology and medical consultants.  This is their 3rd year participating in the Galway Giving Tree program.
Avaya, a global leader in business communications, provides solutions directly and through its channel partners to leading enterprises around the world.

Health Promotion Dicipline, NUIG

Institute for Lifecourse and Society


 The Institute for Lifecourse and Society (ILAS) is a newly designated research institute for the applied social sciences at NUI Galway. The Institute supports applied research that informs policy development and practice to make a positive difference to people’s lives

Yeats College is a private, co-educational day school with state-of-the-art campuses on College Road in Galway City centre and Parnell Street in Waterford city. Founded in 1992, the college has since built a reputation for educational excellence.
Scoil Ide National School is located in Salthill, Galway. This is their 3rd year taking part in the Galway Giving Tree program. A strong sense of community exists among the school management, parents and staff. A happy, welcoming, inclusive atmosphere is the hallmark of Scoil Ide.
Pivot Shared Services
At Pivot Technology Solutions, we are building a company with the vision, leadership, expertise, and partnerships to harness the power of the post-PC technology innovation wave - supported by a world-class and growing Shared Services organization in Galway, Ireland.
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Coláiste na Coiribe

Coláiste na Coiribe is a Gaelscoil in Galway, and this is their third year participating in the Galway Giving Tree.


Knocknacarra NS
Knocknacarra National School opened in the heart of the Knocknacarra community in August 2009. Knocknacarra NS is a happy and safe place where every child matters. As participants since 2013, we are excited to provide an opportunity for students to discuss the charity and the spirit of giving.
Health Promotion Dicipline, NUIG

Health Promotion Discipline

The Discipline of Health Promotion is the only one of its kind in Ireland and was established with the support of the Department of Health as part of a revised National Structure for Health Promotion. The Discipline is comprised of an active dynamic multidisciplinary staff team with members contributing develop training and education courses in the field of health promotion and carrying out relevant research.
Academic Administration, NUIG

Academic Administration

Academic Administration, NUIG: With over 17,000 students and more than 2,400 staff, NUI Galway has a distinguished reputation for teaching and research excellence. NUI Galway has earned national and international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top-quality teaching.‌

 Academic Administration, NUIG

Centre for Adult Learning & Professional Development

With over 50 years of providing education and upskilling opportunities for adult learners, the Centre for Adult Learning and Professional Development offers an array of part-time, flexible courses in subject areas as diverse as Archaeology to Artificial Intelligence, Psychology to Physics or Leadership Development to Learning Design.

HRB Clinical Research Facility, NUIG

Clinical Research Facility

The Clinical Research Facility (CRFG) provides the infrastructure, physical space, facilities, expertise and culture needed to optimally support patient-focused research studies and clinical studies aimed at understanding a range of diseases and translating the knowledge obtained through this research work into reimbursed, regulatory approved advances in patient care as speedily as possible.



Glamour Palace

High quality affordable hairdressing in a nice relaxed environment.  Liosban Retail Centre Tuam Road.
International Office, NUIG

International Office

NUI Galway has over 17,000 students undertaking undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes across five colleges. International students comprise over 12% of the student body, with over 90 countries represented in total. This includes visiting students from other universities around the world as well as degree-seeking international students on full undergraduate or postgraduate degree programs.