Located on Patrick Street, at the very centre of Cork City, Brown Thomas is home to the very best of Irish and International brands in fashion, accessories and homewares.

The Cork store offers a relaxed and welcoming shopping experience in elegant surroundings and is as popular with Corkonians as it is with the city’s many international visitors.

Brown Thomas Cork were delighted to launch their new charity partnership with BUMBLEance, The Children’s National Ambulance service, on Monday, 9 January 2018, at their store in Cork city. The team at Brown Thomas Cork voted BUMBLEance as their chosen charity for 2018 as they wanted to give their support to a service that makes a genuine difference to sick children and their families.  BUMBLEance would like to say thank you to the General Manager, Karen Galligan, and everyone at Brown Thomas, Cork.

Brown Thomas, Cork have put together a very exciting suite of events for 2018 in support of BUMBLEance. The prestigious and much loved store will raise funds through a variety of initiatives that include, charity luncheons, in-house fundraising events, the Cork Women’s Mini Marathon and through their Christmas gift wrapping service in December. Brown Thomas Cork are also looking forward to hosting a bespoke and very unique Children’s Authors Evening this October in partnership with BUMBLEance and Little Island Publishers. All funds raised from these initiatives will go directly towards enhancing the lives of critically and seriously ill BUMBLEance children.

At the launch of the partnership, Head of Fundraising & Engagement, Nicola O’ Sullivan, said: ‘We cannot thank Brown Thomas Cork enough for choosing BUMBLEance as their charity partner for 2018. It is a huge privilege to be working in partnership with such a high-end brand and the support and enthusiasm from all of the team at Brown Thomas Cork will make an immense difference to a variety of sick BUMBLEance children and families throughout Cork city and county and beyond.’

Speaking at the launch today, Karen Galligan, General Manager, Brown Thomas Cork said: ‘Brown Thomas Cork are really excited to be in partnership with such a worthy charity. We have a lot of really exciting events coming up on behalf of BUMBLEance and we hope that the public will help us to support this wonderful cause.’