The New Orleans shooting of Garda Brian Hanrahan, an off duty Irish police officer visiting the city, sent shock waves through the local Irish community. The Irish House and other Irish organizations around the city came together and organized a fundraising event on January 31st to raise money in support of the Hanrahan family in their time of need.
The Irish House participated in the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana 24th annual celebrity chef "Le Gala de la Bonne Vie" at the New Orleans Marriott on June 1. The Kidney Foundation is a nonprofit that provides support services for people with kidney and urinary tract diseases, as well as advocacy and education initiatives for the public.
Check out The Irish House in the Finding French Fries: The Crescent City's Take on Everyone's Favorite Side article on page 9 in the October 2014 "Where y'at" magazine!
Join us for a meal that is filling and fulfilling! The Irish House will be hosting a "Dining for a Cause" fundraiser benefiting Easter Seals New Orleans on Friday, August 15th. We will be donating 15% of eligible receipts to this worthy organization. Click to print a dining voucher.
The Irish House will be holding their monthly Irish Family Day alongside CASA New Orleans on Sunday, July 13th from 12pm - 2pm! CASA New Orleans is a non-profit organization that fights for the rights of abused and neglected children. The event will be a time to celebrate the CASA volunteers that serve as Advocates to kids in foster care and to find out about ways you can get involved with CASA.
The New Orleans Maritime Heritage Foundation will be hosting a FUNdraising evening of maritime merriment, mini-boat building, raffles, sea-inspired costumes and a Shanty Sing-off featuring the lovely Siren Sisters vs. the N.O. Quarter Shanty Krewe at The Irish House on June 20th from 7pm - 11pm. Suggested donation at the door - $10. Come on by and find out more about our plans to acquire a working tallship for New Orleans! "Sea" you there!
The Irish House will be participating in the LA/SPCA's annual "Pause 4 Paws" event on Thursday, June 12th. For this one-day-only event, 20% of proceeds from food sales will be donated to the LA/SPCA in support of the 20,000 homeless and companion animals in Louisiana.