Colin Farrell on the Late Late Show

Colin Farrell shows his support for The Katie Rose Foundation on The Late Late Show

Colin Farrell has been so incredibly supportive of the Katie Rose Foundation and the need for awareness for Mitochondrial Disease. Since our initial meeting with Colin on October 6, 2015, he has mentioned us and Mito to various media outlets. The biggest of all being

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Runamuck Challenge

Michelle Ellis, a very dear friend of little Katie herself has organised for herself and 17 of her friends to take part in the 2015 Runamuck Challenge which is a gruelling 5k challenge that will take place on October 17th.

Michelle was actually one of the very first people to ever meet our beautiful baby Katie when she was just

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Marathon Feat for Katie Rose

Thank you so so much to the amazing man that is Denis O Donnell who ran the Donegal Marathon today, kitted out in the Katie Rose Foundation T-Shirt to help raise awareness and spread the word.
Marathon Man - Denis O'Donnell Denis is pictured above with Katie's uncle Patrick and her two wonderful big cousins: Shaun and Eoin who were out to show their support.

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Mito Myth, Mito Fact

MYTH

Mitochondrial disease is a childhood disease.

FACT

Although mitochondrial disorders are commonly seen in infants and children, they can occur at any age.

MYTH

An individual with mitochondrial disease has mental retardation, growth problems, and/or seizures.

FACT

Only some individuals have these developmental problems. Patients’ symptoms can range from extremely mild to severe, involve one or more body

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Katie's Big Cycle Thank Yous

Don't know where to start with this thank you but here it goes....

Thank you so very much to each and every single person that supported the cyclists along the way, to all of the Bed and Breakfasts/Hotels for wonderful accommodation, to all of the food establishments that provided food for the lads for much needed energy, to Philip

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Supporters

We always have events running in aid of the foundation, find out how they're going and how you can get involved!