Pioneer Association

Messenger and Pioneers at WMOF

August 27, 2018

Bernard McGuckian SJ, Mary Brady and Vera Casey spoke about the outreach work of the Pioneer Association and the Messenger Publications' best-selling books

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Battling the booze

March 15, 2017

The Pioneer Association needs funding urgently to help promote its message of moderation as some prepare to 'drown the shamrock'

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Pioneering spirit in Africa

June 8, 2016

As Director of the Pioneer Association in Zambia, Charlie Searson SJ has helped to devise a government policy to meet chronic alcohol abuse. Sadly this policy is now under attack...

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‘Dying for a Drink’

March 11, 2015

"Legislation is more effective that education in tackling alcohol abuse," Professor Frank Murray told members of the Pioneer Association in his talk entitled 'Dying for a Drink', delivered at their...

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Ken Rue

January 15, 2015

Ken Rue was born in Dublin in 1954 and brought up in Crumlin and Terenure. He was educated in Wesley College where he was voted voted best all-round pupil and...

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Pioneer Association

November 3, 2014

Address 27 Upper Sherrard Street Dublin 1 Contact Telephone: +353 1 874 9464 Fax: +353 1 874 8485 E-Mail: [email protected] Website: Map [ready_google_map id=’15’] About The Pioneer Total Abstinence...

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Pioneer pilgrimage to Knock

July 11, 2008

The Pioneer Association’s pilgrimage to Knock takes place on Sunday 20 July. Bishop Colm O’Reilly of Ardagh and Clonmacnoise will be the chief celebrant. Barney McGuckian SJ, spiritual director of...

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Pioneer Golf Classic

July 1, 2008

The Annual Pioneer Golf Classic takes place in Clontarf Golf Club, Dublin, on Friday, July 4, 2008. This fundraising event is open to both Pioneers and non-Pioneers alike. The cost...

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Pioneering runner is new CEO

June 16, 2008

Padraig Brady, the new CEO-elect of the Pioneer Association, is also a keen marathon runner. Padraig, who is from Leitrim originally, previously worked in the AIB for 41 years and...

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