Meet Our 2020 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.
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 2020!

 Medtronic is a global leader in medical technology, services, and solutions. We collaborate with others to take on healthcare's greatest challenges.

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.

Oracle first took part in 2017 and we're delighted to have them on board again this year.


Cerenovus first took part in 2018 and we're delighted to have them on board again this year.


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 4th 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.
This is PorterSheds first year taking part and we are delighted to have them on board! The PorterShed is a coworking and collaborative space for Technology focused Innovation Driven Enterprises. At PorterShed our focus is to build, grow, scale and innovate the Galway Tech ecosystem. Community, Collaboration and Coworking are the three pillars of the PorterShed.

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

Creganna Medical first took part in 2019 and we're delighted to have them on board again this year.
Scoil Ide National School is located in Salthill, Galway. This is their 4th 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 4th year participating in the Galway Giving Tree.


This is Galway Clinics first year taking part and we're so grateful.  Galway Clinic, West of Ireland health care provider, offers private hospital beds in Galway, delivering the best in specialist healthcare practices in Ireland.

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.
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.‌


The owners of Thomas & Co Cafe are longtime supporters of the Galway Giving Tree and we're delighted to have them on board again this year.  Thomas & Co opened in 2019 with a mission to be your local, friendly neighbourhood coffee shop serving quality food and coffees.

 Knocknacarra NS
St John the Apostle Knocknacarra National School have been taking part since 2013 and we're delighted to have them participate in our first virtual collection this year.