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The Goos3D.ie team are a fairly tech orientated bunch. You know that feeling where you close the Facebook app just to open it right away again? That’s us with our smartphones. It’s an obsession. The Nokia 3310 recently celebrated it’s 16th birthday which triggered this Dare to Care campaign to go old school…

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You can now donate to the Goos3D.ie campaign now. Every little helps, and the more we raise, the longer it lasts

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Raised so far

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Got some questions?

[vc_toggle title=”What do these bars mean?” el_id=”1473379272695-09dd989f-5333″]We’ll be going smartphone-less for either one, two, three or four weeks. How long this lasts depends on how much you, the public, donates to the cause. Once we break through €750, it’s a full month of Nokia.[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”How can I donate?” el_id=”1473377669546-f98cc3bc-49db”]All you need to do is head on over to our JustGiving.com page. Here you can donate whatever amount you like! Just remember, the more you donate the longer we go without smartphones. Donate CTA[/vc_toggle][vc_toggle title=”What will happen to my donation?” el_id=”1473378563624-5220fe77-dcd3″]Your donation will not only condemn the Goos3D team to a life without smartphones, but it will help cancer research. Dare to Care was created by TodayFM to support the Irish Cancer Society.
  • €20 can help provide support and information for anyone affected by cancer through our Cancer Nurses on our Nurseline or our website www.cancer.ie
  • €40 could allow our researchers to extract 10 DNA samples from breast cancer cells for genetic analysis.
  • €60 can offer 4 lifts for a patient, taking them to and from hospital for chemotherapy treatment.
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