August 23, 2015


What does the Programme consist of?

The programme runs from September to May.

Each month has: 

  • One Leader Lab – one Wednesday per month, 7.30-8.30pm
  • One Social Impact hour – chose your slot: Wednesday pm, Thursday pm, Saturday am or Saturday pm. 
  • One Mentoring session – chose your slot (preferably doing it before or after your social impact hour). 



Discovering your Purpose

September 20th @ 7.30pm

First Leader Lab takes place in Facebook Offices (see map below) on Wednesday, September 20, at 7.30pm. It finishes at 8.30pm. 

The speaker is Clodagh Edwards, CEO of Image Magazine.

Location of Facebook Offices

Hello, it's Me!

October 18th @ 7.30pm

Second Leader Lab takes place in Glenard University Residence (see map below) on Wednesday, October 18, at 7.30pm. It finishes at 8.30pm. 

The speaker is Asun Gaytan, Image Consultant and Editor
Asun is a trustee of Fashion Awareness Direct, a charity in the UK that supports young talent in the fashion industry. In 2007 she trained as an Image Consultant. She is a contributor of t! Magazine, a teen magazine by and for young people. 

Location of Glenard University Residence

Communicate the Real You

November 15th @ 7.30pm

Third Leader Lab will take place at Leinster House, Kildare Street on Wednesday, November 15, 7.30-8.30pm. 

The Speaker is Orlaith Carmody, Author and co-Founder of Media Training
Orlaith Carmody is businesswoman and author of Perform As A Leader, RTÉ news reporter for a number of years and co-founder of Media Training with her husband and business partner, Dragons’ Den investor Gavin Duffy. 

Location of Leinster House

Leader Lab Topics

The leader labs are divided into 8 key leadership qualities. 

Communicate the Real You


The Power of a Team

Dreams into Reality

The Power of Attitude

Building Trust

Perseverance and Passion

Hello, it's Me!

Social Outreach

Momentum works in conjunction with the following Charities. Each participants gives one hour per month to any one of these Charities. 

Citywise (Jobstown, Tallaght)

Citywise provides young people with after-school and out-of-school educational support, often urgently needed by those growing up in difficult or hostile city environments. The social work will involve the delivery of a similar leadership programme to Primary School Girls (4th-6th Class) or 1st Years.

Mondays 5-7.00pm,
Thursdays 4.00-5.30pm





Provides a wide range of residential, respite and day services to almost 400 children and adults with an intellectual disability and to their families in Cheeverstown Centre and throughout various community locations. 

Saturdays, 11-12pm