East Coast FM held their 7th Wicklow wide coffee morning on Friday.
The target set to reach this year is €42,000, which would bring the total raised in the seven years it has been running to €250,000.
11 venues throughout the county held main events while up to 50 held smaller events.
Events will also take place on Saturday and Sunday. A table quiz will be held in the Strand hotel, Bray on Sunday night, while the Glenmalure lodge will host Ciaran Brennan of Clannad fame and Lesley Dowdall on Saturday.