Please see the sections below for useful links and resources:
The Ireland Funds
The Ireland Funds is an international charitable organisation operating in 11 countries. It has also raised over $300 million for worthy causes in Ireland. The mission of The Ireland Funds is to be the largest worldwide network of people of Irish ancestry and friends of Ireland dedicated to raising funds to support programs of peace and reconciliation, arts and culture, education and community development throughout the island of Ireland.
5 Foster Place
Irish Youth Foundation
The money raised by the Irish Youth Foundation is distributed each year to organisations whose applications for funding are approved by the Trustees, having first been assessed by a committee of experts in the area of children’s needs. In 2007/2008 alone, 104 groups from all around the country shared a fund of €1,040,000 to work with children and young people in need.
Address: Dog Patch, Unit 1
The CHQ Building,
Custom House Quay,
Community Foundation for Ireland
The Community Foundation is a donor services and grant-making organisation. The Foundation – a registered charity – was established in 2000 with the support of Government and the business sector. It has grown with the support of individuals, families, businesses and religious and other institutions, enabling them to engage in effective philanthropic activity by getting funds to the most deserving and effective local grassroots causes.
32 Lower O’Connell Street
Charities Institute Ireland
Charities Institute Ireland exists to support and enable charities create positive social change.
56 Fitzwilliam Square,
Centre for Nonprofit management: Hidden Landscapes
The Centre for Non-profit Management at Trinity College Dublin published the first comprehensive report mapping the non-profit sector in Ireland in 2006. The report provides a detailed picture of non-profit organisations in Ireland. The Centre has also produced a directory of nonprofit organisations in Ireland from the project.
The Wheel has evolved to become a resource centre and forum for the community and voluntary sector. It carries out research through commissioned reports and publications, as well as member and sector wide surveys.
48 Fleet Street,