Our Mission

We empower people who want to make a difference through a model of philanthropy that is based on trust, effectiveness and impact.

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Giving Options

 Since 2000, we have a proven track record in empowering individuals, families, organisations and companies who want to give to their community. Here’s how you can give -

Professional Advisers


The first step taken by many people who want their giving to make a difference is to seek professional advice about the options available to them. It is important to us that advisers to businesses, families and individuals know about our services. We offer informed advice and effective solutions that enable your clients to have the most impact on the issues and causes they care about. Read More

Governance & Compliance

Integrity is a core value for us, in terms of being accountable for what we do and transparent in how we do it, with strong governance for those who entrust their funds to our stewardship.

Visit our governance section here, our Finance section here and view our Board here.

Latest News

CFI donors Co-fund Child Refugee Development Project

Two anonymous donors with funds at The Community Foundation for Ireland have co-funded the Child Refugee Development Project, which has been developed by the Children’s Rights Alliance. The project aims to end direct provision as we know it for the 1,400 children currently in direct provision centres in Ireland and to ensure that it is appropriate for […]

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Job Opening: Chief Executive, Business in the Community Ireland

Sister company to The Community Foundation for Ireland, Business in the Community Ireland (BITCI) is the principal Irish network for responsible business. To find out more or apply for this position please click on the links below. BITCI are looking for an outstanding CEO to drive the Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability agenda in Ireland to […]

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