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

Complete the VitalSigns survey today and you could win €1,000 for your chosen charity

Click here to take the 2017 VitalSigns survey now and be in with the chance to win €1,000 for your chosen charity VitalSigns is a report card on the vitality of the nation. Originating from the Community Foundation of Canada, The Community Foundation for Ireland adopted this program as a way to better utilize the […]

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2016 Annual Report

The 2016 annual report provides an opportunity for The Community Foundation for Ireland to report on all of our own grant making and the funding provided by our donors throughout 2016. In a year when Ireland reflected back on its development as a nation over the last 100 years, The Community Foundation for Ireland took the opportunity […]

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