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

Irish Penal Reform Trust awarded €13,300 for Breaking the Care to Prison Pathway project

An anonymous donor at The Community Foundation for Ireland has awarded Irish Penal Reform Trust (IPRT), in collaboration with EPIC (Empowering People in Care) a grant of €13,300 to carry out the Breaking the Care to Prison Pathway project that will look at alleviating some of the issues Ireland’s young people face upon leaving the […]

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Limerick Youth Service launches youthmaps.ie

Limerick Youth Service (LYS) has launched youthmaps.ie, an exciting new website that maps the variety of services available for young people in Limerick City. This project was supported by The Community Foundation for Ireland’s Youth Fund which receives recommendations from our Youth Participation Panel (YPP). Developed by a young adults group from LYS’s Community Mapping group,the […]

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