Our Mission

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

Read More

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


advice-imgThe 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

The Foundation This Week


Community foundations,  have proven that a sense of belonging is crucial for people to feel connected and to engage in activities to make our communities better. 2016 is The Community Foundation for Ireland’s Year of Belonging. In seeking social justice and equality for all, #Belonging16 aims to build thriving communities where people feel they belong. As part of our year of #Belonging16 we will be providing €600,000 in grants to reinforce the sense of belonging in Ireland. Regards, Tina. 


Latest News

Grants Spotlight: Commemorative Grants 2016

This year we helped one of our generous donors to combine their passion for philanthropy with their love of Irish language, history and culture. We did this by facilitating two unique grant rounds aimed bi-lingual initiatives that focussed on commemorating the people and events of the Easter Rising and War of Independence. The first of […]

Read More »

Launch of EirGrid Community Fund (Mullingar – Kinnegad 110 kV Line)

EirGrid has created a dedicated fund for the Mullingar-Kinnegad 110 kV project. The purpose of this community fund is to support community projects led by local organisations within the geographical area impacted by the new infrastructure. EirGrid is responsible for a safe, secure and reliable supply of electricity: now and in the future. They develop, […]

Read More »