Are YOU the next member of the YPP?

The Community Foundation for Ireland created the first Youth Participation Panel (aka YPP) in 2015 in order to get more young people involved in philanthropy and grant making in Ireland. This year, The Community Foundation are looking for 4 new young people to join our panel. The panel will be made up of four 16- […]

The Hows and Whys of Talking to Clients about Charitable Bequests

Where:                Goodbody, 2 Ballsbridge Park, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 When:                  March 14, 12.30 – 2pm Arrival:                 tea, coffee, sandwiches and petit fours on Arrival, start at 12.45   Agenda: Welcome-  Michelle O’Keefe, Head of Advisory Services  Goodbody Wealth Management Introduction and New Opportunities for Ireland  – Jackie Harrison, Head of Fund Development , The Community […]

Spotlight Grant: GIY Social and Therapeutic Horticulture (STH) programme

An anonymous donor with The Community Foundation for Ireland has given €112,000 to GIY Ireland for a three year GIY Social and Therapeutic Horticulture (STH) programme. GIY’s STH Programme will use food-growing to bring about positive changes in the lives of people living with disadvantage, disabilities and physical and mental health issues in Ireland. Due to the […]