YPP Best Practice

The YPP is an advisory committee of The Community Foundation with the primary responsibility of making funding recommendations for grants made for The Community Foundation’s Youth Fund. These Best Practices are intended to serve as a guide for both us, The Community Foundation and the YPP to ensure we have meaningful youth input in all […]


Parenting Support Initiative ‘Once-Off Grants’ End of Year Report

The Parenting Support Initiative is a collaborative partnership between the Katharine Howard Foundation (KHF) and the Community Foundation for Ireland (CFI). It is a three year (2013-2016), strategic grants initiative with a focus on children from birth to 3 years and their parents, with a particular emphasis on supporting parents in their parenting role. The Parenting Support Initiative aims to support a number of […]


Grant of the Month

This month Tony Griffin of the Soar  Foundation was awarded a grant under our Ray Murphy Leadership Fund, he received €4,000 to undertake a project where he will spend two weeks with Dr. Hal Stone and Dr Sidra Stone at their home in Albion, California in October of this year receiving training to develop his emotional literacy […]


Our new annual report now available

We are delighted to launch our 2014 Annual Report.  As we are committed to governance and transparency, our annual report contains every grant awarded in 2014 as well as our financial information and review of the year. We hope you enjoy it and don’t hesitate to send any feedback to info@foundation.ie. Please click on the […]


Please complete our Non Profit Sector Pay and Benefits Survey 2015

The Community Foundation for Ireland, The Wheel, Fundraising Ireland and Dóchas invite you to participate in a survey to develop a comprehensive overview of pay and benefits in the non-profit sector. This important work will help policy makers, managers and staff in the non-profit sector to: Understand what current trends and practices are in relation to […]