Grants Spotlight- Xilinx Community Fund

The Xilinx Community Fund was established at The Community Foundation for Ireland in 2006. Since then it has distributed more than €800,000 in 420 grants to organisations in Ireland and beyond. Grants comprise matching of employee fundraising or volunteering time, and also thematic grants including their Educational Ecosytem programme. In April and May 2016, the […]




Philanthropy Impact: Mapping the level of philanthropy advice amongst professional advisers

Philanthropy Impact  has commissioned research into mapping the level of  philanthropy advice amongst professional advisers (383 firms) and surveyed HNWI (503 respondents). The mapping outlined three stages of philanthropy advice to individuals and families of wealth.    One in five of the UK’s advisory firms offer philanthropy advice and the depth and breadth of   the […]


Building Partnerships for Healthy Communities: Medtronic and The Community Foundation for Ireland

Article by NGO Source Click Here to read article on NGO Source website. Medtronic, a global leader in medical technology, launched the Medtronic Healthy Communities Fund in Ireland in June 2015. The company, and the Medtronic Foundation, made a €1 million commitment over three years to fund health-focused charities in Irish communities, in partnership with […]