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€180m LEADER Programme for Rural Development

The Department of Rural and Community Development has announced the details of the €180 million LEADER Programme for 2023-2027. This funding is available for a range of organisations, including Sports Clubs and Community Groups, Voluntary Organisations, and Local Partnerships.  The LEADER programme is administered at a local level by 29 local action groups, which contain […]

Giving Ireland Report Launch 2022

Giving Ireland 2022 Report Launch

2into3 and Philanthropy Ireland warmly invite you to the launch of Giving Ireland 2022 – Analysis and Insights on Funding of the Nonprofit Sector in 2020. Kindly supported by The Community Foundation of Ireland, Quilter Cheviot and Ecclesiastical Insurance. The report will examine the total fundraised income from philanthropic sources in 2020, changes from 2019, the fundraising […]

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Welcoming Penelope Kenny as Head of Governance

The range of services we offer has expanded in recent years, and our client base accordingly. With this expansion, we are delighted to be welcoming Penelope Kenny as our new Head of Governance Advisory Services, on a part-time basis. Penelope is an experienced Chartered Accountant, with an extensive existing portfolio of directorships and key positions, […]

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Celebrating our 350th Client with Aiséirí

We are delighted to announce that we are celebrating our 350th client. Our team has worked with a range of fantastic organisations over the past 16 years and we are thrilled to have reached another milestone in our client base. Our 350th client is Aiséirí, who provide community and residential services to help young people, […]

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TU Dublin And Giving Ireland Announce Partnership On PhD

We are delighted to announce the partnership of Giving Ireland (our joint collaboration with Philanthropy Ireland) and TU Dublin. The outcome of this partnership is the creation of a PhD research programme investigating how nonprofits are impacted by the culture of giving and donating in Ireland. This programme, titled: “Sustaining the Nonprofit Economy: An Investigation […]

2023 Budget: Supports for our Grant Services Clients

2023 Budget: Supports for our Grant Services Clients

This year’s budget comes at a time of massive uncertainty with the cost of living crisis, high energy, high inflation, and war in Ukraine. The government announced a “budget-within-a-budget” with €4.1 billion one-off measures supporting the €6.9 billion package to protect Irish people against this crisis. We have outlined the range of government supports that […]

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Non-paid Benefits: An Analysis of the Market

Undoubtedly, we are still seeing a shift in the employment market to that of a ‘buyers’. In March of this year, Charities Institute recorded that 79% of organisations were struggling to hire, as there is an oversaturation of roles on offer in the sector. Increasingly, nonprofits find their talent being poached by the corporate organisation with […]

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How Nonprofits can Mitigate Risk at a Time of Crisis

Last weeks session by the Wheel on their Pre-Budget 2023 Submission was a stark reminder of the scale of the financial challenges facing the community and voluntary organisations. The Wheel have completed fantastic work in developing a set of costed asks on behalf of the sector for An Taoiseach and relevant Ministers to consider in […]

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Recruitment & Retention Challenges in Nonprofits: Is it just about pay?

Last Thursday 1st September, we held an in-person event, ‘Recruitment & Retention Challenges in Nonprofits: Is it just about pay?’ at our head office, Huckletree in the Academy, 42 Pearse Street, Dublin 2. Our speakers included Dennis O’Connor, CEO of 2into3, Fergal O’Sullivan, Head of Recruitment at 2into3, Dr. Rhonda Wynne, Head of For Purpose […]

How to Inspire your Volunteers with your Nonprofit's Purpose

How to Inspire your Volunteers with your Nonprofit’s Purpose

On the 1st September, we hosted a breakfast event, “Recruitment & Retention Challenges in Nonprofits: Is it just about pay?” which was a fascinating discussion about how nonprofits can ensure that they attract and keep talent.  There’s another interesting element to this discussion, which probably deserves its own event: How to Inspire your Volunteers with your […]