Our Impact

People are at the heart of The Ireland Funds.

The thousands of outstanding organizations we support across the island of Ireland touch the lives of real people, increase opportunities, and improve society every day.

These stories of impact are just a few examples of what our donors make possible.

The Ireland Funds COVID-19 Response Fund

As the world faces the unprecedented challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ireland Funds is coming alongside the organizations we support with aid for immediate and long-term needs.

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Extraordinary Investment in Extraordinary Initiatives

The Ireland Funds Flagship Grants have been awarded to organizations that have particular impact in their field. These outstanding initiatives go on to receive two years of financial and non-financial support. Learn more about these organizations that are truly changing the island of Ireland and watch the video to see the work of several Flagship Grant recipients.

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Stories of Impact

Four-year old Isabelle just loves stories. Twice a week, with support from The Ireland Funds, a tutor from the National College of Ireland’s Early Learning Initiative visits her home and reads aloud with Isabelle and her mom. Working in marginalized communities of Dublin, this early intervention has demonstrated a proven track record for increasing educational development in children. 82% of children exhibited an increase in positive verbal interaction over a two-year period.

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Stories of Impact