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Pan European Nonprofit Pulse Report 2024 reveals how nonprofits are facing greatest challenges ahead.

The report illustrates that raising adequate funds remains a pivotal challenge for European nonprofits. Economic crisis significantly impacted fundraising & service delivery Raising funds, workload & staff well-being are among...

Charities Regulator notes court ruling.

A prosecution brought by the Charities Regulator against Clare Biodiversity clg was heard last week (9 April) in Kilrush district court. The charity was fined €50 having pleaded guilty to...

Charity sector must improve compliance to boost public confidence.

The Charities Regulator’s 2021 Annual Report, shows that only 64% of registered charities had filed their annual reports on time, which is within 10 months of the charity’s financial year-end....

Helen Martin to stand down as Charities Regulator CEO.

Helen Martin, chief executive of the Charities Regulator, has said she will not seek re-appointment when her term of office expires in April. Madeleine Delaney, the regulator’s director of legal...

Charities Institute Ireland Celebrates Outstanding Achievements at the 2023 Charity Excellence Awards

A Night of Recognition and Celebration for the Outstanding Contributions of Ireland's Charities. The 2023 Charity Excellence Awards, organized by Charities Institute Ireland, concluded with great enthusiasm and applause as...

Charities are not immune to Data Protection Commissioner Fines.

The recent €345m fine imposed on TikTok by the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) for breaches related to the processing of children's data is a stark reminder of the importance...

85% of Irish workers say they are more likely to consider a role in an...

A new study of 1,000 Irish workers reveals that 85% say they are more likely to consider a role in an organisation that supports a cause or charity and 81%...

Charity Hack Returns on 15 September 2023

After the great success of the first Charity Hack during Fundraising Excellence Week 2023, Charities Institute Ireland is excited to announce that a second Charity Hack will take place on 15...

Nine out of 10 Irish adults donated to charity last year.

Charities Regulator study also finds: 80% say having trust and confidence in a charity is key before deciding to donate Strong public support for greater enforcement and checks by Regulator...

New guidance from the Charities Regulator on public benefit issued.

Public benefit is one of the three main requirements that an organisation must meet to be registered on the public Register of Charities. It's what makes charities different from other...