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#Charities

# charities - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Here's a list of Irish charities that have launched Christmas appeals
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# Charities

Here's a list of Irish charities that have launched Christmas appeals

Nov 21st 2020, 8:00 PM 38,277 Views 38 Comments

It’s the time of giving, after all.

# charities - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Over 10,000 charities now registered in Ireland, 8% with annual income more than €1m
# Charities Regulator
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# Charities Regulator

Over 10,000 charities now registered in Ireland, 8% with annual income more than €1m

Jul 14th 2020, 11:32 AM 16,089 Views 38 Comments

The Charities Regulator described 2019 as its “busiest year to date”.

# charities - Monday 27 January, 2020

Charities and community groups pen open letter to politicians urging them not to use 'hate speech'
# Ge2020
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# Ge2020

Charities and community groups pen open letter to politicians urging them not to use 'hate speech'

Jan 27th 2020, 6:10 AM 9,628 Views 29 Comments

Groups including Amnesty International Ireland have called for politicians to avoid hate speech during their campaigns.

# charities - Sunday 9 December, 2018

€5m fund means charities can claim VAT relief for the first time from January
# Season Of Giving
From TheJournal.ie
# Season Of Giving

€5m fund means charities can claim VAT relief for the first time from January

Dec 9th 2018, 6:00 AM 11,017 Views 8 Comments

Under the scheme, charities will receive a refund of their VAT costs based on the level of non-public funding they receive.

# charities - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Irish charities have an annual income of €14.5 billion and employ 189,000 people
# Charities Regulator
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# Charities Regulator

Irish charities have an annual income of €14.5 billion and employ 189,000 people

Jul 25th 2018, 6:15 AM 18,672 Views 27 Comments

Some 300,000 volunteers donate 67.9 million hours per year.

# charities - Sunday 15 July, 2018

High Court strikes out challenge by charity boss over €84,000 payments to her parents
# Barbara Flynn
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# Barbara Flynn

High Court strikes out challenge by charity boss over €84,000 payments to her parents

Jul 15th 2018, 1:47 PM 75,108 Views 29 Comments

Barbara Flynn had called a report by the Charities Regulator as “fundamentally flawed”.

# charities - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'Irish people are very generous, partly because of the effect the Famine had on us'
# Global Citizen Award
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# Global Citizen Award

'Irish people are very generous, partly because of the effect the Famine had on us'

May 19th 2018, 7:30 AM 9,418 Views 9 Comments

Éamonn Meehan, Trócaire’s Executive Director, on why thinking globally is more important than ever in 2018.

# charities - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Irish nonprofits: Most are located in Dublin, and the sector takes in €12bn a year
# Charity Report
From TheJournal.ie
# Charity Report

Irish nonprofits: Most are located in Dublin, and the sector takes in €12bn a year

Apr 19th 2018, 9:01 AM 17,110 Views 34 Comments

A report published today has looked at the scale and value of the Irish not-for-profit sector.

# charities - Monday 5 February, 2018

There's a new guide for how charities can promote political causes without breaking the rules
# Rules And Regulations
From TheJournal.ie
# Rules And Regulations

There's a new guide for how charities can promote political causes without breaking the rules

Feb 5th 2018, 5:28 PM 7,933 Views 28 Comments

It describes the limited circumstances when a political cause can be promoted by a charity.

# charities - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

House-to-house donations: Public urged to be wary of unregistered charities
# Charities Regulator
From TheJournal.ie
# Charities Regulator

House-to-house donations: Public urged to be wary of unregistered charities

Dec 27th 2017, 2:57 PM 15,821 Views 23 Comments

The Charities Regulator has received a number of reports of unregistered groups collecting donated items.

# charities - Sunday 5 November, 2017

'If you're transparent you'll survive, if you're not you won't': The Charities Regulator wants to hear from the public
# Public Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Public Opinion

'If you're transparent you'll survive, if you're not you won't': The Charities Regulator wants to hear from the public

Nov 5th 2017, 9:30 AM 12,263 Views 29 Comments

The Charities Regulator is seeking the general public’s opinion on how Irish charities should be governed going forward.

# charities - Friday 29 September, 2017

Poll: Does it bother you when you're approached by charity fundraisers on the street?
# Charities
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# Charities

Poll: Does it bother you when you're approached by charity fundraisers on the street?

Sep 29th 2017, 8:14 AM 43,020 Views 133 Comments

New charity guidelines say that fundraising activities “will not be unreasonably persistent or intrusive”.

'If you walk down the street and someone asks you something you're able to say no and be left alone'
# Chuggers
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# Chuggers

'If you walk down the street and someone asks you something you're able to say no and be left alone'

Sep 29th 2017, 6:05 AM 28,318 Views 42 Comments

New guidelines have been put in place for charity fundraising.

# charities - Monday 25 September, 2017

Charity boss launches legal battle into regulator's findings around €84,000 payments to her parents
# Ataxia Ireland
From TheJournal.ie
# Ataxia Ireland

Charity boss launches legal battle into regulator's findings around €84,000 payments to her parents

Sep 25th 2017, 3:37 PM 42,288 Views 39 Comments

Barbara Flynn called the report “fundamentally flawed” after it found that €84,009 was paid to two former trustees – her parents.

# charities - Sunday 24 September, 2017

Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules
# Red Handed
From TheJournal.ie
# Red Handed

Eleven 'charity shops' that weren't charities have been caught breaking the rules

Sep 24th 2017, 4:55 PM 78,614 Views 25 Comments

Action has been taken by the Charities Regulator over the last year.

# charities - Sunday 10 September, 2017

'No one should suffer alone, suicide is a community issue and everyone's business'
# Take Action
From TheJournal.ie
# Take Action

'No one should suffer alone, suicide is a community issue and everyone's business'

Sep 10th 2017, 8:00 AM 6,644 Views 8 Comments

It’s World Suicide Prevention Day today. Here’s what events are happening to mark it.

# charities - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Laws trying to combat rising rents are being 'flouted by landlords'
# Rent Pressure Zones
From TheJournal.ie
# Rent Pressure Zones

Laws trying to combat rising rents are being 'flouted by landlords'

Aug 22nd 2017, 1:34 PM 22,541 Views 107 Comments

Charities have expressed serious concern has private market rents continue to grow.

# charities - Sunday 4 June, 2017

GoFundMe appeals are more popular than ever. How are established charities competing?
# Raise And Give
From TheJournal.ie
# Raise And Give

GoFundMe appeals are more popular than ever. How are established charities competing?

Jun 4th 2017, 8:30 PM 13,936 Views 20 Comments

Charities big and small have gone online, and personal stories point the way towards attracting donors in their droves.

# charities - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Two leading charities, Oxfam Ireland and GOAL, enter into merger negotiations
# Good News
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# Good News

Two leading charities, Oxfam Ireland and GOAL, enter into merger negotiations

Feb 14th 2017, 7:04 PM 8,408 Views 14 Comments

If the merger goes ahead the new global development agency named Oxfam Goal will be based in Ireland

# charities - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Opinion: 'Charities need to be above reproach. After all it's our money that funds them'
# Accountability
From TheJournal.ie
# Accountability

Opinion: 'Charities need to be above reproach. After all it's our money that funds them'

Jan 21st 2017, 8:30 AM 352 Views 20 Comments

Charities will have a powerful role to play in the future but they need proper regulation, writes Cormac O’Ceallaigh.

# charities - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Charities Regulator to animal charity - 'sort out your books or else'
# ANIMAL RESCUE
From TheJournal.ie
# ANIMAL RESCUE

Charities Regulator to animal charity - 'sort out your books or else'

Jan 17th 2017, 9:53 AM 52,899 Views 98 Comments

Last night’s Claire Byrne Live investigation alleged charity Animal Heaven Animal Rescue had deficiencies in its bookkeeping, fundraising and financial transparency.

# charities - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Charity founders are often strong personalities who are left unchallenged
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Charity founders are often strong personalities who are left unchallenged

Jul 23rd 2016, 8:30 PM 406 Views 64 Comments

In the wake of the Console scandal, Cormac O’Ceallaigh says we need to make sure this crisis never happens again.

# charities - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Parents of special needs kids at St John of God school 'furious' over salary top-ups
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# Charities

Parents of special needs kids at St John of God school 'furious' over salary top-ups

Jul 7th 2016, 3:12 PM 22,412 Views 41 Comments

The parents said they feel betrayed that these payments were made while the school suffered cuts.

# charities - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Appeal to HSE to ensure Console services are secured in wake of controversy
# Charities
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# Charities

Appeal to HSE to ensure Console services are secured in wake of controversy

Jul 3rd 2016, 7:05 PM 24,438 Views 0 Comments

The Health Minister has described an audit into the charity as a “harrowing” read.

# charities - Friday 1 July, 2016

Console executives' actions will make it harder to fund mental health services
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Console executives' actions will make it harder to fund mental health services

Jul 1st 2016, 3:00 PM 166 Views 23 Comments

David Healion argues that the non-profit sector will need to work hard to rebuild the trust of the public.

# charities - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

A database listing all charities and other non-profits' finances launches today - it could change everything
# Held Accountable
From TheJournal.ie
# Held Accountable

A database listing all charities and other non-profits' finances launches today - it could change everything

May 18th 2016, 7:00 AM 38,880 Views 58 Comments

Benefacts is going live online this morning. It’s free to access and the product of 15 months of very hard work.

# charities - Friday 29 April, 2016

Irish charity GOAL under US investigation for alleged mismanagement in Syria
# Foreign Aid
From TheJournal.ie
# Foreign Aid

Irish charity GOAL under US investigation for alleged mismanagement in Syria

Apr 29th 2016, 1:10 PM 54,139 Views 0 Comments

The USAID agency has put some of its funding for GOAL on hold, pending the probe.

# charities - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Troubled Rehab and CRC lottery takes first, faltering step towards recovery
# The Trust
From TheJournal.ie
# The Trust

Troubled Rehab and CRC lottery takes first, faltering step towards recovery

Mar 29th 2016, 1:00 AM 21,863 Views 25 Comments

The Care Trust, affected by its parent charities’ scandals, is back in the black – but all is not as it seems.

# charities - Monday 21 March, 2016

Poll: Should charities cap the salaries of their CEOs?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Should charities cap the salaries of their CEOs?

Mar 21st 2016, 9:55 AM 18,095 Views 75 Comments

An analysis of survey figures has shown a number of executives are paid wages in excess of €100,000.

REVEALED: The charities with CEOs still earning more than €100,000
# For A Good Cause
From TheJournal.ie
# For A Good Cause

REVEALED: The charities with CEOs still earning more than €100,000

Mar 21st 2016, 1:00 AM 340,947 Views 268 Comments

Analysis of TheJournal.ie’s survey of 40 charitable organisations.

# charities - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Counting the cost: Does the Irish Cancer Society's hardship cut add up?
# Crunching The Numbers
From TheJournal.ie
# Crunching The Numbers

Counting the cost: Does the Irish Cancer Society's hardship cut add up?

Jan 13th 2016, 11:58 PM 21,488 Views 38 Comments

How does the Irish Cancer Society spend its money, and do its explanations make sense?

# charities - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Michael Jordan donates 'millions' to 23 children's charities
# ALTRUISM
# ALTRUISM

Michael Jordan donates 'millions' to 23 children's charities

Dec 15th 2015, 11:25 PM 6,415 Views 3 Comments

“I care deeply about the city of Chicago and have such incredible memories from my years there.”

# charities - Monday 10 August, 2015

Take care - scam artists are going door to door pretending to collect for Pieta House
# Heartless
From TheJournal.ie
# Heartless

Take care - scam artists are going door to door pretending to collect for Pieta House

Aug 10th 2015, 10:16 AM 17,551 Views 20 Comments

A spokesperson for the charity has urged people to be vigilant.

# charities - Monday 8 December, 2014

Nonprofits are showing their books to reassure donors
# Fundraising
From TheJournal.ie
# Fundraising

Nonprofits are showing their books to reassure donors

Dec 8th 2014, 5:43 PM 9,021 Views 15 Comments

A new report found that the sector employs over 100,000 people.

# charities - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Jobs at risk as Rehab cuts back on fundraising and lotteries activities
# Redundancies
From TheJournal.ie
# Redundancies

Jobs at risk as Rehab cuts back on fundraising and lotteries activities

Nov 29th 2014, 12:01 PM 8,627 Views 62 Comments

As many as 40 jobs could be affected.

# charities - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

The man behind Movember on why not-for-profit is a 'bullsh*t term'
# Mo Money
From TheJournal.ie
# Mo Money

The man behind Movember on why not-for-profit is a 'bullsh*t term'

Nov 5th 2014, 12:39 PM 13,351 Views 12 Comments

And how a four-man operation used fun – rather than fear tactics – to become a global fundraising juggernaut.

# charities - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Meet Rehab's new CEO (and have a look at her salary)
# Top Job
From TheJournal.ie
# Top Job

Meet Rehab's new CEO (and have a look at her salary)

Oct 30th 2014, 4:20 PM 57,989 Views 142 Comments

Mo Flynn will take on the position vacated by Angela Kerins.

# charities - Sunday 7 September, 2014

What kills us, where we donate, and what the government funds
# Who Gets What
From TheJournal.ie
# Who Gets What

What kills us, where we donate, and what the government funds

Sep 7th 2014, 8:15 AM 9,778 Views 19 Comments

You might find the results surprising…

# charities - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

'Drop in donations means we can't grant as many kids' wishes'
# Make A Wish
From TheJournal.ie
# Make A Wish

'Drop in donations means we can't grant as many kids' wishes'

Aug 26th 2014, 11:40 AM 9,919 Views 51 Comments

The Make-a-Wish Charity granted 210 wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses last year… but the charities scandals are having an impact on funds.

Good Will Hunting is on in 22 cinemas tonight with cash going to suicide charities
# Robin Williams
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# Robin Williams

Good Will Hunting is on in 22 cinemas tonight with cash going to suicide charities

Aug 26th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,777 Views 20 Comments

Almost €20,000 has been raised for Pieta House so far.

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