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Social Innovation Fund launches our first annual review:

Social Innovation Fund launches our 2016-2017 Annual Review

Social Innovation Fund launches our first annual review:

Social Innovation Fund launches our 2016-2017 Annual Review

Irish social innovation fund raises €5 million as it gears up to grow

Social Innovation Fund Ireland (SIFI) has invested in 12 social innovations, creating 40 jobs so far. https://www.businesspost.ie/business/irish-social-innovation-fund-raises-e5-million-gears-grow-399202

SIFI seeks a Financial Controller

SIFI seeks a part-time Financial Controller. This is a new post, joining a dynamic growing team. Apply by Wednesday 4th October. More information here SIFI Financial Controller Job Description

THINKTECH awardees feature in The Irish Times

Here’s a feature in the Irish Times on how our THINKTECH fund, with support from the Irish Government and Google.org, helped to turn lives around: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/innovation/how-tech-can-turn-lives-around-1.3179520

Engage and Educate Awardees Announced

Ready, Steady…EDUCATE! 2017 Engage and Educate Fund Awardees Announced Social Innovation Fund Ireland and law firm Mason Hayes & Curran, on 27th June 2017 announced our first four awardees of the 2017 Engage and Educate Fund. The Fund was set up to support local projects that empower people through education to achieve their full potential and … Continue reading Engage and Educate Awardees Announced

Forget the haters, tech is here to save you

On the eve of our THINKTECH Showcase, our Chair Terence O’Rourke talks about the positive impact technology can play in solving the world’s biggest social issues. by Terence O’Rourke The brilliant cartoonist Steve Cutts satirised our use of technology in a now famous illustration that depicts modern humans as the walking dead; emaciated, hunched zombies staring hungrily … Continue reading Forget the haters, tech is here to save you

Here we are in the Irish Indo

New €220k fund up for grabs for startup projects aimed at tackling social issues http://www.independent.ie/business/small-business/fundsme/new-220k-fund-up-for-grabs-for-startup-projects-aimed-at-tacking-social-issues-35720770.html

Education Fund Example Donor Letter of Commitment

                                                                                                              … Continue reading Education Fund Example Donor Letter of Commitment