Social Innovation Fund launches our first annual review:

Social Innovation Fund launches our 2016-2017 Annual Review

Office closed for summer break

Social Innovation Fund’s office is closed from 19 August for summer holidays, and will re-open on 3rd September 2015.

We are recruiting an Intern

We are recruiting an Intern. You can get the Role Specification here. Deadline for applications is 6th September 2015.

Terence O’Rourke takes up Chair of Social Innovation Fund Ireland

We are delighted to announce Terence O’Rourke as the Chair of the Board of Social Innovation Fund. Terence is also Chair of Enterprise Ireland and of Enactus Ireland, along with a range of other directorships.

€5 million “challenge fund”

Social Innovation Fund Ireland secures €5 million “challenge fund” from The Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government. Each €1 of private funds donated will be matched by €1 from Government Funds.

Social Innovation Fund Ireland appoints CEO

Social Innovation Fund Ireland appoints CEO. The Board of SIFI is pleased to announce that Deirdre Mortell has been appointed CEO of SIFI with immediate effect. Deirdre was Co-Founder & CEO of ONE Foundation, and has experience of grant-making, of growing social sector organisations across a range of sectors, and of raising funds.