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Profile of registrant

Philanthropy Ireland

Identification number in the register: 49969365382-94
Registration date: 24/02/11 16:44:07

The information on this organisation was last modified on 28/01/14 10:07:48
The date of the last annual update was 28/01/14 10:07:48

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Philanthropy Ireland
Legal status: Company Limited by Guarantee with no share capital
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Mulconry Seamus
Position: Executive Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Seamus  Mulconry
Position: Executive Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 85 Merrion Square Dublin
Dublin Dublin 2
Telephone number: (+353) 16768751
Fax number: (+353) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Philanthropy Ireland is the association of philanthropic organisations in Ireland. Our aim is to increase the number and diversity of engaged donors who are regular, long-term contributors to good causes.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 1
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

We represent our members solely at a national level with the exception of our membership in DAFNE, the subgroup of the EFC for Donor and Foundation Networks of Europe.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Culture
  • Development


Total number of members that are natural persons: 27
Number of member organisations: 27
Member organisations (Number of members) :
  • Ashoka Ireland (3 members)
  • Atlantic Philanthropies (27 members)
  • Brabazon Trust (1 members)
  • Carnegie UK (2 members)
  • Clann Credo (5 members)
  • Cork St Fund (3 members)
  • Community Foundation for Ireland (5 members)
  • Vodafone Ireland Foundation (2 members)
  • Fermanagh Trust (2 members)
  • Genio (2 members)
  • Glorney Charitable Foundation (2 members)
  • Iheed (3 members)
  • The Ireland Funds (5 members)
  • Irish Youth Foundation (3 members)
  • Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust (2 members)
  • Katharine Howard Foundation (5 members)
  • Lauritzson Foundation (3 members)
  • Lloyds TSB Foundation for NI (2 members)
  • Mercy Sisters Southern Province Solidarity Fund (2 members)
  • CS Mott Foundation (2 members)
  • NTR (3 members)
  • Nuffield Foundation (2 members)
  • One Foundation (4 members)
  • Protestant Aid (1 members)
  • Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (6 members)
  • Social Finance Foundation (2 members)
  • St Stephen's Green Trust (7 members)
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Donor and Foundation Networks of Europe (DAFNE), a European Foundation Centre sub-group

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 01/2014
Total budget: 450,000
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 450,000
- donations: 430,000
- contributions from members: 20,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

We receive grant funding from foundations headquartered in Ireland and in the United States.

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
Seamus Mulconry