The Global Irish Making a Difference Together.

Our Mission:

The Worldwide Ireland Funds are a philanthropic network that supports worthy causes in Ireland and around the world. Our mission is to be the largest network of friends of Ireland dedicated to supporting programs of peace and reconciliation, arts and culture, education and community development throughout the island of Ireland. Founded in 1976, The Worldwide Ireland Funds currently operate in 12 countries and together have raised over $500 million for more than 3,000 outstanding organizations.  

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Rachel Alabiso - Chief Communications Officer


Caitriona Fottrell - Vice President & Director Ireland

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