|Number of community foundations:||1|
|Oldest CF:||The Community Foundation for Ireland (2002)|
|Population:||4.8 million (2017, Eurostat)|
The Community Foundation for Ireland
The Community Foundation for Ireland was established in 2000. The organization aims to help people to engage in more effective and rewarding philanthropic activity by connecting donors to the most deserving and impactful causes. Since the year 2000, the Community Foundation of Ireland has made grants on behalf of donors of over 45 million Euros. Currently the organization faces the challenge of government regulations on political donations to charities. It aims for better state support for private giving.