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EU Taxonomy

EU Taxonomy

In July 2020, the EU’s Taxonomy Regulation entered into force. This is a classification system which establishes a list of environmentally sustainable economic activities: climate change mitigation/adaptation, transition to a circular economy etc. This created a...

Social Finance Survey Winners Announced!

Social Finance Survey Winners Announced!

Photo: Emmett O'Hara, Associate Director Community Finance Ireland; Marie McSteen, Director Balbriggan Meals on Wheels (accepting cheque); Christine Rafferty, Balbriggan Meals on Wheels, Director; and Liz Wall, Office Administrator, Balbriggan Meals on Wheels Huge...

Resources for Social Finance in Ireland

Resources for Social Finance in Ireland

Today we would like to provide you with an overview of social finance resources available to Irish social enterprises.  While the consortium is working on redressing the gap in suitable, tailored financial instruments for the growing social enterprise sector via...

Thank You (and what comes next!)

Thank You (and what comes next!)

From the team at 'Financing Social Enterprise in Ireland' Project, we would like to extend a warm thank you to all of the social enterprises and social enterprise support organisations and stakeholders that helped us in this survey. We have lots of surveys to crack...

Survey Deadline Extended 6th August 2021 @ 12:00

Survey Deadline Extended 6th August 2021 @ 12:00

The Financing Social Enterprise in Ireland Project is delighted to extended our survey deadline to the 6th August 2021. We are surpassing our numbers that we need but we are hoping to collect as many voices as we can to help our understanding of the social finance...

Financing Social Enterprise in Ireland Launch 14th July 2021

Financing Social Enterprise in Ireland Launch 14th July 2021

The 'Financing Social Enterprise in Ireland - Models of Impact Investing and Readiness' was launched this morning 14th July 2021. https://www.youtube.com/embed/cFm8eNNtpwo This short 30 mins presentation aimed to give the background to the project, the overall aims...

Our Survey is Live!

Our Survey is Live!

Do you have something to say about how Social Enterprise in Ireland is financed? Please give us 15 mins of your time to share your knowledge, experience and challenges. A chance to win a €250 One4All Voucher* Help Us Improve Finance for Social Enterprise...