Guinness awards of €1 million on offer

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Guinness awards of €1 million on offer Tagged with: Funding Ireland Northern Ireland AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Guinness in Ireland has launched the second year of their Arthur Guinness Fund programme which earlier this year made awards totaling €1 million to 10 social entrepreneurs.The Fund was created with an initial investment of over €6 million to mark the 250th anniversary of the founding of Guinness in Dublin.Projects must be led by social entrepreneurs, benefit people over 18 years old, be based in Ireland (North and South), have a measurable impact and demonstrate how the Fund’s support will make an impact.The programme is open to start-up organisations which will receive €50,000 over two years and established organisations which will receive €100,000 over two years.All successful projects will receive technical and practical support as part of the award, and benefit from access to the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Alumni Network.It is anticipated that 10 projects will be supported in 2011.The closing date for online first stage applications is Wednesday 10 November 2010 at 5pm.www.guinness.com/en-ie/arthursday/fund.html Howard Lake | 4 October 2010 | News  29 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more