The Ireland Funds’ vision is of peace, equality and opportunity across the island of Ireland and among Irish communities worldwide. AcrOss IrelAnd And ArOund The WOrld, The IrelAnd Funds Is: Creating jobs Promoting Irish art & culture Protecting the environment Advancing social entrepreneurship Strengthening transparency & accountability in the non-profit sector Providing inner city after-school programs Bringing meals to thousands of people on society’s margins Providing access to education Helping the homeless Ensuring the next generation is a music generation Providing guide dogs for those with disabilities Promoting dialogue across communities in Northern Ireland 2