Generation Pandemic Awardees Announced

Two boys standing together. Text reads: Generation Pandemic Fund Awardees Announced

The Irish Youth Foundation has announced the awardees for the Generation Pandemic Fund. In total 26 projects from around the country have received funding, impacting 3,862 children and young people. The fund was set up to support projects and programmes around the country as they work to undo the catastrophic damage the Covid-19 fallout has […]

McDonald’s launches Youth Opportunity Ireland programme providing training and mentorship opportunities to young people

Keith Earls with Lucy Masterson at Moyross Youth Academy

McDonald’s has today launched its Youth Opportunity Ireland programme, a two-year employment and skills partnership with the Irish Youth Foundation, which will provide €200,000 to youth organisations across Ireland. The programme will enable these youth organisations to deliver specialised training and mentorship opportunities for 2,000 young people by 2023.  In the first year of the […]