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By partnering with Trócaire, you are joining businesses across Ireland to support communities in urgent need across the developing world.

Cisco Cycle for Syria

Cisco Galway staff taking part in a virtual cycle to Syria, which raised €2400 for Trócaire's emergency response programme. The staff raised an impressive €1200, and the company matched it.

  • Trócaire is a unique Irish organisation with a different approach to development work.
  • Our work is inspired by social justice enabling supporters to express compassion and solidarity with people in the developing world.
  • At the heart of Trócaire’s impact is a belief that in helping people to help themselves, we can overcome poverty and achieve progress.
  • Over the last 40 years Trócaire has positively impacted the lives of millions of women, men and children in 80 countries.
  • We work with local people to identify the need and help them realise their ambitions.
  • We focus on addressing the root causes of poverty rather than the symptoms.
  • We help people to develop the building blocks and skills they need to secure better lives.

Company Giving Brochure

Key Facts

€10,000

Provides 300 families with enough food to feed themselves for a month

€5,000

Builds 2 wells to provide water to 800 households in Uganda

€1,000

Provides 40 children with school fees and books

What our business supporters say...

"Myself and Una believe we can and should help where we can. We trust Trócaire and the approach they take. We know we are making a difference to the lives of ordinary people living in poverty and fear in Africa and beyond – mother’s, father’s children, grandparents." 
- Pat McDonagh Owner Supermac’s

Supermac's

"At Shay Murtagh Ltd we are proud to have had a long association with Trócaire. As a family business we want to give back and help others get a hand up in life rather than a handout."
- Gillian Murtagh, Shay Murtagh Precast Ltd

Shay Murtagh

"The crisis in East Africa is one that cannot be ignored, as individuals, corporations and governments we have an obligation to help our fellow citizens of this world in their time of need. Aerogen is therefore pleased to be able to provide funding to assist Trócaire as they continue their humanitarian relief efforts in East Africa." 
- John Power, Aerogen

aerogen

How you can help

  • Make a tax efficient donation to our company giving programme, which you can treat as a normal business expense, reducing the taxable income for corporation tax purposes. This means your company will get 12.5% tax relief on donations. There is no upper limit on the amount that can be given to a charity.
     
  • Help support our annual campaigns such as LentTrócaire Gifts and Trad for Trócaire.
     
  • Employee fundraising is a great way for staff to work together and build team spirit. We can support you with ideas, tee-shirts, sponsorship cards, thank you certificates and promotion on social media.
     
  • Let your staff and customers know you are helping others. We can provide digital signatures, content for your website and help with other CSR or communications needs.
     
  • Choose us as your Charity Partner: This approach enables companies to build a climate of employee and customer satisfaction whilst raising funds.
     
  • Volunteer with us and help campaign on social justice issues.
     
  • If your run a local business, why not sign up to our Trócaire Business 100 Challenge where local businesses come together as a community to help support small scale micro enterprises in some of the world's poorest communities.

Contact us to find out more

Sinead 
Sinead Christian​, Trócaire, Maynooth, Co. Kildare
Tel: 00353 1 6293333
Email: [email protected]