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Community Foundation for Northern Ireland

The Community Foundation for Northern Ireland connects people who care with causes that matter.

For over 35 years, CFNI have been trusted, secure means through which donors choose how, when and where they give, by helping them to set up funds, supporting them to make grants and to see the impact of their donation on local communities in greatest need.

Visit Community Foundation's website.


Community Relations Council

The Community Relations Council was established in 1990 to lead and support change towards reconciliation, tolerance and mutual trust. The Community Relations Council is an arms-length body of the government of Northern Ireland and a catalyst for good inter-community relations work in the region.

Visit Community Relations Council's website.

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Equality Commission

The Equality Commission for Northern Ireland is a non-departmental public body established by the Northern Ireland Act 1998. Its powers and duties derive from a number of statutes which have been enacted over the last decades, providing protection against discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, race, religion and political opinion, sex and sexual orientation.

Visit Equality Commission's website.


Arts Ekta

ArtsEkta is established for the advancement of intercultural exchange and to promote ethnic arts to people from the north and south of Ireland. ArtsEkta unites the statutory authorities, community and voluntary organisations and citizens in a common effort to promote integration and inclusion.

Visit ArtsEkta's website.



NICVA, the Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action, is a membership and representative umbrella body for the voluntary and community sector in Northern Ireland. With around a thousand members - that range from household name charities to grass roots community groups - NICVA lobby and campaign to advance the interests of the people and communities that our members support.

Visit NICVA's website.


Volunteer Now

Volunteer Now is the lead organisation which works to promote, develop and support volunteering across Northern Ireland. It works enhances recognition for the contribution volunteers make, provides access to opportunities, encourages people to volunteer and provides information and support to volunteer-involving organisations.

Visit Volunteer Now's website.


The John Hewitt Society

The John Hewitt Society promotes literature, arts and culture inspired by the ideals and ideas of the poet John Hewitt. The society provides opportunities for individuals across Northern Ireland to explore issues of difference and identity through literature and creative writing.

Visit The John Hewitt Society's website.

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PeacePlayers International

PeacePlayers International Northern Ireland helps thousands of young Catholics and Protestants use sport to challenge sectarianism, prejudice and racism, while developing new friendships.

Visit PeacePlayers International's website.

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Consensus NI

Consensus NI Restorative Solutions delivers consultancy and training in restorative practices to enable you to resolve conflict and build better relationships within your school.

Visit Consensus NI's website.

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The ICAN Centre

The I Can Centre™ is a psychology and counselling centre that changes lives. In community venues around the region, we offer 1-1 CBT, and a range of informal courses for the general public.

Visit The ICAN Centre's website.