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Camino 2017 ILCU Foundation Fundraiser

Join Orla in raising money for ILCU International Development Foundation credit-union projects in the developing world. We have five (5) places available for members of the Irish Credit Union Movement on our fundraiser “Camino de Santiago de Compostela, French Way, Sarria to Santiago 2017″ in Spain, from 25th May 2017. For full information on the […]
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Apex change Study – Summary for Funders and Networks

An Analysis of the Impact of ILCU Foundation Support on the Development of Gambian and Albanian Credit Union Movements: This summary document outlines the main findings from the Credit Union Apex Change Study. The study examines six key impact indicators, including governance and service delivery, the development of the apex organisation and the likelihood of […]

Technical Resources -PEARLS Manual

This manual provides an introduction to PEARLS ratios, the financial performance monitoring system designed to offer management guidance for credit unions and other savings institutions. The document provides practical information for officers in both Irish credit unions and further afield, who are new to or are becoming familiar with these ratios. Click here to download […]

Gambian people are using the Irish Credit Union system to get themselves out of poverty

Click here to read the full article in The Journal , published 12th February 2017

ILCU International Partners’ Conference Agenda Announced

Dublin – 8th Sept., 2016 – ILCU Foundation International Partners’ Conference The ILCU Foundation would like to invite representatives (Director/Chairperson (1)/ Senior Staff or CEO/Manager (1)) from the credit union to attend the ILCU Foundation International Partners’ Conference – a special one day conference on Saturday 8th October in the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. […]

Book An ILCU Foundation Speaker For Your 2016 AGM

Dublin – 16th Sept., 2016 – The ILCU Foundation welcomes requests from credit unions to book a member of the ILCU Foundation staff to address your 2016 AGM to showcase to your membership the positive effects of your credit unions support in developing credit unions in low income countries to help poor people fight poverty. […]

Can Your Credit Union Help Us By Providing A Voluntary Donation

Dublin – 16th Sept., 2016 – Dear Friends, If your credit union wishes to provide the ILCU Foundation with a financial contribution which will help us to continue our life changing work to provide safe, strong and secure credit unions in developing countries to help poor people fight poverty then please utilise the contribution forms […]

Wanted: Credit union volunteers to participate in the Gambia & Sierra Leone Coaching Programme

Dublin – 27th July, 2016 – Wanted: Credit union volunteers to participate in the Gambia & Sierra Leone Coaching Programme The Assignment: The Irish League of Credit Unions Foundation (ILCU Foundation) is seeking to recruit Irish credit union volunteers to provide support and mentoring to the credit union movement in The Gambia & Sierra Leone […]
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Dublin, 21st June 2016 – The ILCU Foundation has been awarded a €50,000 contract from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to support the development of credit unions in Belize. The highly sought after contract was awarded following a proposal to the Belize Rural Finance Programme. The aim of the project is to share […]
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Join us for The Great Ethiopian Run 2016

The ILCU Foundation is now accepting expression of interest forms to take part in the Great Ethiopian Run 2016, which takes place on Sunday, 20th November in Addis Abba, Ethiopia. More than 36,000 participants from across the globe are expected to walk/jog the popular 10km route through the heart of the capital. (7,726 ft – […]
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