Our Supporters & Partners

Poetry Ireland would like to thank our funders, donors and partners for their on-going committed support and contribution to our work.

Principal Supporters

  • The Arts Council
  • The Arts Council Northern Ireland

Annual Supporters

  • Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
  • UNESCO City of Literature

Programme Supporters & Partners

  • Arvon Foundation
  • Blackrock Education Centre, Dublin
  • Concern
  • Cork Education and Training Board
  • Donegal County Council
  • Dublin and Dun Laoghaire Education and Training Board
  • Education Centre Tralee
  • Foras na Gaeilge
  • Galway County Council
  • John S Cohen Foundation
  • Laois County Council
  • South Dublin County Council
  • Trócaire
  • Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board
  • Wicklow County Council
  • WorldWise Global Schools
  • Irish Aid
  • Yeats 2015
  • National Museum of Ireland
  • National Library of Ireland
  • ETAI
  • Words Ireland
  • RTÉ Supporting the Arts
  • The Westbury Hotel
  • Iarnród Éireann
  • The Croke Park Hotel

Friends of Poetry Ireland

Joan and Joe McBreen, Desmond Windle, Neville Keery, Noel and Anne Monahan, Ruth Webster, Maurice Earls, Mary Shine Thompson, Seán Coyle, Andrew Caldicott, Henry and Deirdre Comerford

Programming Partners

Poetry Ireland supports the programming of poetry in a wide range of venues and festivals, and does not have a separate funding programme for readings. Programming partners with whom we've recently worked include Kilkenny Arts Festival, Electric Picnic, Lingo, Mermaid Arts Centre, Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queen’s and Listowel Writers Week.