Links We Like (August, 2017)

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”1_3″][et_pb_image _builder_version=”3.0.106″ src=”http://aidlink.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/kisumu_girls_28229.jpg” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” force_fullwidth=”off” show_bottom_space=”on” /][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_blurb title=”Article: Kenyan Girls to fly to Google HQ” url=”http://news.trust.org/item/20170724120425-7vbwv/” _builder_version=”3.0.51″] A great article about five Kenyan teenagers (aged 15-17) that will be travelling to California in a bid to win $15,000 for their app, i-Cut. The five girls are the sole …

Trust and the Charity Sector

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] Public trust in the Irish charity sector has undoubtedly been rocked in recent years, as the actions of a small minority of organisations have left many people questioning the value of supporting charities.  As recipients of public donations and government funding, all charities must be held accountable to our donors, to the public and to the people that we …