Donor Charter

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s commitment to you

Fundraising plays a vital role in funding The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s important services for people in Ireland living with Alzheimer’s and dementia. The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is committed to upholding the Statement of Guiding Principles for fundraising as is outlined in our Compliance Statement .

Our pledge is to treat all of our donors with respect, honesty and openness. The Alzheimer Society of Ireland commits to being open, transparent and accountable so that our Donors can have full confidence in our finances.

We commit to you, our donors and prospective donors, that we will:

• Inform our donors of our mission and of the way The Alzheimer Society of Ireland intends to use donated resources.

• Inform our donors of the identity of those serving on the governing board and that the Board will exercise prudent judgement in its stewardship responsibilities.

• Provide access to our most recent Annual Report and financial statements, click here for our most recent annual report.

• Ensure that all donor gifts received will be used for the purposes for which they are given.

• Acknowledgement and receipt all donations within 10 working days.

• Handle all donations and donation information with respect and with confidentiality.

• Expect that all relationships with individuals representing The Alzheimer Society of Ireland will be dealt with professionally.

• Inform whether those seeking donations are volunteers, employees or third party agents.

• Have easily available the agreed procedures for making and responding to complaints.

• Provide prompt, truthful and forthright answers to any questions you may have about The Alzheimer Society of Ireland.

We welcome any feedback you may have about our organisation. If you do have feedback for us please look at our Complaints & Feedback Procedure.

More information

About Alzheimer Ireland

The Society was founded in 1982 by a small group of people who were caring for a family member with Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia. Find out what we docontact us and more

About our services

We offer a range of services for people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, their families and carers. All our services operate using the philosophy of person centred care.

Featured Events

Fundraising is an extremely important source of revenue for our services and takes place locally across Ireland as well as through national events and campaigns. We aim is to raise €5 million a year.


The Alzheimer Society of Ireland has, since it was founded, campaigned on behalf of people with dementia and their carers to improve the lives of all those affected by dementia.


We have many items available for sale through our shop. Buy these items will help raise much needed funds for The Society to continue providing vital service all around the country.


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