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Irish American Partnership Organizations

The Ireland Funds
The Ireland Funds is a global philanthropic network established in 1976 to promote and support peace, culture, education and community development throughout the island of Ireland, and Irish-related causes around the world.

Irish American Partnership
Honoring our heritage. Investing in Ireland’s future.

Chambers of Commerce

American Chamber of Commerce Ireland

Chambers Ireland

Ireland-Canada Chamber of Commerce

Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry


Irish and Irish American Media/Press

Belfast Telegraph

Boston Irish Reporter

Business Plus Online

Business World

The Connaught Telegraph

Farmers Journal

Irish America Magazine

Irish American News

Ireland’s Blue Book

Irish Central

Irish Film and Television Network

The Irish Herald

Irish Independent News Ireland

The Irish News

Irish Newspaper Archives

Irish Echo

Irish Examiner

Irish Language Television Channel (TG4)

The Irish Times

Irish Voice Newspaper

Go Wild Ireland

RTÉ Radió na Gaeltachta

The Sunday Business Post

Western People

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International Press


BBC News

BBC World News


El Pais

Le Monde

The Globalist 

The Globe & Mail

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Travel and Tourism

Aer Arann

Aer Lingus

CIE Group of Companies

Cork Guide

Discover Ireland

Dublin Airport Authority

Dublin Tourism

East Coast and Midlands Tourism

Fáilte Ireland

Heritage Ireland

Irish Historic Maps

Ireland’s Northwest Tourism

Ireland’s Shannon Region Tourism

Ireland’s Southeast Tourism

Ireland’s Southwest Tourism

Ireland’s West Tourism

Irish Ferries

Northern Ireland Tourist Board

Philly Sky Line

Shannon Airport

Tourism Ireland

TUI Airways Ireland

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Banks and Financial Institutions

Alied Irish Bank Ireland

Bank of Ireland Group

The Central Bank & Financial Services Authority of Ireland

Educational Building Society

Irish Stock Exchange

Permanent TSB

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Property and Realty Organizations

Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers

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Job Hunting


NewScientist Jobs

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Universities and Colleges in Ireland

Atlantic Technological University

Dublin City University

Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art and Design & Technology

Dundalk Institute of Technology

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

Higher Education Authority

Mary Immaculate College

National University of Ireland – Maynooth

Munster Technological Univeristy

National College of Art and Design

RCSI University of Medicine & Health Sciences

Queen’s University – Belfast

Royal Irish Academy

South East Technological University

St Angela’s College

Technological University Dublin

Trinity College Dublin

University College Cork

University College Dublin

University of Galway

University of Limerick

University of Ulster

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Education/Professional Development [US]

BRIC: Access Business Resources Anywhere
Business Resource and Innovation Center (BRIC) at The Free Library of Philadelphia has resources to help support entrepreneurs or established business owners.

Business Degree Series 
This site is designed to help students and professionals make smart, informed choices regarding their education. It helps connect learners in your community considering a career path in Business with these resources.

Financial Aid: Business Scholarships

Best Careers in Business

Online Degree Options in Business

Support Groups 

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Alcohol Rehab Help
Sourced from current scientific research, ensuring content is accurate, relevant, and up-to-date with current research and addiction terminology.

Angels Against Addiction

The Breathing Room
For Families Affected By Cancer

Center City Recovery (Philadelphia)
Center City Recovery’s mission is to provide compassionate and evidence based treatment services to those seeking sobriety and recovery from addiction.

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Irish Retailers


Bewley’s Tea & Coffee

Blarney Box
The Irish Gift Box

Carroll’s Irish Gifts

Dunnes Stores

Easons & Son

Ireland’s Online Marketplace

Food Ireland

Irish Black Butter
Vegan and Vegetarian friendly, free from dairy and wheat

Killkenny Design

Littus Ireland E-Commerce Diaspora Directory
Find and buy something special online from Irish businesses for your friends and family.

My Irish Jeweler


Irish Government Sites

An Post
Irish Postal Service

The Arts Council

Citizens Information
Irish citizenship through birth or descent

Consulate General of Ireland, New York
Website of the Consulate General of Ireland in New York

Department of Enterprise, Trade & Employment

Department of Finance
The Department of Finance home page gives extensive material on the Irish economy.

Department of Foreign Affairs
The Department of Foreign Affairs page provides information on Ireland’s foreign policy. Material includes key documents on Northern Ireland and Anglo-Irish Relations, Facts about Ireland, reports on the Irish Aid Program, material on Ireland and the European Union.

Department of The Taoiseach

Donegal County Council
Donegal County Council as the Local Authority for County Donegal (exclusive of four Town Council area) provides an extensive range of services in the County.

Embassy of Ireland in the US

Enterprise Ireland
Irish state development agency focused on transforming Irish industry.

Global Irish
Department of Foreign Affairs – Connecting with Irish diaspora around the world.

Houses of the Oireachtas
The National Parliament of Ireland

IDA Ireland
As Ireland’s inward promotion agency, they partner with established companies, both large and small, working with them every step of the way to achieve a smooth, fast and successful set-up of their operations in Ireland.

Intellectual Property Office of Ireland

InterTrade Ireland
The Trade & Business Development Body is one of six cross-border bodies established under the Belfast Agreement.

Invest Northern Ireland
As the regional business development agency, Invest NI’s role is to grow the local economy. We do this by helping new and existing businesses to compete internationally, and by attracting new investment to Northern Ireland.

The Irish Government
The Irish Government’s site contains information from a range of Government Departments.

National Archives of Ireland
Web Site for the Irish National Archives genealogical service

National Library of Ireland
Web site for the National Library of Ireland

The Northern Ireland Executive
This website provides a regularly updated gateway to information about the devolved administration in Northern Ireland.

Ordnance Survey Ireland: National Mapping Agency

Northern Ireland Bureau
The Northern Ireland Bureau is the diplomatic mission of the Northern Ireland Executive in the United States and Canada. We work to cultivate and strengthen links between various political, economic, educational, and cultural interests in Northern Ireland and North America. We also serve as a resource for individuals and organisations looking to learn and understand more about Northern Ireland, and about its relationship with the United States and Canada.

Placenames Database of Ireland, developed by Fiontar (DCU) and The Placenames Branch (Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs).

Science Foundation Ireland

Údarás na Gaeltachta
Regional Development Agency in Ireland with responsiblity for the economic, social and cultural development of the Gaeltacht regions, ensuring the continuation of the Irish language as the spoken language of the community in these regions.

United States Embassy in Dublin
Website of the American Embassy in Ireland.

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Economy and Business

Central Statistics Office Ireland
Web site for information on publications from the Central Statistics Office.

Crafts Council of Ireland

The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment
This website provides information on the role and work of the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment – a Northern Ireland Government Department. It also provides links to its four agencies, established as non-departmental public bodies (NDPB’s).

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The Economic and Social Reseach Institute
The ESRI applies the latest thinking in economics and social science to problems facing Irish society now and in the future. The Institute’s work programme covers economic forecasting and modelling, tax and welfare policy, the labour market, social exclusion, environment/energy, education and health.

The Euro
The top site for information concerning the implementation of the Euro.

The Irish State agency that oversees the building of a world class Further Education & Training (FET) sector in Ireland, developing skills to fuel Ireland’s future.

Irish Business and Employers Confederation
The Irish Business and Employers Confederation’s site provides a range of information on Irish business and economic issues.

The Irish Economy Blog
Provides information and commentary on the Irish Economy

Irish Economic Association
The Irish Economic Association (IEA) is a national scientific body for economists in Ireland. The objective of the Association is to contribute to the development and application of economics in Ireland. It is a Company Limited by Guarantee.

Irish Management Institute

Ireland’s Executive Management Centre

Irish Venture Capital Association
The IVCA is the representative body of the venture capital industry in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

One of the most comprehensive Irish business search engines. Data includes company contact information, industry sector analyses, product and service information.

Lawlink Ireland
Irish law and legal information networking resource.

Look West
Information access point for people considering a move to the West of Ireland.

Marketing Institute of Ireland

Peninsula Ireland
This is the home of expert advice and opinion. From our quick fire FAQ to our free guides and topical blog posts.

Ronan Lyons
Economic Analysis & Statistics on the Irish Economy, World Economy, and Property Market

Shannon Development
Shannon Development is the government agency responsible for enterprise and tourism development in the Shannon region.

Start Up Ireland
Startup Ireland is the independent, not-for-profit, representative body for Ireland’s startup sector.

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Community, Culture, Sport Web Sites

The American Irish Historical Society
The Society aims to record the story of the Irish in America truthfully and impartially

Book of Kells
Digitized by Trinity College Dublin

Commodore John Barry Arts & Cultural Center of Philadelphia
The Commodore John Barry Arts & Cultural Center, also known at the Irish Center, was established in 1958 to promote Irish culture and traditions in the Delaware Valley area.

CIRCLE: A Calendar of Irish Chancery Letters

The Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia
Click to read about The Irish and Ireland, by Dr. William Watson

Flight of Earls
Flight of the Earls 2007 is a major international commemoration to mark the 400th Anniversary of one of the most significant events and periods in Irish history.

GAA – Cumann Lúthchleas Gael
The Gaelic Athetic Association’s official website.

ID Languages

Independence Blue Cross Foundation is a global Irish community and social networking website with over 207,000 members. The site is for Irish expats, descendants and any person wishing to travel to Ireland. Here, you will find news and information, community and friendship.

Irish Academic Press

Irish American Baseball
The Irish American Baseball Society (IABS) exists primarily to bring together the community of Irish-American baseball players, coaches, executives, and fans, to have a direct and positive impact on the development of the game in the US and Ireland. Basic membership is free. Members receive a monthly email newsletter, memorabilia giveaways, priority event access, and access to the IABS members-only online store. For more information and to join, please click HERE.

Irish Diaspora Center of Philadelphia
The Irish Diaspora Center (formerly Irish Immigration Center) has been serving the needs of the Irish and Irish-American communities in the Philadelphia region since 1998. They work with the government of Ireland and other Irish organizations throughout the U.S. to act as a voice for Irish Philadelphia on both national and international levels.

Irish Heritage in Boston

Irish Literature, Mythology, Folklore and Drama

Irish Network USA
Irish Network USA is the national umbrella organization integrating the Irish Networks that exist in various cities across the United States. It allows members of the networks to connect with their peers and to develop relationships that will foster success in their business, economic, cultural and sports ventures.

Irish Philadelphia
A web site devoted to Irish and Irish American news from around the Delaware Valley.

Mayo Association of Philadelphia
A non profit Irish American association made up of descendents of County Mayo, Ireland founded in 1905.

Philadelphia Ceili Group
The Philadelphia Ceili Group is a Nonprofit, all-volunteer, educational organization governed by a nine member Board of Directors interested in the support of Irish culture through a variety of activities.

The Philadelphia Donegal Association
The Donegal Beneficial, Social, Charitable and Patriotic Association is an Irish-American organization founded in Philadelphia in 1888.

Royal Irish Academy
The Royal Irish Academy is Ireland’s Academy for the Sciences and Humanities. It is the principal learned society in Ireland and has approximately 353 members.

The Society of The Friendly Sons & Daughters of St. Patrick Philadelphia
Since its inception in Philadelphia in 1771, the Society of The Friendly Sons & Daughters of Saint Patrick has been an active, vibrant organization within the Irish community. Members meet quarterly in the Philadelphia area to conduct Society business, share fellowship and experiences of common heritage.

US-Ireland Alliance
The US-Ireland Alliance is a proactive, non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to consolidating existing relations between the United States and Ireland – North and South – and building that relationship for the future.

About the island of Ireland

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Irish Resources/Organizations

Irish American Cultural Institute
The Irish American Cultural Institute is a membership organization dedicated to the promotion and preservation of Irish Culture.