Meet, Share and Learn in the West


Free to attend
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Meet, Share and Learn in the West

This networking and information session for nonprofits in the West and Northwest is an opportunity to meet other community and voluntary organisations, share how they have been impacted by COVID-19 and how they have adapted, and learn what supports are available to them. There will be a special focus on communicating the story of your organisation effectively. 

Learning Outcomes 

Participants will leave the session with greater awareness of: 

  • the variety of work being done by community and voluntary organisations, charities and social enterprises 
  • the supports and services provided by The Wheel and other service providers  
  • communicating the story of your organisation effectively.
How to register

This event will be held on Zoom. Please register below. Meeting details will be sent to you after registration.

Meet your Facilitators:


Caroline Wilson, The Wheel's Local Representative, in Sligo, Mayo and Roscommon, stands ready to assist each and every member of The Wheel in Mayo, Sligo and Roscommon in getting the very most out of their membership and understanding fully the many ways that The Wheel can support and advance the work that you do.


Gert Ackermann is The Wheel's Communications Manager. He studied Political Science and Journalism before cutting his teeth in the world of journalism, book publishing, publicity and digital marketing. Gert is responsible for developing and implementing The Wheel's communications strategy, media relations and brand positioning. 


Johnny Sheehan

Johnny Sheehan is Membership and Regional Manager at The Wheel. The main focus of his work is to drive the development, presence and participation in The Wheel’s programmes regionally, to support the work of the National Rural Network and to support member engagement in The Wheel. Johnny has extensive experience on charity boards and holds a certificate in Charity Law, Trusteeship and Governance from the Law Society.

Who should attend

Staff and volunteers from community and voluntary organisations, charities and social enterprises; anyone interested in networking for social good.