Meet, Share and Learn about Funding (Online Meeting)


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Meet, Share and Learn about Funding (Online Meeting)

This networking and information session for nonprofits in North Connacht, Ulster and North Leinster is an opportunity to meet up with other community and voluntary organisations, share the good work you are doing and the challenges you have overcome, and learn what supports are available to you.

There will be a special focus on understanding the funding landscape and where to focus your efforts.

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
  • top tips for understanding the funding landscape and developing a sustainable funding model.
How to register

This event will be held on Zoom. Please register below. Meeting details will be sent to you after registration. Please note that this online event will not be recorded.  

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.

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.


Hugh O'Reilly is the Director of Development with The Wheel. His main role in The Wheel is to drive and implement the organisations strategic funding plan. This means assessing new opportunities for the organisation and developing proposals for projects that we hope will help deliver greater support to the sector. 


Marjan Boers, The Wheel's Regional Champion for Meath, Louth & Cavan, will support you to learn more about The Wheel and how membership can benefit your organisation and advance the work you do. To contact Marjan, who is based in Navan, Co Meath, with Claremont Stadium, please phone (046) 9029693 or email

Who should attend

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