Irish Charity Lab is a not-for-profit organisation that is working to build digital skills in the Irish charity sector. We provide free and affordable resources specially designed for Irish non-profits.

Tips from September 2016 workshop on recruiting new supporters online – with Amelia Showalter & Glyn Thomas


Digital experts Amelia Showalter (former Director of Digital Analytics at the 2012 Obama campaign) and Glyn Thomas (freelance consultant, formerly of Friends of the Earth and Global Justice Now) visited Dublin in September 2016 to give a workshop on Recruiting new supporters online, in partnership with Irish Charity Lab. The day-long workshop was packed full […]

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Digital & Democracy – Highlights from our Evening Talks & Panel Discussion Event


On Monday 5th September, we held our first ever evening event in Dublin’s lovely Liquor Rooms – two short talks from visiting digital experts, and a panel discussion that brought in local campaigners. Our visiting experts were Amelia Showalter, former Director of Digital Analytics with the Obama campaign and current consultant; and Glyn Thomas, UK-based […]

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“Coders with a conscience ready to change the charity sector” – Irish Charity Lab in the Irish Times


  We’re in the Irish Times Business section today – myself and Amelia Showalter, who is delivering a workshop here on September 6th and taking part in a panel discussion on September 5th – spoke to Irish Times journalist John Holden about use of digital by charities and political campaigns, and how lessons learned in the […]

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