Partners

We are delighted to partner with a number of corporate, philanthropic and media organisations that share our aims and help GIY to carry out it's work. We couldn't do what we do without them!


Bord Bia

Bord Bia

Bord Bia's mission is to grow the success of a world class food and horticulture industry by providing strategic market development, promotion and information services. It act as a link between Irish Food, Drink & Horticulture suppliers and existing and potential customers throughout the world.  Its objective is to develop markets for Irish suppliers and to bring the taste of Irish food to more tables world-wide. www.bordbia.ie


Innocent

Innocent

Innocent started in 1999 after selling smoothies at a music festival. 

Since then they have started making veg pots, juices and kids' drinks, in their quest to make natural, delicious, healthy foods that help people live well and die old. GIY and Innocent have been working together since 2012, first with our Sow & Grow campaigns and currently we are working together on ‘the big grow’ a campaign which gives children all over Ireland and the UK everything they need to start growing.


AIB

AIB

Over the last number of years, AIB has been working to build a more sustainable business. They invested in wind energy projects, launched a €5 billion climate action fund, and created a green mortgage.  

They have now partnered up with GIY in the Grow Circle. Each GROW Circle company investment will be uplifted by the Government of Ireland (via SIFI) to further scale GIY’s impact and help us to reach our goal of helping 4 million people grow, cook and eat food by 2025. Pioneering sustainability through food.

Energia

Energia

At Energia they're proud to supply 100% green energy to homes and businesses across Ireland. Energia has been providing electricity and gas to Irish businesses since 1999.  Over a quarter of all Irish businesses have chosen Energia as their energy supplier, including more than a third of all Irish SMEs.

Since 2016 Energia and GIY have partnered together annually to launch Get Ireland Growing, a nationwide campaign to get individuals, groups and communities growing their own food.


Change X

Change X

ChangeX is a platform for community innovations that uses some great up to date technology to connect people like you with people like us. They host our GIY Community pages so you can search or set one up online very easily. You can also discover other fantastic innovations in your area like Men’s Sheds, Failte Isteach ,Third Age, Coder Dojo and more.

For full information visit the ChangeX website.

 


Rethink Ireland

Rethink Ireland

Rethink Ireland provides cash grants and business support to the social innovations who can make a real difference.We plan to reach 1,000,000 growers with the help of Rethink Ireland & the Department of Rural and Community Development.