Governance

  1. Rape Crisis Midwest Strategic plan can be viewed here - Rape Crisis Midwest strategic plan 2017-2019

  2. Membership of RCNI - Rape Crisis Midwest is an active member of the Rape Crisis Network of Ireland (RCNI). The Network supports and promotes the work of Rape Crisis Centers and provides a national voice for survivors of sexual violence. We abide by the RCNI code of ethics and framework practice.

  3. Charity Regulatory Authority Number - We are registered in the CRA's Register of Charities ( No. 20024970) and have submitted our annual report to CRA. See our entry here on the CRA website.  Click here for the latest set of annual accounts - /shared_media/rapecrisis/media/docs/2020_accounts.pdf

  4. CHY Tax Exemption - Our Charity Tax Exemption Number is CHY9931

  5. Governance Code  - we confirm that our Organisation complies with the Governance Code for  we have adopted the Governance Code for the community, Voluntary and Charitable Organizations - see link to Board declaration

  6. Annual Report - our annual report for 2019 is now available - /shared_media/rapecrisis/media/docs/Annual_Report_2020_Final-compressed.pdf

  7. Commitment to Standards in Fundraising Practice - we confirm that we comply with the Statement of Guiding principles as set out in the ICTR website. These standards exist to improve fundraising practice, promote high levels of accountability and transparency by organisations fundraising from the public, to provide clarity and assurances to donors and prospective donors about the organisations they support. We, Rape Crisis Midwest, have considered the Statement and believe we meet the standards it sets out. see link to ICTR website confirming compliance with principles.

 

Our Board of Directors

 

Rape Crisis Midwest is supported by a voluntary Board of Directors.

The Board is responsible for determining and guiding the overall policy and strategic development of the Centre and ensuring that the service is operating efficiently. The Board is also legally accountable for the affairs of the Centre.

The current full Board of Directors is as follows:

  • Lucy Smith (Chairperson)
  • Brian Dunne
  • Yvonne Murphy
  • Fiona Quinn
  • Mary Kelly
  • Helen Fitzgerald
  • Michael Howes