Our Donor Charter

In accordance with the Guidelines for Charitable Organisations on Fundraising from the Public, issued by the Charities Regulator, Le Chéile Mentoring has a Donor Charter outlining how we operate under the principles of Respect; Honesty & Integrity; and Transparency & Accountability


  • All public engagement will respect the rights and dignity of our funders, donors, staff, service users and the general public.
  • Service users will be presented in an honest and respectful way and, where possible and appropriate, service users will have an input into the promotional strategies of the charity.
  • We offer other ways in which the public can support our work, for example volunteering your time
  • Fundraising activities will not be unreasonably persistent, intrusive or place undue pressure on a person/organisation to donate. Declining to donate, or wishing to cease making a donation will be respected.


Honesty and Integrity:

  • Public engagement is conducted in an honest and truthful manner
  • Our volunteers and staff act with honesty and integrity and our public engagement activities honestly represent Le Chéile.
  • Questions about fundraising activities and costs will be answered honestly and in a timely manner.
  • Information about Le Chéile’s charitable purpose and activities will be made freely available.
  • Charitable donations and gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were donated.

Transparency and Accountability:

  • Le Chéile takes responsibility for its actions and will be capable of explaining, clarifying and justifying those actions.
  • Le Chéile’s trustees and management explain and account to donors and the public for its actions.
  • Le Chéile operates in an open, frank and honest way and will ensure that transactions, operations information and communications are easily understood by donors and the public alike.
  • Le Chéile clearly identifies to donors and the public the cause for which the fundraising is occurring and how donations will and are being used.
  • Le Chéile provides ways whereby those interested can easily contact us.

Contact us

If you do have a comment about any aspect of our work, you can contact us in writing, by email or by telephone. All our contact details are listed on our contact page. Please give us as much information as possible. Please provide your contact details and let us know how you would like us to respond.