Barretstown adheres to the highest standards of corporate governance. We commit to all donors that we operate to, and adhere to, the highest levels of governance, transparency and accountability. We have adopted the Charities Regulator Charities Governance Code. We are fully compliant with Guidelines for Charitable Organisations on Fundraising from the Public. We have adopted the Charities SORP (FRS 102). We comply with the Charities Act and are registered with the Charities Regulatory Authority (CRA), Ireland’s national statutory regulatory agency for charitable organisations. Barretstown is audited by PWC.
Excellence in Leadership
Barretstown CEO, Dee Ahearn, was chosen as the 2020 winner for the category “Excellence in Leadership” by Charities Institute Ireland #CiiAwards2020.
Charity Impact Awards
Charity Impact Awards 2018 (large organisation) in recognition of the positive impact of our life changing programmes. We were again shortlisted for the award in 2020.
Chartered Accountants Ireland Leinster Society
Barretstown were the Chartered Accountants Leinster Society winners in the small/medium not-for-profit category 2020.
The Good Governance Awards 2018, 2019 & 2020.
Business All Stars
Awarded Business All-Stars Accreditation for Business Excellence in October 2019. This is an independently verified standard mark for businesses based on rigorous selection criteria; performance, trust and customer centricity.
Business All Stars Thought Leader Accreditation