Activelink provides an effective advertising service to the community and non-profit sector. Adverts are carried on this website and are also promoted to more than 25,000 subscribers in weekly email bulletins.  Your advert reaches your ideal audience – those with an interest in our sector – providing you with optimal results.


Published for Free

  • Requests for volunteers and unpaid interns
  • News items and public events
  • Fundraising activities
  • Charitable offers or requests
  • Free services to the sector
  • Grants
  • Funding
  • Free training and free courses
  • Publications (news, launches)

Payment Required

  • Paid employment vacancies
  • Paid interns (in receipt of more than basic expenses)
  •  CE scheme vacancies
  •  Tús scheme vacancies
  •  Requests for tenders
  •  Paid training and courses
  •  For-profit seminars, conferences or events
  •  Paid for services
  •  Advertising into the sector


Some items require payment (€146.34 + 23% VAT = €180), but others are free to advertise. 

There is a discounted rate (€73.17 + 23% VAT = €90) for organisations with fewer than eight staff members (including part-time and staff on the Community Employment Scheme) and individuals or sole traders.

Want to pre-book adverts in bulk? Email us at


Adverts appear until their closing date, or for a maximum of two months, whichever occurs soonest.

The website has two main sections, Community Exchange and Vacancies & Tenders.

You may also add your organisation to our Irish Links database (free of charge). 


A summary of your advert is also placed in one of our weekly email bulletins for two consecutive weeks:

  • Activelink Jobs & Volunteering has more than 22,000 subscribers, and is emailed on Saturday mornings.
  • Community Exchange has nearly 11,000 subscribers and is delivered on Sunday mornings.