The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund was established in memory of investigative journalist Mary Raftery, whose pioneering investigative work uncovered serious abuses and scandals within Irish life. It is supported by Mary’s family and friends and governed by a Board of Directors.

The aim of the fund is to promote more in-depth investigative coverage of issues there were close to Mary’s heart. It offers an opportunity for journalists to carry out detailed investigations into certain aspects of Irish society and to expose any injustices that might exist.

The Mary Raftery Journalism Fund is a company limited by guarantee.