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"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does"

William James

Love your neighbour Image by Nina Strehl


Umbrella Eile is a Galway community for independent traders & small business owners to connect, find support and to trade in our local market platforms & our new local online marketplace.


Here at Umbrella Eile, we are a social enterprise driven by a single goal; to do our part in making the world a better place.

Our vision is to change how communities can influence and shape social wealth. 


Our decision making process is informed by considering people, the planet and prosperity for all.  We strive to build productive relationships & make a positive social impact with all of our pursuits.


Bringing Change

Trade and exchange is woven into the fabric of every community.

It is how and why we survive, and thrive by exchanging goods, services, our time and our energy.

With the focus worldwide now on the community, and staying at home to save lives,

there remains an urgent need to provide ways to enable businesses to survive.   


We are working on many exciting projects to help improve the lives of others, and are very proud of the progress we continue to make. Learn more about what we do, who we help, and how we work every day to promote positive change.

  • Problem solving & managing challenges.

    1 hr
  • Weekly open session for community members

    Plan Holders Only
Open For Business
Weekend Market
Hands Image by Perry Grone


One Step at a Time


Connecting The Community


Reinforcing our Commitment

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