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About Us

The All-Ireland Cultural Society is an all volunteer, non-political, non-sectarian organization that actively promotes social opportunities, Irish entertainment and Irish cultural events in Oregon and SW Washington, and has done so for over 85 years.

The All-Ireland Cultural Society is inclusive, respectful, and welcoming to all and does not discriminate on any basis.

The All-Ireland Cultural Society is registered as a non-profit corporation in the State of Oregon and is approved as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization by the Internal Revenue Service.

Meet our officers:

  • Samuel Keator – President
  • Mary Sacksteder – VP
  • Holly Griffith – Recording secretary
  • Barbara Callahan – Director/corresponding secretary
  • Mary Rose Kerg – Treasurer
  • Margaret Doherty – Director/trustee
  • Karol Burke – Director/trustee

Mission Statement

  • To promote and advance Irish social and cultural activities
  • To provide a facility for education, research and exchange of information related to Irish cultural affairs, Irish history, and Irish current affairs
  • To assist in social welfare activities for the benefit of the membership


AICS By-Laws as of 4-15-2023

How You Can Support AICS

Donate, become a member, renew your membership, advertise with us…there are lots of ways you can support AICS!

Our Services

Meetings, events, newsletters, booths, speakers, our scholarship…click the button below to learn more about the services we offer to promote Irish culture in our community.

Grant Funding

AICS is grateful to have received grant funding from the Government of Ireland’s Emigrant Support Programme.

Government of Ireland, emigrant support programme