Charitable Giving

Both our Kinsale and GBS Cork operations support local charitable, cultural and sporting organisations and events, as well as health and educational-based projects in our community

Recent initiatives have included

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) donations to Cork City hospitals and local residential care homes, protecting frontline workers, patients and service users in the fight against COVID-19

  • Sponsorship of the Kinsale 10-Mile Road Race, an annual race that takes place on the coastal roads between Kinsale town and the Lilly manufacturing site

  • Lilly Miles for Smiles – a virtual walk from Cork to our headquarters in Indianapolis in aid of AWARE and The Samaritans

Applying for support for charitable initiatives

Organisations can apply by means of letter outlining their proposal and itemised budget costs to either:

  • Grants & Donations Committee, Lilly Kinsale, Dunderrow, Kinsale, Co. Cork


  • Corporate Social Responsibility Committee, Lilly Global Business Solutions, Island Road, Eastgate Business Park, Little Island, Cork