A Theory About the Irish

Irish Americans are among the most generous in the world — the evidence is there in the World Giving Index. But why? Kieran McConville works with Concern Worldwide, an international humanitarian agency with its roots in Ireland, offices in the US, and a mission to eliminate extreme poverty across the world. That job has given him a unique perspective on both the challenges faced by vulnerable communities across Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean, and the remarkable generosity of those who support them. 

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