Iryna Tkachuk, Dr.Sc., Patron of Philosophy, Associate Professor, Associate Professor of the Finance and Credit Department at Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University, Head of the Educational Department of Chernivtsi City Council, Ukraine. Scientific activities: Iryna Tkachuk is a member of the editorial board of scientific journals: Scientific Bulletin of Yuriy Fedkovich Chernivtsi National University. Economy series (Deputy editor-in-chief); Professional periodical scientific publication "Black Sea Economic Studies"; Electronic scientific and practical magazine "Problems of modern transformations". Iryna Tkachuk is author of three individual monographs on the civil society institutions and their finances and co-author of ffive collective monographs, author of more than 80 scientific articles. Subjects of scientific interests: Finances of the Civil Society; innovative activities of economic entities.