Community Water Development Fund 2019

The Local Authority Waters Programme have announced the launch of an  open call for applications to a Community Water Development Fund 2019. Closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday 12th February 2019 at 7.00pm. The Community Water Development Fund aims to support communities in progressing water related projects and initiatives, delivering benefits locally whilst … Continue reading “Community Water Development Fund 2019”

Community Grant Scheme 2019

Guidelines for the 2019 Community Grant Scheme have been published, it is now being advertised, with a closing date of 4.00 p.m. on Friday 15th February. The link to apply is: https://www.yourcouncil.ie/service/Community_Fund_Application_2019 In 2018, Council operated a dual system, accepting both online and manual applications, as it was the trial year for the online system. … Continue reading “Community Grant Scheme 2019”

Community Development Initiative

€1.5 million grant available for Cork Community Groups Cork County Council, in association with their Local Community Development Committees (LCDCs), are releasing monies as Phase 1 of a €3.5M fund with €500k from Cork County Council’s own funds being put aside on a yearly basis over seven years from 2016 – 2022.  The fund known … Continue reading “Community Development Initiative”

Cork County Council Arts Funding Opportunities Announced

There are a total of eight schemes with funding available to support a wide range of Arts activity, providing opportunities for Arts Organisations, Festivals Community groups, Schools  and Artists seeking funding for projects and activities in 2019. Announcing details of the funding opportunities, Cork County Council Chief Executive Tim Lucey said “Local Authority funding of … Continue reading “Cork County Council Arts Funding Opportunities Announced”

Community Development Initiative 2016-2022

Funding for Community Development Projects is available via the following scheme, contact details for applications or further details are included below: Cork County Council – Local Community Development Committees Terms of Scheme: Total fund over 7 years is €3.5M. To be divided pro-rata amongst the confirmed Local Development Companies as outlined in Service Level Agreement. … Continue reading “Community Development Initiative 2016-2022”

Urban & Rural Regeneration & Development Funds

At the beginning of July the Government launched 2 New Multi-Annual programmes as part of Project Ireland 2040. These were; The Urban Regeneration and Development Fund (URDF) The Rural Regeneration and Development Fund (RRDF) Both funds will operate annual funding calls, the closing date for this year’s calls was September 27th for the RRDF and … Continue reading “Urban & Rural Regeneration & Development Funds”

Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund

Environmental Partnership Fund 2018 was distributed as follows: 880 projects nationally to receive funding in the 2018 round. Please see list of 2018 projects below. The 2019 Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund will open for applications in Spring 2019. If you have any queries regarding the 2018 Local Agenda Fund for your Council please … Continue reading “Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund”

Arts and Cultural activity in County Cork set to benefit with announcement of Creative Communities funding

Cork County Council has issued a call for applications for its Municipal Districts, Creative Communities Scheme 2018. The Creative Communities Scheme will provide €150,000 funding to support the development of new community based arts projects in the Municipal District areas in the County. This funding scheme promotes a partnership model of working, encouraging community groups to … Continue reading “Arts and Cultural activity in County Cork set to benefit with announcement of Creative Communities funding”

Streetscape Painting, Signage & Improvement Scheme 2018

Cobh Municipal District Streetscape Painting, Signage & Improvement Scheme 2018 Cobh Municipal District of Cork County Council is pleased to announce the following schemes to promote town centre regeneration and business growth in Cobh, Carrigtwohill and Glanmire town centres for 2018: Tenants or owners of buildings can avail of a grant of up to 50% of … Continue reading “Streetscape Painting, Signage & Improvement Scheme 2018”

Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance

School Clothing and Footwear Allowance The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance helps meet the cost of uniforms and footwear for children going to school. Rules: You may qualify for the Back to School Allowance if you are: Getting a social welfare payment (including Working Family Payment and Back to Work Family Dividend) or … Continue reading “Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance”