Community Enhancement Funding

The Community Enhancement Programme (CEP) is a new programme for 2018 which provides funding to communities across Ireland to enhance facilities in disadvantaged areas.  It builds on and replaces the Communities Facilities Scheme and RAPID programme. The Scheme offers small grants of up to a maximum of € 1,000 (E.g Gardening, Office or Catering Equipment)… Read More »

HSE National Lottery Grants 2018

  The HSE has been allocated National Lottery Funding for distribution to community based groups and voluntary organisations under the Respite Care Grant Scheme and the National Lottery Grant Scheme. Groups and organisations involved in the provision of Health and Personal Social Services can apply for once off funding of between €500 and €10,000 for suitable projects. Completed Application… Read More »

South Leitrim Community Network next meeting 11th April

The South Leitrim Community Network will hold its next meeting in St Georges Heritage Centre in Carrick on Shannon on Wednesday, 11th of April at 8pm.  Agenda items for the meeting include priorities for 2018, open funding rounds, upcoming events and sharing of information.   South Leitrim Community Network was established in 2002. The aim… Read More »

Love Where You Live-Environmental Awards 2018

Love Where You Live is an awards scheme recognising the significant contribution made by community groups, residents’ groups, businesses, schools and individuals to making their community a better place to live, work and visit. There are two main award categories: Environmental (Sponsored by Leitrim County Council): These awards promote the achievement of a cleaner and… Read More »

Creative Ireland – Open Call

The Creative Ireland Open Call is a countywide open call to community groups, organisations, venues, artists, writers, performers, archaeologists, historians, archivists and everyone involved in the culture and creative sectors to develop high quality projects and programmes that enable groups and individuals to realise their full creative potential and develop and encourage greater access, knowledge… Read More »

CLAR Funding 2018

CLÁR 2018 Scheme Outline  Local Authority Measures  Background CLÁR (Ceantair Laga Árd-Riachtanais) is a targeted investment programme for rural areas that aims to provide funding for small infrastructural projects in areas that experience disadvantage. The aim of CLÁR is to support the sustainable development of identified CLÁR areas with the aim of attracting people to… Read More »

Community Tourism Grants Scheme 2018

Aims & Objectives of the Scheme The aim of the Scheme is to encourage and support Community and Voluntary Organisations to undertake and implement projects, which will promote the well being of their area and community and enhance the quality of life of it’s citizens through the generation of increased Economic, Social and Cultural activity.… Read More »

Arts Festivals & Events Support Scheme

The Closing Date for the 2018 Arts Festivals and Events Scheme is 4pm Wednesday 28th February. THE ARTS FESTIVALS AND EVENTS SUPPORT SCHEME is open to organisations that develop and present arts events that maintain the highest standards of programming and presentation for audiences in Leitrim. In accordance with the Arts Act 2003, applicants should emphasise… Read More »

The Ireland Funds-Small Grants 2018

The Ireland Funds will accept applications from 5-23 March 2018. The deadline will be 5pm GMT and late applications will not be accepted for any reason. Projects will be notified of decision at the beginning of July. The objective of the grant round is to contribute needed funds to a wide range of organisations working… Read More »

Networking for Nature Tidy Towns Event

Update: Networking for Nature event in Longford scheduled for tomorrow has been postponed. Networking for Nature Tidy Towns Event   To register, contact Karen Kennedy, tel 0858085495 or kkenedy@lawco