Love Where You Live Leitrim 2020 Now Open

The Love Where You Live Leitrim Awards 2020 are now open for applications and Leitrim Development Company Community development staff are available to assist you with your applications. In these extraordinary times, this is an ideal opportunity to appreciate your surroundings and those who make a big difference in your community. The Love Where You… Read More »

The Windfarm Community Funds

The Wind Farm Community Funds The Wind Farm Community Funds were established by ESB and joint venture partners Galetech Energy and Coillte with the intention of helping the communities neighbouring our wind farms to become more sustainable through the support of positive local initiatives and activities. The funds seeks to address current and emerging issues,… Read More »

Creative Ireland-Open for Applications

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

Festival and Events Grants Scheme 2020

The aim of the scheme is to encourage and support Community and Voluntary Organisations to undertake and implement festival and events, 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. Download application form and… Read More »

Healthy Ireland Small Grants 2019-2020

Healthy Ireland, A Framework for Improved Health and Wellbeing 2013 – 2025 is the national framework for action to improve the health and wellbeing of Ireland over the coming generation.   Now in its 3rd year, the ‘Healthy Ireland Fund’ aims to support innovative, cross sectoral, evidence based projects, programmes and initiatives that support key national… Read More »

South Leitrim Community Network Meeting

The December meeting of South Leitrim Community Network will take place on Tuesday, December 3rd at 7.30pm in St Georges Heritage Centre in Carrick on Shannon.   This meeting will be attended by Elaine McGarry from Bank of Ireland who will talk on fraud awareness and provide tips on security.  There will be a number of… Read More »

Community Education Scheme 2020

  Applications are invited from Community and Voluntary Groups based in Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim who wish to avail of grants under the community education scheme 2020 Applications should be received by the respective county office no later than Friday, 06th December 2019.  Community Education Funding Guidelines 2020 Community Education Scheme 2020 Application Form

Social Inclusion in Leitrim seminar

As part of ‘ Social Inclusion Awareness Week’ (14th -20th October) , Leitrim Development Company will host a seminar ‘Social Inclusion in Leitrim’ in the Lough Allen Hotel at 7pm on 17th of October. Guest speakers at this event will include Donal Fox,CEO, Leitrim Development Company who will speak about the Social Inclusion and Community… Read More »

Rural Policy Public consultation

The Department of Rural and Community Development is currently developing a new, whole-of-Government rural development policy for Ireland. This will follow on from the Action Plan for Rural Development which was published in January 2017 and reaches the end of its three-year timeframe in 2019. The new rural policy will be forward-looking, with a 5-year timeframe, and… Read More »