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

Drumkeerin Wind Farm community fund

Carrane Hill, Garvagh Glebe, Black Banks and Tullynahaw Wind Farms, developed by ESB Wind Development Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ESB, are pleased to announce the fourth round of funding for communities located in the townlands and villages of Arigna (Carrane Hill), Drumkeerin ( Black Banks & Garvagh Glebe) and Geevagh (Carrane Hill). The funds… Read More »

RAPID Funding Announced for Co. Leitrim

RAPID National Programme 2017 A national allocation of €2 million has been announced by Michael Ring TD for the RAPID National Programme.  Each Local Authority has been allocated €64,500.  It will fund capital projects that will improve the quality of life for residents in disadvantaged areas and tackles social exclusion in urban areas or provincial… Read More »

Safety in Our Communities Seminar

Leitrim Development Company in conjunction with the North and South Leitrim Community Networks will hold an information evening on Safety in Our Communities on Tuesday, 21st November in the Mayflower Centre at 7pm   This information evening will include a speaker from Muintir na Tire on the community alert and text alert service and also… Read More »

Leitrim County PEACE IV Plan Launched

The Leitrim County PEACE IV Action Plan was launched on September 21st to coincide with the International Day of Peace. The launch took place in The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon where the Leitrim County PEACE IV Partnership has confirmed over €1.8 million in funding for programmes in Leitrim. The PEACE IV programme is funded through the European Union,… Read More »

Creative Ireland Open Call

Leitrim County Council seeks proposals for projects as part of the Creative Ireland programme, which was launched this year by Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphries. Creative Ireland is an all of government programme at the heart of which is collaboration – collaboration between artists and communities, between culture and industry, between… Read More »