Community Development

National Spring Clean 2014

This April sees the 16th year of the National Spring Clean. It runs from the1st of April to the 31st of April.  To register your event and to receive a free Cleanup Kit from An Taisce go to www.nationalspringclean.org or … Continue reading

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Ballydehob 10k – Sunday 16th March 2014

The annual Ballydehob 10km, centred around the St Patrick’s festivities in mid March, is taking place on Sunday 16th 2014 at 11a.m in Ballydehob village.  New to 2014 is a 3km run for children and for those who want to … Continue reading

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Funding from the International Charity Bazaar (ICB)

    From the February Newsletter from The Wheel:    FUNDINGPOINT NEWSLETTER – February 2014 News ICB Now Inviting Applications for 2014 Fund Applications for funding from the International Charity Bazaar (ICB) are now being invited. The ICB is the Diplomatic Corps … Continue reading

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Fisheries LAGs, invite applications for grant aid

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Sports Capital Programme – New Online Application Process

Background to SCP The Sports Capital Programme (SCP) is operated by the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and provides grants to assist in the development of sports facilities and the provision of sports equipment throughout the country. OSCAR The … Continue reading

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Mid-term Review of the Local Community Development Programme

Mid-term Review of the Local Community Development Programme Project Background In 2011, the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government assumed responsibility for the Local Community Development Programme. CES was asked to conduct a Mid Term Review of the programme … Continue reading

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Anxious wait for additional LEADER funds

A large number of community initiatives and private enterprise projects in West Cork face an anxious wait over the next few weeks to see if additional LEADER project funds will materialise for West Cork.  27 projects throughout the region with … Continue reading

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The Wheel – Cork Open Meeting

Local community and voluntary groups are invited to have their say about key issues like job creation, care services, affordable energy, waste management and the local environment at an open meeting this Friday, 8 November, 9.30am to 1.30pm at the … Continue reading

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ACCESS TO UNIVERSITY COURSE at UL

The University of Limerick wishes to offer eligible candidates the opportunity to come to University through their ACCESS TO UNIVERSITY COURSE.  This course is for you, if: you are under the age of 23 years as of 1st January 2014. you could … Continue reading

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Men’s Shed Meeting in Kinsale this week

There will be a public meeting in the Red Cross building at Church Lane in Kinsale on Wednesday 28th August at 7.30 regarding the setting up of a Men’s Shed in Kinsale.  Anyone interested is more than welcome to attend.  If you … Continue reading

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