Eligible not-for-profit Community and Voluntary Groups are invited to apply for funding for activities to take place during Spring/Summer 2019.
The funding may be used to provide opportunities for your group to learn new skills OR/AND to support the sustainability of your group to fundraise, broaden membership, plan, organise and document events, work more effectively as a committee.
We are also interested in hearing from people who may be interested in partnering with us to provide Community Education Projects in their area but who have not yet formed a group.
The following examples are for illustration only as we can work with you to identify your group’s own areas of interest
|A. Projects||Personal –||Using iPads, Facebook, Smartphones, Active-Online
Managing Stress (Yoga/Mindfulness)
Creativity (Art/ Ceramics/ Crafts/Photography/Woodwork/ Willow-craft)
Health (First Aid, Cooking healthy meals on a budget)
|Community –||Building a nature-friendly community
Place or local history projects
|Society –||Climate Justice
Understanding Local Government
Exploring Social Issues
|B. Building the Sustainability of your group||Planning and organising projects, working more effectively together, increasing membership, promotion.|
Wicklow Contact: Brenda Delaney, Wicklow Community Education Facilitator
Tel: 0404 64055 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kildare Contact: Susan Cullinane, Kildare Community Education Facilitator
T: 045 881863 Email: email@example.com
Groups that have not accessed community education funding previously will need to register with us before applying. Please contact us to arrange.
The deadline for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Friday 16th November 2018