Archive for January 2021

26 01,2021

Funding Webinar

Galway County PPN and Galway County Council invite you to a free FUNDING WEBINAR. Learn more about current funding opportunities available through Galway County Council & the LEADER Programme AGENDA: Community Support Scheme – Economic stream (Ruth Mulhern, Tourism Officer & Brian Leonard, Atlantic Economic Corridor Officer) Community Support Scheme – Cultural stream (Sharon O’Grady, Arts Officer, Marie Mannion, Heritage Officer, &…
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25 01,2021

Tuam Mother and Baby Home Galway County Council Apology

Please find below a copy of the statement including apology by the Chief Executive (Interim), Mr. Kevin Kelly and Cathaoirleach of the County of Galway, Cllr. James Charity delivered at the January meeting of Galway County Council held on 25 Jan 2020. Statement including Apology by the CE and Cathaoirleach of Galway County Council in…
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20 01,2021

Appeal to the people of Galway to stay vigilant and halt the spread of COVID-19 in the community

JOINT APPEAL FROM THE CEOs OF GALWAY CITY & COUNTY COUNCILS, SAOLTA/HSE and AN GARDA SIOCHANA WAS ISSUED TODAY Due to a rapid increase in COVID-19 infection rates in Galway, the HSE has joined with An Garda Síochána and Local Government to app eal to the public to stay vigilant and halt the spread of…
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19 01,2021

Have your Say: Galway to Athlone Cycleway Public Consultation 2

Project Vision The vision for the project is to develop a world class trail, from Galway to Athlone, that will complete the Galway to Dublin route, which is of a scale and singularity that will allow Ireland to tap into the growing tourism market for cycling. It will be scenic, sustainable, be a strategic link,…
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14 01,2021

January PPN Newsletter Out now

Our January edition of the PPN Newsletter is out now! We draw your attention to our Fundraising and our mental health workshops taking place in January.  We also highlight the funding opportunities now available to community groups through the Community Support Scheme. Happy Reading! January Newsletter (1)_compressed (1)  

13 01,2021


Closing Date is 5.00 p.m. on Friday 12th February 2021   Galway County Council through the Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) invites applications under the 2nd round of the COVID-19 Emergency Fund from Community Groups / Organisations within the Galway County administrative area.   The Fund will provide grants to Community Groups to assist them: ·       To adapt their…
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13 01,2021


Applications are invited from Community and Voluntary “not for profit” Groups for funding towards activities and events which benefit local communities throughout the county, and support sustainable economic, community and cultural development.  Guidelines – Community Support Scheme Guidelines 2021   Support Scheme for Economic Development: ·       Festivals and Participative Events: the aim of this category is to…
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13 01,2021

Galway County PPN Annual Report 2020

Dear PPN Members, we are delighted to present the County Galway PPN Annual report which depicts the work of the PPN in 2020. This report was officially presented to the PPN Plenary on 19 November 2020. Your feedback and comments are welcome. Read the report here: PPN Plenary Report_30 Nov

06 01,2021

Fundraising Workshop – Developing your fundraising plan for 2021

The last year has been a huge challenge for nonprofits of all sizes. Creating a clear fundraising plan is the key to your organisation surviving and thriving in these difficult times. This workshop will lead you through the process of building a fundraising plan that makes the best of your organisations strengths. It will include:…
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