Category: News

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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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)  


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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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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Webinar: Applying to Register as a Charity

Invitation to attend Applying to be a Registered Charity webinar   What:        Applying to be a Registered Charity webinar When:       Wednesday September 30th 2020 Time:         12pm – 1pm The Charities Regulator invites you to attend our Applying to be a Registered Charity webinar for those who are in the process of registering a charity. These webinars have…
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Dear PPN Members,   Please find below the AUGUST version of our PPN Newsletter. We would like to draw your attention to the upcoming HERITAGE WEEK 2020 with lots of events around Galway! August also has several funding deadlines and this edition includes some Covid-19 updates. We hope you have a lovely Summer. Please read…
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Info session on the Significant Water Management Issues consultation with Community Water Officer Conor Ruane

Dear PPN Members,     You are invited to an information event on the current consultation process on Significant Water Management Issues held Wednesday 5th August @7pm (please join the session using the link below).     We are delighted to announce that Conor Ruane, Community Water Officer with the Local Authority Water Programme will be providing us…
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Minister Martin approves funding for Galway

Revised Cultural Programme to combine live and online performances and events   28 projects and over 350 artists to be supported Catherine Martin TD, Minister for Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht, today approved a revised cultural programme for Galway 2020, Ireland’s European Capital of Culture, ensuring that projects from the original winning…
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Minister for State Calleary welcomes the Apprenticeship Scholarship Scheme announced by Údarás na Gaeltachta

  Government Chief Whip and Minister for State for the Gaeltacht, the Irish language and Sport, Dara Calleary T.D. has welcomed the Apprenticeship Scholarship Scheme announced by Údarás na Gaeltacht recently.   The scheme provides Gaeltacht applicants with the opportunity to learn a new skill/trade or upskill and obtain an apprenticeship qualification recognised by the…
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