Category: News

July Newsletter Out Now!

Dear Galway County PPN, We are delighted to share our latest PPN Newsletter with you! The PPN Newsletter, as always, is packed with info on events, funding and other news for community groups. If you would  like to include your news in the next Newsletter, please email your PPN Support Worker Mary: [email protected]   PPN Newsletter July 2021

Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) Elections now open!

The purpose of the LCDC is to draw on the knowledge and experience of the public and private sectors to bring about a more joined-up approach to community development and deliver effective and efficient services to citizens, particularly those who are disadvantaged.       The initial term is 3 years, however, the PPN Representatives may…
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Summer School Training for Community Groups

Trainings for Community Groups on GDPR, Charities Governance Code and Board Roles and Responsibilities About this event: The Galway County PPN are delighted to offer you their PPN Summer School training package which comprises: 3 online training sessions offered by experts form the Carmichael Centre, Dublin and 3 eLearning modules to completed individually at your own pace. The details: Session…
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June Newsletter out now!!

Dear Galway County PPN, We are delighted to share our latest PPN Newsletter with you! The PPN Newsletter, as always, is packed with info on events, funding and other news for community groups. In this edition we welcome our new Galway Sports Partnership Committee Rep, Joseph Kelly. Also, in this edition we feature the winners of the Cathaoirleach’s Community…
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HEALTHY IRELAND FUND (round 3)

Funding to improve cooking/kitchen equipment in community-owned facilities. Healthy Ireland is a government led initiative aimed at improving the health and wellbeing of everyone living in Ireland.   Galway County LCDC was successful in getting approval for a programme of work under Round 3 of the Healthy Ireland Fund, and one of these was under the theme…
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Community Enhancement Programme 2021

Closing Date is 5.00 p.m. on Tuesday 22nd June 2021   Galway County Council through the Local Community Development Committee (LCDC) invites applications for funding from Community and Voluntary “not for profit” Groups within the Galway County administrative area, for the Community Enhancement Programme (CEP) 2021.   The Community Enhancement Programme aims to provide funding…
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1916 Bursary Fund is now open for applications

The 1916 Bursary Fund is now open for applications. Who can apply? The Bursaries are targeted at new entry students (entering first year) who are underrepresented in higher education and who are from one or more of the target groups that have low participation rates in higher education: What is the value of a 1916…
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May Newsletter Out Now!!

Dear Galway County PPN, We are delighted to share our latest PPN Newsletter with you! The PPN Newsletter, as always, is packed with info on events, funding and other news for community groups. In this edition we welcome our new PPN Reps Nicola Johnston and Maria Heneghan. Don’t forget to nominate an individual or a group for the…
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Bealtaine Festival 2021

The Bealtaine Festival is a month-long opportunity to inspire and celebrate creativity as we age and the theme for this year is “Bealtaine At Home”.   Galway County Council has organised a series of online events and a competition for the over 55’s across the County.  We are inviting our over 55’s around the County to…
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COVID-19 Stability Fund 2021

Ministers Humphreys, McGrath and O’Brien launch €10m COVID-19 STABILITY FUND Applications have opened for a €10 million fund designed to support community and voluntary groups, charities and social enterprises, which have suffered as a result of the pandemic.  The Covid Stability Fund 2021 was launched jointly today by Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather…
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