Department of Rural & Community Development Funding Packages

Excellent news for the community and voluntary sector as the Department for Rural and Community Development launch two funding packages in response to COVID-19.

Ministers Michael Ring TD and Sean Canney TD announced the launch of a €40 million package of supports for Community and Voluntary Organisations, Charities. Organisations which have been providing important services to vulnerable individuals and groups during the COVID-19 crisis. The support package is intended to assist organisations who are facing financial difficulties as their means of income through fundraising, commercial activities and other services have been affected by the ongoing crisis.

For Louth based community groups, we have a panel of experienced volunteers available to assist you in writing funding applications such as the ones for these new schemes.