Limerick Local Community Development Committee on behalf of Limerick City and County Council is seeking applications for the 2017 Community Facilities Grant Scheme in Limerick.  The 2017 scheme provides small-scale capital grants of maximum €1,000 to help grass roots community projects get underway or take the next step towards completion.

The funding is available for projects that seek to enhance communities, address disadvantage and improve social cohesion at a local level. Applications will be assessed on the basis of need, additionality, coherence with government policy, impact and sustainability.

The Scheme will include capital funding for projects including:

  • Improvements to/renovation of community centres
  • Community amenities
  • Youth clubs
  • Sports/recreation facilities
  • Improvements to town parks and common areas and spaces
  • Creative Ireland Programme 2017-2022 projects

Applications must be received on the application form and actions which meet the strategic themes of the Local Economic and Community Plan 2016-2021 will be prioritised.

For more information see: https://www.limerick.ie/council/services/community-and-leisure/grants-and-funding/communities-facilities-grant-scheme

Applications should be forwarded to:
Local Community Development Committee,  Social Development Directorate, Limerick City and County Council, Corporate Headquarters, Merchants Quay, Limerick, EIRCODE V94 EH90
Closing date for applications: Friday 26th May 2017 at 4pm
For any queries please email: cfs2017@limerick.ie