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Night-Time Economy Support Scheme

New Pilot Grant Scheme launched to boost the Night-Time Economy Minister Catherine Martin announces the Night-Time Economy Support Scheme to support off-peak entertainment in venues across the country.  €2.6m has been allocated to support entertainment in off-peak times to increase footfall in our cities and towns later in the evening and night-time. Pubs, nightclubs, cafés …

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The Parent and Toddler Group Grants Initiative 2022

The Parent and Toddler Group Grants Initiative 2022. Thanks to Green Party Minister Roderic O’Gorman for new funding for Parent and Toddler Groups. From today 13th May 2022 Parent and Toddler Groups are invited to make an application for funding under this Initiative through their local CCC, Clare County Childcare Committee Funding can be applied …

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Community Centre Fund

A new 15 million capital fund to help support community groups to upgrade and restore Community Centres was recently announced by Heather Humphreys Minister for Rural and Community Development.

The new fund will support community groups in both rural and urban communities across the country with upgrading and developing their local Community Centre facilities…

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Phase 3 of Local Live Performance Scheme

Phase 3 of Local Live Performance Scheme open for applications thanks to my Green Party Colleague Minister Catherine Martin Clare Arts Office is now seeking applications from all interested parties including Performing Artists (ensembles/bands or individuals), Promoters, Producers, Venues etc, who wish to receive support for performance events in County Clare from May 1st to …

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€5M Connected Hubs Fund Now Inviting Expressions of Interest

€5M Connected Hubs Fund Now Inviting Expressions of Interest Delighted to see this money, that I requested in the Budget, coming onstream. The Connected Hubs Call will provide owners, operators and managers of existing remote working facilities and BCPs with the opportunity to identify and develop their own solutions in consultation with local authorities, local …

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Equity in Education Fund 2022-2025 open for Applications

Equity in Education Fund 2022-2025 open for Applications The Equity in Education Fund supports equal access to education for young people from minority groups experiencing disadvantage. You can apply to The Equity in Education Fund via the online application form until the 7th April at 5pm. They are running an application clinic on March 16th to …

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The Creative Ireland Programme

2022 Creative Ireland Programme Creative Communities initiative The ambition of the Creative Ireland Programme is to mainstream creativity in the life of the nation.  Participation in cultural and creative activity promotes individual, community and national wellbeing. Creative Communities is a collaboration, between central and local government, between culture and industry, between artists, policy makers and …

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