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Community Support Fund 2023

Kildare LCDC are inviting applications from community and voluntary groups in Kildare for the Community Support Fund 2023 (CSF) towards their running/operating costs and/or capital projects/equipment.

The Community Support Fund provides funding to community and voluntary groups and organisations in disadvantaged areas/target disadvantaged groups.

The CSF is funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and administered by the Local […]

By |January 30th, 2023|Latest News|

Community Activities Fund 2 – Running Costs

Community Activities Fund 2022 Round 2 (Running/Operating Costs) is now open for applications.

Kildare LCDC was allocated funding under this scheme earlier this year. Funding was split a) for use towards running/operating costs and b) capital costs. An open application process took place in January and €219,744.28 was approved for allocation. However, €76,282.72 under running/operating costs […]

By |August 3rd, 2022|Latest News|

Kildare LEADER Newsletter May-June 2022

You can read the latest news about the Kildare LEADER Funding Programme here

May and June LEADER Newsletter 2022


By |August 2nd, 2022|Latest News|

Kildare LEADER Funding Newsletter March-April 2022

You can read the latest news about the Kildare LEADER Funding Programme here

Kildare LEADER March-April 2022 Newsletter


By |May 23rd, 2022|Latest News|

Community Activities Funding 2022 Awards Announced

Community Activities Funding of €219,744 was approved by Kildare LCDC recently to 53 community organisations and groups in Kildare.  The key theme of the fund is to support groups, particularly in disadvantaged areas, with running costs and improvements to their facilities.

The Community Activities Fund is a once off fund provided by the Department of Rural […]

By |May 19th, 2022|Latest News|

Kildare Sports Partnership: Integration Through Sport

Integration Through Sport is a Programme which was devised by Kildare Sports Partnership, funded by the Healthy Ireland Fund and delivered by Eric Donovan with the support of Kildare Garda. An 8 week programme took place at the end of 2021 engaging 16 young people from a variety of ethnic backgrounds in a Boxing Programme. […]

By |March 29th, 2022|Latest News|

Positive Ageing Walk

Healthy Kildare were delighted to host a Positive Ageing Walk in collaboration with HSE, SICAP, Older Voices, KCC Age Friendly, Kildare Sports Partnership and parkrun Ireland. On Saturday 26th February, three parkrun venues in Kildare; Celbridge, Kilcock and Naas turned green promoting physical activity throughout life. Our partners invited people to put a #SpringInYourStep for […]

By |March 25th, 2022|Latest News, Uncategorised|

Free Prem Group Osprey office space available for groups

Do you work with a Community Organisation or Group to respond to disadvantage/social exclusion?
If so, the following may be of interest to you:

Kildare LCDC are working with The Prem Group who operate the Osprey Hotel and Business Centre in Naas to provide office facilities free of charge to a small number of community groups/organisations who […]

By |February 23rd, 2022|Latest News|

Community Activities Funding 2022

Community Activities Funding 2022 is now open for applications. The application process has moved to online submissions only. As this is a new process we are strongly advising that all applicants read the guidelines fully, review the YouTube video prepared for the Community Grants and give plenty of time to make applications (we are recommending […]

By |January 31st, 2022|Latest News|

LCDC announces CEP funding for 27 groups in Kildare

An allocation of €148,013 has been confirmed for 27 local projects in Kildare.  The funding will support capital projects/equipment to enhance facilities and towards costs associated with reopening or sustainability of facilities impacted by the Covid 19 pandemic.  The projects include facilities such as community centres, parish halls and youth centres.

Applications were sought by Kildare’s […]

By |November 10th, 2021|Latest News|