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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|

Healthy Kildare Plan Executive Summary

Please clink on the link below to view the Healthy Kildare Plan Executive Summary

Approved HKP Exec Summary

By |December 2nd, 2022|Latest News|

Healthy Kildare Plan

Please clink on the link below to view the Healthy Kildare Plan 2022-2026

Approved Healthy Kildare Plan

By |December 2nd, 2022|Latest News|

Castletown parkrun, Celbridge Turned Pink!

On Saturday 15th October 163 parkrun participants and 22 volunteers turned out at Castletown House Celbridge to ‘turn parkrun pink’.  Even the heaviest of downpours couldn’t dampen the positive spirits of those involved in the Breast Cancer Awareness pink parkrun.

The event got off to a great start at 9.30am Saturday morning. Participants made their way […]

By |November 3rd, 2022|Latest News|

Sláintecare Launch Athy

Minister Feighan Launches Athy Sláintecare Healthy Community

14 October 2022: Minister of State for Public Health, Wellbeing and National Drugs Strategy, Frank Feighan T.D. visited Athy Library on Friday 14th of October to launch Athy as a Sláintecare Healthy Communities area.  Minister Feighan was welcomed to the event by the Cathaoirleach of the County of Kildare, […]

By |November 3rd, 2022|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|