If you have any queries please contact Theresa Geoghegan at LEADER Section in Westmeath Community Development on 044 9348571, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rural Development Programme LEADER 2014-2020
Invites representatives from Voluntary Community Groups in Westmeath to participate in a series of
Voluntary Community Group
The aim of these workshops is to empower community groups to develop the skills necessary to identify their needs, and carry out effective actions for change in their communities. Sessions details are;
Workshops will take a place at Westmeath Community Development, E.T,I Cntr, Mullingar Business Park. Mullingar.
For further information or to register two members from your community group to attend the workshops. (It is advised that your group attend all 4 workshops)
Contact: Theresa Geoghegan ; email email@example.com or phone 044 93 48571
Closing date for applications is Tues May 2nd 2017
Clann Credo is hosting an information seminar on Financing Community Growth – Loans, Grants, Fundraising at the Milltownpass Community Centre on Wednesday the 22nd February from 7-9pm.
Clann Credo is Ireland’s leading provider of community loans to voluntary groups, charities, social enterprises and amateur sports clubs. Clann Credo is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, and to mark this milestone a series of community events will take place across the country. Since 1996, Clann Credo has invested over €82 million in community organisations throughout Ireland.
The speakers on the evening will include;
The seminar will be free and open to all members of the community to attend.
Visit https://financingwestmeathcommunities2017.eventbrite.ie to register
For more information on Clann Credo Community Loan Finance visit www.clanncredo.ie
LEADER is a community led approach to local development funded through Ireland’s Rural Development Programme 2014-2020. It supports locally identified initiatives that seek to address locally identified needs and challenges. It is delivered in each region by a Local Action Group (LAG). In County Westmeath this is Westmeath Local Community Development Committee (WLCDC) in partnership with Westmeath County Council (WCC) as the Financial Partner and Westmeath Community Development (WCD) as the Implementing Partner. WCD provides direct support to potential applicants seeking funds under the LEADER Programme.
LEADER 2014-2020 covers the geographically area of County of Westmeath, funding of €7,384,205 will cover a number of themes outlined in the Westmeath Local Development Strategy for the duration of the programme. The Programme includes a number of themes and sub themes that reflect the overarching needs of rural Ireland.
LEADER THEMES and SUB THEMES
Expression of Interest/Application Process:
All potential applicants are required to complete an Expression of Interest (EOI) Form. This form is available on request from the LEADER Section of Westmeath Community Development on 044 93 48571 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. It may also be downloaded by clicking here.