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€1 MILLION ALLOCATION FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

€1 MILLION ALLOCATION FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

I am delighted to announce funding of €1 million from my department, the Department of Rural and Community Development, under...
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ADULT EDUCATION AWARDS

ADULT EDUCATION AWARDS

I presented certificates at the Adult Education Awards in the Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam, last night, along with Cllr Mogie...
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FUNDING OPPORTUNUNITY FOR COMMUNITY AND VOLUNTARY GROUPS
MORE €1 MILLION SUPPORT AWARDED TO ASSIST ORGANISATIONS UNDER THE COMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAMME

MORE €1 MILLION SUPPORT AWARDED TO ASSIST ORGANISATIONS UNDER THE COMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAMME

More than €1 million in funding has been allocated for the Community Service Programme (CSP) Support Fund in 2020. This...
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ADDITIONAL CLASSROOM FOR KILRICKLE NATIONAL SCHOOL

ADDITIONAL CLASSROOM FOR KILRICKLE NATIONAL SCHOOL

Very welcome news today that Kilrickle National School has received approval for an additional mainstream classroom. I want to congratulate...
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SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT FUND LAUNCH

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT FUND LAUNCH

I attended the launch of the 2020-2022 Social Enterprise Development Fund in Dublin this week. The €1.6 million fund is...
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€530 MILLION CELTIC INTERCONNECTOR GRANT

€530 MILLION CELTIC INTERCONNECTOR GRANT

This week I had the honour of representing Ireland in Brussels at the signing of the Celtic Interconnector agreement with the European Commission.
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HIGH AMBITIONS FOR HILL OF KNOCKMA

HIGH AMBITIONS FOR HILL OF KNOCKMA

I recently hosted a meeting on the hill of Knockma to consider future plans for one of the fastest growing tourist attractions in the Tuam area.
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BOOST FOR HYMANY WAY WALKING TRAIL

BOOST FOR HYMANY WAY WALKING TRAIL

Great news that the Hymany Way walking trail has been included in the national Walks Scheme.
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SPORTS FUNDING OF €4.2 MILLION APPROVED

SPORTS FUNDING OF €4.2 MILLION APPROVED

The Government has announced an investment package of €4.2 million in sports and physical activity funding, including awards for Galway Local Sports Partnership.
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  • €1 MILLION ALLOCATION FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

€1 MILLION ALLOCATION FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

December 10th, 2019|0 Comments

I am delighted to announce funding of €1 million from my department, the Department of Rural and Community Development, under the Small Capital Grants scheme for social enterprises. The allocations for 124 social enterprises from [...]

  • ADULT EDUCATION AWARDS

ADULT EDUCATION AWARDS

December 7th, 2019|0 Comments

I presented certificates at the Adult Education Awards in the Ard Ri Hotel, Tuam, last night, along with Cllr Mogie Maher, chair of Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board.

  • FUNDING OPPORTUNUNITY FOR COMMUNITY AND VOLUNTARY GROUPS

FUNDING OPPORTUNUNITY FOR COMMUNITY AND VOLUNTARY GROUPS

December 7th, 2019|0 Comments

I am urging community and voluntary groups in Galway East to apply for funding under the Community Support Scheme 2020.

  • €1 MILLION ALLOCATION FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES

MORE €1 MILLION SUPPORT AWARDED TO ASSIST ORGANISATIONS UNDER THE COMMUNITY SERVICES PROGRAMME

December 7th, 2019|0 Comments

More than €1 million in funding has been allocated for the Community Service Programme (CSP) Support Fund in 2020. This will be pending the outcome of a review of the CSP, which is nearing completion. [...]

  • ADDITIONAL CLASSROOM FOR KILRICKLE NATIONAL SCHOOL

ADDITIONAL CLASSROOM FOR KILRICKLE NATIONAL SCHOOL

December 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Very welcome news today that Kilrickle National School has received approval for an additional mainstream classroom. I want to congratulate the students, parents, principal, staff and the Board of Management on this funding. I also [...]