IDP are inviting applications from local social enterprises for the Small Capital Grants Scheme, announced this week by Mr Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, The scheme will provide grants of between €2,000 and €15,000 for equipment, repairs or refurbishments which will enable social enterprises to improve their service. All applications must be received by IDP by 3pm on Monday November 11th.
Winter is here!!
Attic & Cavity wall insulation is available to you FREE if you own your own home that was built before 2006 and in receipt of 1 of the following; Fuel Allowance as part of the National Fuel Scheme, Job Seeker’s Allowance for over six months AND have a child/children under 7 years, Working Family Payment, One Parent Family payment, Domiciliary Care Allowance (DCA), Carers Allowance and live with the person you are caring for. If you would like more information or think you could benefit from this scheme please contact Marie Wilson, IDP Buncrana on (074) 93 62218
29 June to 13 July – Two weeks of sunshine whatever the weather. Feel Good Fortnight is an award-winning community festival organised by local volunteer-run suicide prevention charity. Insight Inishowen and currently receives no public funding! Most events are free or by donation with proceeds supporting the work of Insight Inishowen or other local charities. See www.insightinishowen.ie to find out what we do!
Did you know that the Inishowen Sustainable Energy Community (SEC) is part of a national network of community teams leading local energy projects? We are also offering a chance to get a free energy audit as part of our EMP. Contact Mary McCallion, Community Links Officer, firstname.lastname@example.org or 0749362218