Category Archives: Community Announcements

IPB Community Fund – OPEN

IPB Community Fund – OPEN Please click  http://cse.ipb.ie for all information, guidelines , registration and application. ***NB: In relation to the topic of the percentages.  IPB’s contribution must equate to at least 20% of the overall project cost.  In simple terms the organisations can apply for one of the three funding amounts, and IPB’s contribution…

Waterford Greenway – Public Information Meetings

Waterford Greenway Public Information Meetings  Bealach Ghlas Phort Láirge – Cruinnithe Phoiblí Waterford City and County Council is currently developing the Waterford Greenway along a 45km section of the old disused railway line from Dungarvan to Waterford. It is anticipated that this amenity will officially open to the public in the second half of 2016….

Small Grants Closing 4th April

Applications are now being accepted for The Ireland Funds’ Small Grants Round, which will remain open until 4 April 2016. The maximum amount you may request is €10,000 (or £8,000 for organisations based in Northern Ireland). Projects seeking larger grant amounts will not be considered through the Small Grants Round.  Arts & Culture Promoting Culture…

A New Heritage Plan For Waterford- Have Your Say

Waterford  Heritage Plan Public Consultation 2016 The Waterford City and County Heritage Forum facilitated by the Heritage Officer is preparing  a new Heritage Plan and is looking for your views. Waterford City & County Council would like to know what you think should be included in the new Heritage Plan which will review and consolidate…

Youth Funding Schemes

Application Forms and Schemes Youth Events Scheme 2016/17 Aim: To provide support for primary and post-primary schools to promote the Irish language in a planned, pioneering, structured and enjoyable way.  Foras na Gaeilge is providing funding for appropriate youth events programmes (which must contain a minimum of 12 sessions) through Irish for young people (3 to…

Invitation to Childcare Consultation Forum

You are invited to participate in the Waterford Childcare Committee Consultation Forum 2016 “Early Childhood Care & Education:  The Challenges  and Opportunities in  Moving from Policy to Practice” The Forum will be held in the Viking Hotel Waterford on Tuesday 1st March 2016 7-9pm and the Park Hotel Dungarvan on Thursday 3rd March 2016 7-9pm…

St Patrick’s Day Parades Waterford City & County

Cappoquin The St Patrick’s Day Parade in Cappoquin commences at 12.30pm on Thursday March 17th. Participants are asked to assemble from 12 noon at Cappoquin Community Centre For entry forms or further details please contact Davina Mooney on 087 1357373 Dungarvan For further information contact Damien Dillon on 058-42806, Ann Marie Rossiter on 087-2372534 Entry Forms: Entry Form Pg1, Entry…

Supporting Waterford Community Fund NOW OPEN

The Supporting Waterford Community Fund is now open. Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 18th March, 2016 NB: There are three strands in the Fund with separate application forms and guidelines for each see below: Residents Association Application Form pdf  Application Form Word Doc Guidelines Community Activity Application Form pdf Application Form Word…

Regional Suicide Resource Office – safeTALK training

The Regional Suicide Resource Office is providing a safeTALK training programme on Tuesday 23rd February 2016 in Shine, 1 Barronstrand Street, The Quay, Waterford from 9.30am – 1pm. If you have previously attended the ASIST workshop, you do not need to attend safeTALK. safeTALK is a challenging programme that prepares people to identify persons with…

Have YOUR Say – Community Engagements 2016

Waterford Local Community of Place Plans – Community Engagements 2016 As part of the process in developing Waterford Local Community of Place Plans, Waterford City & County Council staff will be holding a series of community engagements at Sub-Municipal level in January and February 2016.  The Community of Place areas have been selected on the…

Awards Shortlist Announced

So here it is the long awaited shortlist for the 2015 Community & Voluntary Awards. Congratulations to all of the 72 groups that entered the awards and the best of luck to the shortlisted groups. Winners will be announced at the ceremony on November 26th in Dooley’s Hotel Waterford. Don’t forget to RSVP if you…