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Community Enhancement Programme 2020

Community Enhancement Programme 2020

Cavan County Council has been awarded funding of €57,025 under the Community Enhancement Programme.

Published on: 07 Jul 2020

Funding will be aimed at enhancing communities and addressing disadvantage as identified in the Cavan Local Economic and Community Plan.

 

Eligible activities:

The funding covers capital projects only and should demonstrate added value.   The following provides a non-exhaustive list of capital projects that could receive funding under the programme:

  • Development/renovation of community centres
  • Once off maintenance of premises. This does not include regular routine maintenance such as painting or minor repairs.
  • Community amenities
  • Development of Youth clubs or facilities
  • Development of Sports/recreation facilities
  • Improvements to town parks and common areas and spaces
  • Public realm improvements
  • Streetscaping
  • Development of Play/recreation spaces
  • Energy efficiency type projects
  • Purchase of Equipment
  • Adaptions or equipment needed as a result of COVID -19

 

 

Grants:

There are two grants available under the programme:-

  • Small Scale Capital Grant of €1,000 or less
  • Capital Grant in excess of €1,000 up to maximum of € 10,000

 

How to apply

Application forms and details are available at the links below or by email from Theresa Tierney, at ttierney@cavancoco.ie

Completed Applications must be submitted by Friday 28th August 2020 via email to ttierney@cavancoco.ie