Community Funding


Community Development, Leitrim Co Council, Áras an Chontae, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim
(071) 9650400   Ext. 540 / 552 

You will find details of any schemes that arise throughout the year, that are processed by the Community Development section of Leitrim Co Council on tabs to the left / below

2nd Round of COVID-19 Emergency Fund

Application Form

The COVID-19 Emergency Fund is funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development. It is administered by Local Community Development Committees (LCDCs). Leitrim County Council have been allocated €40,025 to provide funding to community groups to assist them:

  1. To adapt their services and operations to fit the new COVID-19 reality. Examples of measures supported could be adapting premises to allow for social distancing; offering on-line activities; providing social supports and friendly calls by phone etc.
  2. To become more involved in the Government's 'Keep Well' campaign. The grants are aimed at assisting participation in the campaign, in particular with the three themes:
    Staying Connected,
    Switching Off & Being Creative, and
    Minding Your Mood
  3. The grants may also be provided to support groups (including those involved in the community call) with day to day running costs if needed

Applications by email only no later than the closing date of 4.p.m Thursday 25thFebruary

Download Guidelines Here

Download Application Form Here



Contact Details

Community Development

Leitrim County Council,
Áras An Chontae,
Carrick on Shannon,
County Leitrim.
T: + 353 (0)71 9650400
F: + 353 (0)71 9621982

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