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Community Enhancement Programme

Details below in relation to the Community Enhancement Programme 2019

What is it?

Wicklow Local Community Development Committee invites applications from community and voluntary groups and not-for-profit organisations for small scale capital projects that will enhance community facilities for individuals and communities that are impacted by disadvantage.  These grants are funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development

What does it fund?

Capital projects only. For example: office equipment, project resources, maintenance of premises, community amenities (please see guidelines for further information)

There are two parts to this funding scheme:

1.    Grants up to a maximum of €1,000 for small grassroots community projects that address disadvantage 

2.    5 larger grants – 1 per Municipal District area-  up to a maximum of €20,000 for projects that can clearly demonstrate that they address disadvantage 

How to Apply?

Applications for funding can now be made under this Programme to the relevant LCDC by 5pm on Thursday, 30th May, 2019.

Application Forms are available from:

The Council’s website

Or from

Community, Cultural & Social Development,
Wicklow County Council,
Wicklow Town,
A67 FW96

Phone: 0404 20208