Welcome to Kerry PPN

The Kerry PPN is the main link through which the Local Authority connects with the Environmental, Social Inclusion, Community and Voluntary Organisations and allows community participation in policy-making structures and committees of Council.

What is the Kerry Public Participation Network?

Kerry Public Participation Network has been established to enable people and community groups in Co Kerry to have a say on issues that concern them. These Public Participation Networks (PPNs) are structures for public engagement and participation in Local Government in each Local Authority area. Kerry Public Participation Network is also a Registered Charity. RCN  20204668

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How does my group get involved?

Kerry Public Participation Network is the best way your group or community can become involved in shaping the future of Co Kerry. Membership of the PPN provides opportunities for better representation, networking, information sharing and input into policy development Read more

How do I register

Registration is easy. Simply click here and complete the Registration Form. There is no charge. Registered groups receive regular updates, information on funding opportunities and also benefit from the group insurance scheme.

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Community Biodiversity Grants

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Community Gardens

 

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Kerry Community Awards

Kerry Community Awards 2022

 

These are the 20 groups shortlisted for gold and silver awards in 2022 Kerry Community Awards by the independent panel of Judges.

In alphabetical order 10 gold and 10 silver were selected from the following groups with one overall winner from the gold winners

The Silver awards have a plaque and €500, the Gold a Plaque and €1000

the overall winner gets an additional  €1500

Ballybunion Community Forum CLG

Ballylongford Playground Development Committee

Cahersiveen Festival of Music & the Arts 

Comharchumann Forbartha an Leith Triúigh Teo

Fenit Changing Tides

Firies Business Hub DAC  T/A  The Kerry Food Hub 

IRD Foilmore Kells CLG 

Kerry Comhairle na nÓg 

Killarney Water Rescue

Killarney Men’s Shed

Knocknagoshel Over 55s Social Club and Women’s Group CLG 

Listowel FRC / Trans Kerry Support Group 

Lyrecrompane Heritage Group 

MacGillycuddy Reeks Mountain Access Forum 

Sliabh Luachra Boxing Club

Sneem Development / Sneem Tidy Towns

Tralee International Resource Centre

Transition Kerry 

Valentia Island Development Company CLG

Waterville Eventerprise and Marketing Network

 

                       THE OVERALL WINNER WAS : TRALEE INTERNATIONAL RESOURCE CENTRE

 

THE PRESENTATIONS WERE BE MADE AT THE CELEBRATION DINNER AT THE DROMHALL HOTEL KILLARNEY

ON THURSDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER 2022

Our thanks to the nearly 100 groups who entered unfortunately there could be only 20 winners the standard gets higher each time. If you were unsuccessful this year try again next year !!!!

 

 

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