This funding opportunity may be of interest to you or a groups you are involved with.
The Older Persons’ Fund is a long-term philanthropic fund which promotes the civic engagement of older people, as a means of working towards making a difference in their communities.
The Fund builds on our long-standing engagement and commitment to supporting older people in their communities. We have invested over €1m in this area to date.
This fund is now open for applications.
This year we have the following two categories that you may apply for a grant under:
Inclusion of older people in active citizenship roles – Grants of up to €7,500 will be available to organisations working towards inclusion of older people in active citizenship roles
Supporting older people's voices at local & national level – Grants of up to €7,500 will available to organisations working towards supporting older peoples’ engagement in advocacy.
How to apply - Go onto www.communityfoundation.ie/grants/types-of-grants/the-older-persons-fund
The Community Foundation for Ireland has introduced a new online grant application form in 2015.
All applications must be submitted using the online application form. We cannot accept any other type of submission.
If you are unsure about any of the above, or have any other queries, please contact the grants team on (0)1 874 7354 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for applications will be strictly 4.30 p.m on Thursday 12th April 2018. ... See MoreSee Less