COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE 2018
Cork County Council is currently inviting applications from
Community and Voluntary groups under the Community
Development Initiative 2018.
The €1.5M fund is an opportunity for community groups
to access funding for capital projects to enhance facilities
in their areas or to kick-start, advance or complete their
Funded by Cork County Council in association with their
Local Community Development Committees (LCDCs) and
in co-operation with Local Development Companies the
grant ranges from €1,000 to a maximum of €25,000.
Examples of eligible capital expenditure under the
• Youth Clubs or facilities
• Sports / Recreation Facilities
• Development and Improvements to community centres
and common areas
• Once off maintenance of Premises (does not include
• Upgrade Community amenities/equipment
• Energy efficiency type projects
Application Forms and Guidelines:
Application Forms and guidelines are available to download
from Cork County Council website www.corkcoco.ie.
Completed applications to be returned to the following:
Senior Executive Officer, West Cork Municipal District Office,
Cork County Council, Kent Street, Clonakilty, Co. Cork.
Applications can also be made online at www.yourcouncil.ie
Queries please contact:
Local Community Development Unit, Cork County
Council on 021- 4285295or 021-4285230 or email
Closing date for applications is 3.00pm on Friday 14th