The Community Foundation for Ireland: Older Persons’ Fund Open for Applications

Older Persons’ Fund Open for Applications

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 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 peoples’ 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

You can apply via the Community Foundation website:

https://www.communityfoundation.ie/grants/types-of-grants/the-older-persons-fund

 

Contact Us

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 info@foundation.ie

Deadline

The deadline for applications will be strictly 4.30 p.m on Wednesday 20th October 2021

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
13th Sep, 2021
Region
Nationwide
Expiry Date
20th Oct, 2021