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:
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 email@example.com
The deadline for applications will be strictly 4.30 p.m on Wednesday 20th October 2021