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Community Activities Fund (CAF)

under the Community Enhancement Programme

Grant Applications Closed

The Community Activities Fund (CAF) is funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development and administered by Westmeath Local Community Development Committee (LCDC).  

The CAF provides funding to support community groups across Ireland, particularly in disadvantaged areas.

This grant is aimed at supporting groups;

  • With their non-pay running costs for example utility bills (electricity costs, refuse charges, heating charges) or other non-pay operating costs for example rental/lease costs, insurance bills. (Expenditure incurred between 1st July 2021 and 30th June 2022 will only be eligible).
  • With the upgrade of their facilities and/or purchase of equipment for example to carry out necessary repairs and improvements to their facilities, purchase equipment such as tables and chairs, tools and signage, laptops and printers, lawnmowers, canopies and training equipment etc.

The grant has been assessed and has been sent to the Dept. of Rural and Community Development for approval. Applicants will be notified of their result in their application in due course.