Community Grants  Programme provide funding for groups

Community Grants Programme provide funding for groups

ARE you involved in a group or club responding to the needs of your community?

South Dublin County Council’s Community Grants Programme has opened for online applications.

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A community herb garden supporting community development

The programme provides financial assistance to community groups and sports clubs across the county, which are responding to locally identified needs.

Groups or clubs can be responding to local needs through the provision of activities or services within their community.

According to the council: “While a broad range of funding is provided annually through community grants including support for community development, sports development and community events, the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the delivery of community, voluntary and sporting activities is also recognised.

“To address these challenges and to be as adaptive and responsive as possible to current community needs, the 2021 Community Grants Programme provides additional grant supports including a Community Centre Re-Opening Fund, Operational Supports for Sports Clubs Fund and a Covid Resilience Fund.”

Groups and clubs wishing to make an application or in need of information are encouraged to contact the Community Development team on  4149156 or

For further details on Community Grants visit the council’s website at, where a booklet on Community Grants is available.

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