Avondhu Blackwater Partnership wish to recruit a Handyman

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership CLG is currently recruiting a Handyman to complement the existing staff operating the programme. The position available will require the applicant to deliver a handyman service to older people in the North Cork Area. Full training will be provided and a full clean driving licence is essential. The Handyman must be in receipt […]

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KBC Bright Ideas Fund

KBC have put aside a €100,000 fund for Bright Ideas across Ireland.  The KBC Bright Ideas fund is open to anyone with a Bright Idea that can help improve his or her community or business within the next 12 months. We ask people to share their Bright Idea for their community or business and explain why it deserves to be supported and how […]

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The Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund 2017

The Local Agenda 21 Environmental Partnership Fund (LA21 EPF) which has operated since 1997, promotes sustainable development by assisting small-scale environmental projects at local level. The Fund encourages involvement of local communities in local action and decision-making and assists them in working towards the goal of sustainable development. The value of the scheme is enhanced by […]

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Getting Things Done (Positive Leadership Series): Cork – 13 June 2017

Getting Things Done is a full-day workshop designed to give Irish nonprofit leaders an opportunity to recharge their batteries in the inspirational company of their peers and to find new and creative ways to move forward and to become “unstuck”. Register below for an engaging day exploring and understanding: What blocks you from achieving your […]

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Buttevant Towards Occupation Group to Host Coffee Morning

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership have been involved in the delivery of the Towards Occupation Programme in Buttevant since the start of March 2017. The Towards Occupation Programme is aimed at people who are distant from the employment market and who are in receipt of a social welfare payment. It is specifically targeted at those individuals feeling […]

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Meet The Wheel in Cork – Free Event for Voluntary Organisations
Niall Walshe The Wheel Regional Champion

Niall Walshe, Regional Champion for The Wheel, invites you to join him and other members of The Wheel team at a special event taking place on Thursday 25 May (10am-12.30pm) in The Mercy Centre, Mallow, Cork – ‘Meet The Wheel in Cork – Networking and Supports for Nonprofits’.  This will be The Wheel’s first regional forum for members and other […]

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What do your local rivers, lakes and coastal waters mean to you?

Public meetings to discuss your local waters in the context of the draft River Basin Management Plan for Ireland 2018 – 2021 will be held over the coming weeks in locations right across the country.  At these meetings, discussions will include topics such as heritage, water quality, angling, biodiversity, agriculture, recreational use, tourism etc. This new approach will allow […]

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Tidy Towns Heritage Award

The TidyTowns Heritage Award has been sponsored by the Heritage Council to encourage a greater awareness of the value of our heritage to our quality of life and to sustainable economic development. Overview From its inception, the primary focus of the national TidyTowns Competition has been to encourage communities to improve their local environment and […]

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