Avondhu Blackwater Partnership Website

DaveF

Tourism Strategy Targets Extra 525,000 Visitors to Cork by 2020

Growing Tourism in Cork’ – A Collective Strategy, an ambitious new Tourism Strategy for Cork was launched this morning at Cork International Airport and intends to make Cork a ‘must see’ destination in Ireland for domestic and international visitors. (Pictured at this mornings launch are from L-R Mr. Denis Kelly, Avondhu Blackwater Partnership, Mr. Tim …

Tourism Strategy Targets Extra 525,000 Visitors to Cork by 2020 Read More »

SEAI Calls on Communities to Apply for Energy Upgrade Funds

Up to €20 million in energy efficiency grant support available to communities The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) is calling on communities to apply for €20 million available in grant support for energy efficiency upgrades to homes, businesses and community buildings to be carried out in 2016. The Government’s Better Energy Communities programme, administered …

SEAI Calls on Communities to Apply for Energy Upgrade Funds Read More »

Cork County Council Municipal District Community Grant Schemes 2016

Funding from the above Schemes will be available as financial support to community groups and local organisations wishing to undertake development projects in their area, to support festivals, and for local communities to work with Cork County Council on projects that enhance the area in which the group is active. There are three distinct funding …

Cork County Council Municipal District Community Grant Schemes 2016 Read More »

Spring 2016 SHEP Short Course Programme

SHEP is an Irish, not-for-profit, community-based training and development organisation established in 1974 whose key areas of work include: a unique Training Programme based on experiential group-work approaches; Low-cost Counselling; Advocacy; providing specialist supports to community-based organisations; and International Partnership. Applications are now being taken for the Spring 2016 programme of short courses. For enquiries and application forms please …

Spring 2016 SHEP Short Course Programme Read More »

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership – Crime Prevention in the Home Information talk rescheduled

Due to unforeseen circumstances our information talk to be held at Avondhu Blackwater Partnership, The Mill, Castletownroche on ‘Crime Prevention in the Home’ has had to be deferred and will now take place on February 3rd, 2016 at 11am at the same venue. Sergeant John Kelly will give the talk and inform people on how to protect their …

Avondhu Blackwater Partnership – Crime Prevention in the Home Information talk rescheduled Read More »

Europe for Citizens: Call for Proposals OPEN!

Strand 1:  European RemembranceThis strand concerns defining moments and reference points in recent European history. Projects should encourage tolerance, mutual understanding, intercultural dialogue and reconciliation.  Projects will be implemented across a number of EU member states, or have a very clear European dimension. They should involve different types of: Organisations (local authorities, NGOs, research orgs) Activities (research, exhibitions, …

Europe for Citizens: Call for Proposals OPEN! Read More »

Minister Alex White announces €20 million available for energy efficiency under the 2016 Better Energy Communities scheme

Minister for Energy Alex White, TD, today (Wednesday) announced €20 million in grant offers for local communities under the 2016 Better Energy Communities scheme. The scheme, which is administered by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI), has supported 260 community energy efficiency projects over the last four years. As a result over 12,000 homes …

Minister Alex White announces €20 million available for energy efficiency under the 2016 Better Energy Communities scheme Read More »

From the Well; Short Story Competition 2016

The Cork County Library and Arts Service is launching the From the Well Short Story competition 2016. The competition invites entries from writers aged 18 and over who are registered library members. To mark the 1916 Centenary, the theme of this year’s short story competition is Revolution. Entrants may interpret the theme in its broadest sense. Twenty stories …

From the Well; Short Story Competition 2016 Read More »

ACE at UCC Launches New Part-time Certificate in Family Business Sustainability (Level 8)

Do you manage or own a family business? Would you like to explore key issues in ensuring the sustainability and continuity of family businesses, namely governance, ownership and management with your peers from other family businesses? Then, check out our innovative new part-time Certificate in Family Business Sustainability launching in January 2016. Places are limited, …

ACE at UCC Launches New Part-time Certificate in Family Business Sustainability (Level 8) Read More »