Grants for Gatherings
COMMUNITY groups and organisations planning events for next year's Gathering festival can apply for aid form a new fund.
Kerry has been allocated €55,000 of the €2 million fund, which was set up jointly by IPB Insurance and the Gathering Ireland. The fund will be administered by local authorities who can give a grant of €25,000 - €60,000 to flagship events.
The Gathering Ireland has allocated a further €1 million to the fund to target other local events, with grants from €500- €2,500 available.