Older Persons’ Fund Now Open for Applications (Closes 20th Oct '21)

Brigid Geoghegan
Brigid Geoghegan • 23 September 2021

Older Persons’ Fund Now Open for Applications

The Community Foundation for Ireland’s Older Persons’ Fund is now open for applications.

The Older Persons’ Fund is a long-term philanthropic fund which promotes the civic engagement of older people, as a means of working towards making a difference in their communities.

The Fund builds on our long-standing engagement and commitment to supporting older people in their communities.

The Older Persons Fund has two separate categories this year, one each for Advocacy and Active Citizenship.

This year you may apply for a grant under these two categories:

1.Inclusion of older people in active citizenship roles – Grants of up to €7,500 will be available to organisations working towards inclusion of older people in active citizenship roles

2.Supporting older peoples’ voices at local & national level – Grants of up to €7,500 will available to organisations working towards supporting older peoples’ engagement in advocacy

 

More Information: https://www.communityfoundation.ie/grants/types-of-grants/the-older-persons-fund

 

Questions

If you are unsure about any of the above, or have any other queries, please contact the grants team on (0)1 874 7354 or e-mail info@foundation.ie

 

Deadline

The deadline for applications will be strictly 4.30 p.m on Wednesday 20 October 2021

 

Questions

If you are unsure about any of the above, or have any other queries, please contact the grants team on (0)1 874 7354 or e-mail info@foundation.ie

 

Deadline

The deadline for applications will be strictly 4.30 p.m on Wednesday 20 October 2021

 

More Information: https://www.communityfoundation.ie/grants/types-of-grants/the-older-persons-fund