Sligo LEADER Partnership were successful in making an application in conjunction with Connacht GAA to develop the world’s largest sports air dome in Bekan, Co. Mayo.
The Festival has been supported by the LEADER Programme for marketing & infrastructure.
The club has been supported by 2 different awards of LEADER Grant aid; one of €200,000 towards the completion of the Club house and community space and another grant of €24,828 towards developing remote working and conferencing facilities in the building. The Club is also supported by the Rural Social Scheme.
The development of a playground was supported by a LEADER Grant of €82,430. St Mary’s Community Centre in Curry is also supported by the Rural Social Scheme.
Coolaney Development Company was awarded €150,517 of LEADER aid towards their project to establish the first Community Café in Connacht and €195,112 to develop the community park. Coolaney village also benefits from both Rural Social Scheme and TÚS support to village maintenance, ensuring their award-winning status!
This project was awarded LEADER funding of €39,327 towards the development of a loop trail for walkers, joggers, runners and junior cyclists.
Ballymote First Responders sought LEADER grant aid for the continuation and expansion of their first responder scheme affiliated to the National Ambulance Service and the addition of four new public access defibrillators
Sligo LEADER Partnership CLG is delighted to be able to support the club off the pitch through the TÚS programme. Sligo Rovers was also awarded €29,778 of LEADER aid towards the development of a strategic masterplan.
Sligo Men’s Shed is a dedicated, friendly and welcoming meeting place where men can come together. It’s a place where men can share their skills and knowledge with others, learn new skills or redevelop old skills.
Cosy Cats Childcare, situated in the Catacombs in Sligo Town, is a Tús Host. The project was also awarded €42,924 of LEADER aid for building repairs.