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‘GRANT TO GIVE BACK’ – YOUNG APPRENTICES ARE READY TO AWARD £4000 FUNDING

Five young apprentices who are part of the Fermanagh Trust’s ‘Grant Maker Apprentice Programme’ are inviting local organisations to apply for funding. With over 20 years experience in managing various funds, the Fermanagh Trust is now handing over the reins to young people in order to develop leadership, build capacity among the young grant makers and create opportunities for local groups to receive funding and engage in community action. Starting at the end of the last year...

FUNDING BOOST FOR BROOKEBOROUGH ORGANISATIONS FROM THEIR LOCAL WIND FARM FUND

Organisations in Brookeborough have received a funding boost from the Teiges Wind Farm Fund to support a wide range of educational, environmental, cultural and sporting initiatives. Energia Renewables, owners of the Teiges Mountain Wind Farm launched the community fund in 2017. The fund, administered by the Fermanagh Trust, was set up to ensure that the wind farm, whilst having obvious environmental benefits, will also provide significant social and economic benefits to the local community. G...

WIND FARM FUNDING AWARDED IN DRUMQUIN AND KILLEN

The local communities in Drumquin and Killen have received a huge funding boost from Energia, owners of the Cornavarrow and Slieveglass Wind Farms. Supporting a wide range of capital, educational, environmental, cultural and sporting initiatives. Energia Renewables launched the community fund in 2018, administered by the Fermanagh Trust. The fund was set up to ensure that the wind farms, whilst having obvious environmental benefits, will also provide significant social and economic benefits to...