Older Persons’ Fund Now Accepting Applications

The Older Persons’ Fund at The Community Foundation for Ireland is now open for applications!  All applications are online and the closing date is 4.30 p.m. Friday 16 September 2016.

This year there are two categories that you may apply for a grant under:

A.  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

B.  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.

Who can apply

Not-for-profit organisations based in the Republic of Ireland, who believe they have a project which meets the criteria. As we will not consider applications which do not meet the stated criteria, we strongly recommend that you read the criteria (see below) before deciding to complete the application form.

Learn more here.