The Community Foundation for Ireland has announced a once off round of small grants for equipment in early 2013. Closing date for applications will be 31 January 2013. The average grant will be €1,000 and the maximum grant will be €2,000. Groups can apply for a grant for:
- Small equipment for use by service users, such as educational toys, games and resources
- Equipment for use by active age groups engaging in physical and social activities
- Materials for therapeutic activities
- Equipment which will help establish a service, E.g. setting up care and repair programmes, men’s sheds, community playgroups and other services.