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Financing Community Growth- Loans, Grants and Fundraising

Dated: 19 October 2016

Clann Credo – Community Loan Finance to host a seminar on Financing Your Community.

Clann Credo – Community Loan Finance, is hosting an information seminar on Financing Community Growth – Loans, Grants, Fundraising at Claremorris Town Hall, Wednesday 19th October 2016 from 7-9pm.

Clann Credo is Ireland’s leading provider of community loans to voluntary groups, charities, social enterprises and amateur sports clubs. Clann Credo is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, and to mark this milestone a series of community events will take place across the country. Since 1996, Clann Credo has invested over €85 million in community organisations throughout Ireland.

Speakers on the evening are:

  • Tracey Hannon - Social Finance Executive for Clann Credo in the Western region, who will discuss community loan finance and how it can assist communities in getting projects up and running. Tracey will also demonstrate the importance of community loan finance in supporting the development of sustainable communities.

  • Norita Clesham –Development Officer with Mayo South West LEADER Company LTD. who will discuss Grant Funding for Community Development with particular reference to the new LEADER Programme.

  • Justin McDermott – Fundraising Manager with Jigsaw Galway, who has extensive knowledge of the fundraising sector will describe how a community organisation can develop an effective fundraising and sponsorship strategy.

  • Alma Gallagher – Manager of Clár ICH, Claremorris, who will discuss how Community Loan Finance, grants and fundraising helped their projects.

We hope you can make it,

Clann Credo Team

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