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Meet our borrowers

We lend to the Community and Voluntary Sector, Charitable Organisations and Not-for-Profit organisations that make a social return as well as a financial return.

Social Returns include:
  • Housing for the homeless, low income, disabled and elderly
  • A cleaner and safer invironment
  • Jobs for the Long Term unemployed
  • Provision of Healthcare, Education and Training
  • Activities for Youth and Elderly
  • Sports and Recreation
  • Creating Community Spirit and encouraging Volunteerism
  • Transport and accessibility for people with limited mobility
  • Affordable Childcare
  •  Restoring and preserving Culture & Heritage
Examples:
1) Accessible Community Transport Southside in Ballyogan borrowed €15k from Clann Credo to help buy two new accessible minibuses.
2) Dublin Youth Theatre, Gardiner St borrowed €20k to help with production costs during their 30th commemoration year.
3) St Annes GAA club in Tallaght borrowed a €600k short term loan when they were building their new premises and were waiting to drawdown funding and a bank loan.
4) Kilnamanagh Family Recreation Centre borrowed €500k from Clann Credo to refurbish their recreation and community Centre in Tallaght.
 
View our borrower case studies here