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Department for Communities (DfC) Small Capital Grants Programme

 DfC has launched this year’s Small Capital Grants Programme. The Programme, which has a total fund of £800,000, is aimed at assisting voluntary and community organisations to help them purchase items of equipment to enhance and sustain the activities and services they provide to the community. Grants of between £1,500 and £5,000 are available for the purchase of items such as IT equipment, sporting equipment, catering equipment and material to support arts and cultural activities within the voluntary and community sector. Applications are invited from constituted organisations that have an annual income of no more than £100,000.

To be eligible for grant assistance applicants must be constituted voluntary or community sector organisations located in Northern Ireland, with an annual unrestricted income of less than £100,000 per year.

Co-operation Ireland are administering the Programme on behalf of the Department.

Deadline: 14 August 2020.

Completed applications should be emailed to smallcapitalgrants@cooperationireland.org, and must be received by 5pm Friday 14th August 2020

Click here to download the Small Capital Grants Application Form.