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Christmas Lights Grants Scheme 2021

Christmas Lights Grants Scheme 2021

Cavan County Council has awarded €32,000 in funding for towns and villages in Cavan to meet some of the costs of the provision of Christmas 2021 lighting.

Published on: 03 Dec 2021

This scheme was introduced to help increase the festive atmosphere in towns and villages in Cavan in this difficult year and to emphasise the need to stay local and support local businesses.

This initiative will provide a grant to help groups counteract the difficulties of fundraising during Covid restrictions.

The list of successful applicants is as follows:

                                                                                                                                      Community Group  Town/Village    Grant Approved
Cavan Town Team Cavan  € 1,750.00
Virginia Development Association  Virginia                                 € 1,750.00
Ballyjamesduff Community Council Ballyjamesduff  € 1,750.00
Kingscourt Town Team  Kingscourt town € 1,750.00
Bailieborough Christmas Lights  Bailieborough € 1,750.00
Cootehill Chamber of Commerce Cootehill  € 1,250.00
Cootehill Town Team Cootehill € 500.00
Belturbet Christmas Lights  Belturbet € 1,500.00
Ballyconnell & District Development Association  Ballyconnell Town  € 1,500.00
Mullagh Tourism & Community Development Committee Mullagh  € 1,500.00
Killeshandra Lights Committee  Killeshandra Town € 1,000.00
Killinagh Community Development Blacklion village € 1,000.00
Swanlinbar Development Association Swanlinbar  € 1,000.00
Butlersbridge Tidy Towns  Butlersbridge € 1,000.00
Ballinagh Christmas Lights Committee Ballinagh Town  € 1,000.00
Kilnaleck Area Development Committee Kilnaleck € 1,000.00
Gowna District Council CLG Gowna Village € 1,000.00
Arva Town Development Association  Arva Town € 1,000.00
Ballyhaise Development Association Ballyhaise  € 1,000.00
Shercock Killann Rural Development  Shercock € 1,000.00
Dowra Resource Centre Ltd Dowra € 500.00
Templeport Development Association  Bawnboy € 500.00
Ballymacgovern Village Group  Ballymagovern  € 500.00
Glangevlin Community Development Glangevlin € 500.00
Drumlane Community Partnership Milltown € 500.00
Corlough Development Association  Corlough € 500.00
Denn GFC  Crosskeys  € 500.00
Kilcogy Community Development  Kilcogy  € 500.00
Mountnugent Community Group Mountnugent € 500.00
Maghera Development Association Maghera  € 500.00
Tierworker Community Group Tierworker € 500.00
Redhills Christmas Tree Committee  Redhills  € 500.00
Stradone Christmas Tree Committee Stradone  € 500.00
Lavey Strand Development Association  Lavey € 500.00

                                                                                          

The scheme closed on Tuesday, 30 November 2021