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Update From Alliance For Insurance Reform

Update From Alliance For Insurance Reform

PRESS RELEASE LATEST INSURANCE UPDATE SHOWS LITANY OF DELAYS IN TRANSPARENCY REFORMS  POLICYHOLDERS “ABANDONED BY THE STATE” The Alliance for Insurance Reform has accused the State of abandoning insurance policyholders as the latest Cost of Insurance Working...

Update From SPC2 Environment and Infrastructure: March 2020

Update From SPC2 Environment and Infrastructure: March 2020

Sligo PPN Community Representative Update Update from SPC2 : Environment & Infrastructure March 2020 Provided by Community & Voluntary Rep Sharon Eastwood   Warm welcome was received by all for the newly elected PPN reps at the recent Environment &...

PPN Report GAA Games For All

PPN Report GAA Games For All

This is the February report from member group GAA Games For All - we especially love the fantastic new logo! Wheelchair Hurling / Camogie update 2020.     Provisional Dates for Leagues and Ch/ip 2020:- Rd1- 18th  April Connacht (Galway venue), Rd2-...

Vision For Wellbeing

Vision For Wellbeing

CLICK HERE to read the latest PPN press release on our Health and Wellbeing Vision process

Community Insurance – Questions for Candidates

Community Insurance – Questions for Candidates

Sligo PPN have been working with the Alliance for Insurance Reform to try and reduce insurance costs for community groups. As a general election is called this is your chance to ask candidates how they intend to support the community sector on this issue CLICK HERE...

JOHN SWEENEY ON CLIMATE CHANGE

JOHN SWEENEY ON CLIMATE CHANGE

The Sligo PPN environment college were lucky enough to entice Professor John Sweeney to act as keynote speaker at a recent Climate Change in Sligo event. To watch John's speech in full CLICK HERE

Digital Skills For Citizens

Digital Skills For Citizens

The internet is a wonderful resource and it's for everybody. However, almost one in seven adults living in Ireland have never used the internet. The 'Digital Skills for Citizens' Programme focuses on supporting and empowering citizens to participate fully in Ireland's...

Vision For Community Wellbeing

Vision For Community Wellbeing

BACKGROUND Wellbeing is an increasingly common term that can describe wider conditions than good physical and mental health, which we need as individual and communities to have a better quality of life, a healthier environment and increased prosperity. Some of these...

Community Insurance Impact Survey

Community Insurance Impact Survey

PPNs around the country have been working to assess the impact that rising insurance costs are having on the community and voluntary sector. Over 750 community groups have completed the survey with some startling results that show the crisis these costs are having on...

Community Foundation Grant

Community Foundation Grant

The Community Foundation of Ireland are inviting community groups who are interested in, or already working on, sustainability projects to apply to the Environment & Nature Fund - Sustainable Communities fund. By implementing local actions focused on national...

Sligo PPN Promotional Video

Check out our PPN promotional video to hear why some of our member groups joined up https://www.facebook.com/sligoppn/videos/303014383678973/

Sligo Draft Climate Adaptation Plan

Sligo Draft Climate Adaptation Plan

Sligo County Council have launched the Sligo Draft Climate Adaptation Plan Do not miss your chance to influence how we help protect the natural environment for future generations make a submission to climate@sligococo.ie by 26 July

Patagonia Environmental Grants

Patagonia funds only environmental work. We are most interested in making grants to organizations that identify and work on the root causes of problems and that approach issues with a commitment to long-term change. Because we believe that the most direct path to real...

EPA – Event Support Grants

EPA - Event Support Grants The Environmental Protection Agency provides funding to support science, technology, research and innovation projects through grant-aid to third level institutions, state agencies, government departments, local and regional authorities, the...

Sligo Funding Digest March – May 2019

Sligo Funding Digest March – May 2019

Click here to check out the latest funding digest put together by The Wheel and brought to you by Sligo PPN Take a look and see if any of the funding opportunities on offer might be able to support your group to develop, grow and change the community around you

Sligo PPN : Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals

Sligo PPN : Supporting the Sustainable Development Goals

On 25 September 2015, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Last Thursday, Sligo PPN brought these...

Heritage Linkage Group Event

Heritage Linkage Group Event

On 7th February Sligo PPN Heritage Linkage Group hosted the event: Promoting Sligo’s Heritage – An Information & Networking Opportunity This event offered a report on the implementation of the County Sligo Heritage Plan during 2018, as well as highlighting the...

Event Greening Guide

Event Greening Guide

Check out this fantastic, practical and budget friendly guide produced by the PPN Environment College If you are planning a festival or event please take a read to see how you can ensure that your event is friendlier to the environment while still remaining fabulous...

X-HALE 2019 Short Film Competition Grant Call

The Irish Cancer Society is now inviting youth groups, clubs services, projects and Youthreach / Community Training Centres to apply for an X-HALE 2019 Short Film Competition grant. Since 2011, the Irish Cancer Society has provided funding, training and resources to...

OLDER PERSONS FUND

The Older Persons’ Fund is a long-term philanthropic fund which promotes the civic engagement of older people, as a means of working towards making a difference in their communities This year there are two categories that you may apply for a grant under: Inclusion of...

Sligo PPN Promotional Video

Sligo PPN Promotional Video

Please take a few minutes to check out our fantastic new promotional video below which highlights to community groups around the county the benefits of joining Sligo PPN. Special thanks to Stephen Hallinan who produced the video for us and to all the community groups...

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