The Fund is part of the government’s response nationally to support the sports sector through COVID-19. With the support of Sport Ireland Cork Sports Partnership seeks to support, community sports and recreational facilities and amenities. The fund will look to rebuild the capacity of the many community facilities and amenities across Cork City and County. These facilities and amenities are key to the delivery of sport and physical activity opportunities and events to people of all ages and abilities across Cork Communities.
This fund is aimed at:
Community sports, recreational and leisure facilities and amenities can apply for funding of up to €1,500. Cork Sports Partnership will ensure that the investment is distributed fairly. Every effort will be made to ensure that the wider sports community benefits from this scheme. Funding will be awarded through a competitive bid process.
WHAT CAN FACILITIES USE THE FUNDING FOR?
Facilities can use the funding for the following:
Applicants who demonstrate and provide sport & physical opportunities for multiple target groups within the local community will be prioritised.
This funding was secured by Sport Ireland through the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport, and Media in response to COVID-19.