Development Fund allocations

members of the Donegal Electoral Area Committee have agreed the distribution of €100,000 from the Development Fund Initiative for 2012.

members of the Donegal Electoral Area Committee have agreed the distribution of €100,000 from the Development Fund Initiative for 2012.

The allocations for this year are as follows:Donegal Family Resource Centre Community Garden €6,000; Killybegs Information Centre €4,000; Comhairle Paroiste Ghleann Colm Cille Muirlin River Walk €10,000; Ballyshannon Bundoran Neighbourhood Youth Project €2,000; Abbey Centre Ballyshannon €10,000; Erne Enterprise/Tir Hugh €5,000; Glen River Walk €6,600; Kilcar Tourism €5,000; Slieve League Walkers €3,400; Killybegs International Carpet Making and Fishing Centre €5,000; Ballysaggart Restoration/Memorial Committee €5,000; Sea Sessions, Bundoran €8,000; Bundoran Parish Graveyards mapping survey €3,000; Rory Gallagher Festival €10,000; Donegal Bay Rowing Committee €10,000; South West Donegal Community Radio €3,000; Scoil Chaitriona Parents Committee €2,000; St Catherine’s Marching Band, Killybegs €2,000.

Mr Barney McLaughlin, Area Manager, Community & Enterprise, reminded members: “No group has yet been granted any money. The funding is not fully confirmed until the application form comes in and it is confirmed that the organisation meets the terms and conditions of the grant.”