The Rural Micro Capital Grant Scheme is a programme funded by DAERA through which rural community groups can apply for funding of up to £1500 (85% of project cost). The aim of the programme is to tackle rural poverty and social isolation in the heart of the community through groups like yours.
Previously funded items have included, tables and chairs, crockery and kitchenware, dishwasher, new windows, cavity wall insulation, security doors, bowling mats, boxing mats, computers and laptops, printers, projector and screen, large TV monitor screen, installation of safety equipment to child play area, new flooring and much more.
Please contact us for an application pack. Contact details below:
For groups in Ards & North Down Borough Council area, Newry, Mourne and Down District Council area, and Lisburn and Castlereagh area, County Down Rural Community Network is delivering this Scheme on behalf of the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs.
Tel: Downpatrick Office 02844612311
Download an application and guidance pack below
Please note if your groups are in the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Council Area please contact TADA Rural Support Network.