Community Impact Prize

Online Voting NOW OPEN

The “Get Involved Awards” for 2015 have been underway over the last 10 months and we are quickly nearing the awards day at the end of this month.  The Clann Credo “Community Impact Prize” category has now been opened out to an online vote.

This will allow communities celebrate their success and communicate the great things their projects are achieving locally.
The online voting is now open and will close on Tuesday, 23rd February.

To vote go to www.get-involved.ie/voting 

The Clann Credo “Community Impact” total prize fund is €5,000; 1st prize is €3,000, 2nd prize is €1,500 and the 3rd prize is €500.

The Clann Credo “Community Impact Prize” highlights how outstanding community-based projects meet local and community needs in an innovative & collaborative way.
In total 6 projects from around the country have been shortlisted for this year’s prize.

 

Project; Newspaper;
ATHY Men’s Shed Barrow Cot Boats  Kildare Nationalist
Boomerang Enterprises Cork Evening Echo
Copper Coast Geopark  Munster Express
Loughmore Tea Rooms Tipperary Star
Moyhill Community Garden Clare Champion
Siopa Na Feirme Kerryman

 

Members of the local community are encouraged to get behind their local shortlisted project by sharing information about the online voting on social media (Facebook, Twitter) and through their other local networks (GAA, parish newsletter, PPN network etc.).
All members of the community are encouraged to cast their vote on www.get-involved.ie/voting.
Also, anyone who votes will be in with a chance to win a €100 voucher for themselves or their community project, which will go towards one of The Wheel’s (www.wheel.ie) training courses!

For more information on Clann Credo and the loans they provide please go here.