Limerick Winners of Go for Life Scheme for Older People welcomed by Neville

DAN NEVILLE T.D. ANNOUNCES LOCAL WINNERS OF GO FOR LIFE SCHEME FOR OLDER PEOPLE.

“The local winners of a scheme to encourage older people to be more active were announced to-day by Dan Neville, Fine Gael T.D., Limerick.

“Over 1,000 groups and clubs around Ireland have been included in the Go For Life Scheme, an Age and Opportunity initiative funded by the Irish Sports Council and announced this week by Michael Ring T.D., Minister of State for Tourism & Sport.”

Deputy Neville said “The Irish Sports Council has received €43.5million national in funding this year from the Department of Transport, Tourism & Sport.   I am very pleased to see a contribution for this funding going towards the Go for Life Grant Scheme again this year”.

“A record number of 1009 Groups are sharing almost €300,000 in funding for activities of their own choice”

“Details of successful applicants in Limerick.

Kilfinane ARA                                                                                      Awarded €260

Kildimo ICA                                                                             Awarded €260

Kilmallock ARA                                                                        Awarded €260

Grange ICA                                                                              Awarded €260

Ballyhahill/Loughil Going Strong Club                                    Awarded €260

ARA Friends Newcastle West                                                  Awarded €260

Ballyagran/Castletown/Colmanswell ARA                             Awarded €270

Patrickswell ARA                                                                     Awarded €260

Crecora ICA                                                                             Awarded €250

Murroe/Bohar ICA                                                                  Awarded €250

Glin ICA                                                                                   Awarded €260

Adare ARA                                                                               Awarded €270

Limerick County Civil Defence ARA                                        Awarded €260

Friars Gate Theatre                                                                Awarded €260

Fedamore ICA                                                                         Awarded €260

Pallasgreen ARA                                                                     Awarded €270

Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland, Adare Daycare Centre          Awarded €260

Limerick Strand Probus Club                                                  Awarded €270

Croom Communities in Motion                                              Awarded €270

Dromcollogher & District Respite Care Centre Ltd               Awarded €300

Pallasgreen ICA                                                                       Awarded €270

Ardagh ICA                                                                              Awarded €260

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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ARA Na Feile (Abbeyfeale ARA)                                              Awarded €300

Castlemahon ICA                                                                    Awarded €260

Kilmallock ICA                                                                         Awarded €250

Cappamore ICA                                                                       Awarded €250

Doon ICA                                                                                 Awarded €260

 

 

“These grants allow people to decide for themselves how to be more active.    They make a huge contribution to improving the physical, mental and social wellbeing of older people throughout the country.    I am well aware of the huge potential of sport and physical activity that contributes to development of a healthier society and that of the vital role which sport pays in local communities through Ireland”.

 

 

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Contact

Dan Neville TD

086-2435536