Grants & Funding (Community)

Big Lottery ProgrammeThere are lots of different grants & funding available to community groups and projects that improve health, education and the environment.

Big Lottery Programme

Visit the Big Lottery Programmes website for more information.

Community Relations Council

Visit the Community Relations Council for more information on funding or programmes.

Peace III Programmes

For more information click here Peace III Programmes.

Rural Community Network

Visit the Rural Community Network website for more information.

Rural Development Council

Visit the Rural Development Council website for more information.

SOAR Funding

SOAR [Southern Organisation for Action in Rural areas] is the Joint Committee and Local Action Group for the Armagh, Craigavon and Newry & Mourne Council areas.

We are responsible for the administration of the Northern Ireland Rural Development Programme 2007-2013 (NIRDP) within the rural areas of Armagh, Craigavon and Newry. The NIRDP is part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) and is managed by the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Contact Details
SOAR Rural Development
Armagh City and District Council
The Palace Demesne
BT60 4EL
Tel: 028 3752 9618
Fax: 028 3752 9601

Sports Grant & Silver Card

For more information click on the link for:
Sports Grant
Silver Card