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Funding applications are now open!

Funding applications for groups and organisations are now open until January 18th 2019, which will enable them to further develop a community food-growing projects. The Energia Get Ireland Growing Fund will be split across three categories, ‘Sow’, ‘Grow’ and ‘Harvest’ with awards ranging from €500 to €2,000 with one group selected to receive €5,000. Energia and GIY will support at least 86 community food growing groups from all across the island of Ireland.

About Energia Get Ireland Growing

Last year we gave 86 communities a share of a whopping €75,000 Get Ireland Growing Fund and this year we are back once again to give community food growing projects the cash boost they need to Get Ireland Growing.

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Awardee Map 2018

Awardee Map 2018

Our beautiful map shows some of the wonderful community growing projects that received funding in 2018

Awards 2018

From 747 applications, 86 inspirational projects were selected to share €75,000.

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Energia Get Ireland Growing in numbers so far...

€145,000

Of funding was shared!

1352

Community groups applied!

171

Communities shared the fund

Awardee Map 2017

Awardee Map 2017

Our beautiful map shows some of the wonderful community growing projects that received funding in 2017.

Awardee Stories 2017

Awardee Stories 2017

The goal of the Energia Get Ireland Growing Fund is to boost community food growing projects throughout Ireland. From 605 applications, 85 inspirational projects were selected to share €70,000. Here are some of the amazing stories of the awardees from last year!

Energia Get Ireland Growing is now open for applications!

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