Minister Ring allocates over €1.5 million to Saint Vincent De Paul and Protestant Aid

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, today announced the provision of €1,410,000 and €180,000 respectively to St Vincent De Paul (SVP) and Protestant Aid.

This funding recognises the contribution of these organisations in fighting poverty through the provision of practical assistance to people in need across Ireland… Continue reading.

Diverse range of food businesses to benefit from over €550,000 through the LEADER Food Initiative

Minister Ring and Minister Creed approve funding of €557,000 for 12 projects as part of Leader Food Initiative

Minister Ring and Minister Creed approve 12 projects

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, and the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, today approved funding of €557,408 for 12 LEADER Food Initiative projects, which have been independently evaluated and recommended for approval by the Local Action Groups (LAG)… Continue reading.

Ministers Ring and Canney announce €500,000 in extra funding for the Western Development Commission

Michael Ring, TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development, and Seán Canney TD, Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development, today, announced additional funding of €500,000 for the Western Development Commission (WDC)… Continue reading.