Community Funding & Support

Community Awards 2016

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Friday, September 2, 2016
dlr County
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Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council’s Community Awards highlight the activities, excellent work and projects of community and voluntary groups within the county area.  These awards afford the Council an opportunity to acknowledge the valuable contribution these groups provide in the community.

We are delighted to announce that the Overall Winner of the Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council's Community Awards 2016 is Kilcross Estate Management Forum. Congratulations!


We are also pleased to announce the winners in the following categories:

Community Services Category

3rd Place        Marsham Court Residents Association

2nd Place        Southside Women’s Action Network

1st Place        Hillview Community Resource Centre

Community Facilities Category

3rd Place        Shanganagh Park House

2nd Place        Kilcross Resource Centre

1st Place        Loughlinstown Community Rooms

Older Persons in the Community Category

3rd Place        Central Dun Laoghaire Senior Citizens

2nd Place        Kilcross Ladies/Over 50s Club        

1st Place        Loughlinstown Over 50s Activity Group

Services for Young People Category

3rd Place        Shanganagh Park House Summer Project

2nd Place        Sallynoggin Youth Project

1st Place        Southside Travellers Children and Young Peoples Programme

Environmental Awareness in Action Category

3rd Place        Meadowlands/Fitzgerald Park Estate Management Forum

2nd Place        Purple House, Allotment Project Rathsallagh

1st Place        St. Brigid’s Community Garden

Services for Children Under 10 Category

3rd Place        Shanganagh Park House Afterschool Project

2nd Place        Cois Cairn Community Playgroup

1st Place        Ballyogan Family Resource Centre Preschool Childcare and Afterschool Services

Arts, Culture & Recreation Category

Judges Commendation Award – Raging Hormones Drama Group

3rd Place        Balally Players Theatre Group

2nd Place        Shankill GAA Club

1st Place        Sport 4 Development Ireland