LEADER Case Studies

Image source: South Kerry Development Partnership.

In their latest newsletter, the South Kerry Development Partnership showcase 14 projects, in Iveragh, South Kerry, that have received funding under LEADER in the Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 (extended to 2022), across the economic development, social inclusion and environment themes.

  • Forbairt na Dromoda.
  • Valentia Community Health & Welfare Association.
  • Coiste Forbartha na Sceilge – Ionad Oidhreachta na Sceilge – The Skelligs Heritage Centre.
  • Heritage Iveragh – Oidhreacht Uíbh Ráthaigh.
  • Camo’s Artisan Foods.
  • Portmagee Community Centre.
  • IRD Foilmore-Kells CLG.
  • Skellig Distillers Limited – T/A Skellig Six18.
  • IRD Waterville – Friends of St. Michael’s Church.
  • McGill’s Brewery.
  • Conlon Designs.
  • Aspire Fitness.
  • Coiste Pobail Cathair Donall (2 projects).

The South Kerry Development Partnership Chairman, CLLR. Michael Cahill, has called on new projects to come forward, as we enter into the Transitional LEADER Programme 2021–2022:

“If you have a business idea in mind or are wishing to expand your existing business or if you are involved in a community group interested in developing a particular project I would encourage you to contact the LEADER Programme officer for your relevant area.”

The full newsletter is available to view here.