EXAMPLES AND INVESTMENT IN COMMUNITY PROJECTS

Click the project titles to read more 

COBH CATHEDRAL LIGHTING

This project was developed in tandem with Cobh Tourism. SECAD provided investment to allow for low energy lighting to be uses to illuminate this iconic cathedral.

SHARE

BALLYCOTTON ISLAND TOURS

Ballycotton Island Lighthouse Tours is a ‘not-for-profit’ company that aims to bring you on a magical, historical and unique tour.SECAD helped to make this happen.

SHARE

TRACTON ARTS AND COMNUNITY CENTRE

SECAD provided funding to the Knocknamanagh old school renovation project, which resulted in a community exhibition centre co-ordinated by Lisa Rauch. It is now a community centre, which provides exhibition space, theatre and activity areas.  

SHARE

CARRIGALINE ACTIVE RETIRED

Installation of outdoor exercise equipment promoting physical activity in adults particularly older adults living within Carrigaline. SECAD was delighted to support this project in 2011.

SHARE

TÚS EMPLOYMENT SCHEME

SECAD commenced the Tús Community Employment Initiative in July 2011 and steadily expanded it since then. The Tús initiative is a community work placement scheme providing short-term working opportunities for unemployed people. The placement opportunities benefit community and voluntary organisations in both urban and rural areas. The Department of Social Protection has overall responsibility for […]

SHARE

RURAL TRANSPORT PROGRAMME

SECAD operates 15 scheduled routes through the Rural Transport Programme in South & East Cork supporting various groups who have difficultly accessing public transport in the area.

SHARE

MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT – ISEMOA

SECAD is the only Irish Partner in a European mobility and accessibility project called “ISEMOA” (“Improving Seamless Energy-efficient Mobility chains for All”).

SHARE

CATALYST BUSINESS NETWORK FOR WOMEN

A project to provide information and advice, training and networking opportunities for women who are starting out or want to grow their business.

SHARE

CARRIGTWOHILL COMMUNITY COUNCIL

The council was established to promote and operate a community development programme, which acts as a focus and catalyst for community development for the community.

SHARE

KNOCKNAMANAGH COMMUNITY CENTRE AND THEATRE

Through the work of the Tracton Community Council the building was restored in 2008 with a view to developing a community facility on the site to cater for the 3000 people in the locality.

SHARE

HISTORIC GRAVES

20,000 grave memorial records from 127 historic graveyards were digitally submitted to Cork County Library by the Historic Graves project.

SHARE
@IFADub Rachel Sarah Murphy top tips in business - put out fires, don’t jump ship! #cashflow #confidence #listen #connect
Welcome to @superstylesabby @farmgatecafe @inamccarthy flowers @irishfilmacademy- sharing their business stories to… https://t.co/joLzItJQoT
We're welcoming local Cork business women @SECADCork today. A great opportunity for Women's Rural Entrepreneurial N… https://t.co/XaM1AF38CQ
RT @watlanticsports: Few places still remaining on this Cycling Ireland approved skills course running on 3rd & 10th April from Blackrock C…
"Ireland emerging from a lost decade and catching up on lost time" An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar #Ireland2040 #ucc https://t.co/7Pl9dNyVUO
#Irelandd2040 recondition of importance of life long learning and role of #cetb #cit #UCC ....Minister Pascal Donoh… https://t.co/xfRwY3CIpa
The most important Government Iniative that I have evee been involved with.@simoncoveney '.it's a people's plan'… https://t.co/hbqvxB5jT5
Strong statements recognising the importance of rural communities in sustaining a balanced future and it's links to… https://t.co/tuPOTCc2Yf
Looking forward to the presentations today from Irelands Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister at the #2040 whic… https://t.co/TFzfScwIQ5
Opportunity to contribute to Cork consultation on supporting people with disabilities to obtain and retain employme… https://t.co/tse2MxV6f9