Donegal woman elected to the INCVF

The Chairperson of the Donegal County Community Forum, Paula Leonard, has been elected to the Irish National Community and Voluntary Forum (INCVF) National Executive.

Paula was one of 10 out of 23 candidates elected to the Executive at its AGM in Dublin on Saturday, April 2nd. Over a hundred delegates from throughout Ireland attended the event.

The INCVF is the national representative body of County and City Fora which were established as part of the local government reform process.

Established in November 2003, this national structure supports County Community and Voluntary Fora in their role in representing the community voice in local government structures.

Paula says she hopes her election will give the community and voluntary sector in Donegal a voice nationally......

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