Four Donegal projects share 250 thousand euro of development funding

Carndonagh receives 50k in funding
Carndonagh receives 50k in funding

Four projects in Donegal are to benefit from 250 thousand euro worth of funding under a new rural development pilot scheme.

As part of the Rural Economic Development Zone initiative Buncrana has been allocated €150,000, Carndonagh €50,000, An Bun Beag €25,000 and Doe Castle €25,000.

The concept of a REDZ involves supporting communities to avail of opportunities to help themselves and their local areas in a community led approach to rural development.

Cllr Martin McDermott is Vice-Chairperson of the Carndonagh Community Development Company - he says its great news for Inishowen: