Grants announced to promote physical activity for people over 50


41 groups in Donegal are sharing just over €10,000 to promote physical activity for people over 50. The "Go for Life" Grant Scheme is overseen by Age & Opportunity and Sport Ireland.

The grant recipients include Active Retirement Groups, ICA guilds, Local Sports Partnerships, Sports Clubs, Family Resources Centres and many others who provide older people with opportunities to get active.


The successful Donegal groups are: The Friday Club Lifford ARA, Greencastle Community Dev. Co. Ltd., The Forge Family Resource Centre FRC, Newtowncunningham Badminton Club, Donegal, Family Resource Centre Ltd FRC, Brindley Manor Private Nursing Home, Lifford 50+ Group ARA, Serenity ARA, Rosbeg and Downstrands Care of the Aged Committee, Pettigo Day Centre, Dunkineely Active Age Group ARA, Letterkenny CDP, Arthritis Ireland, Donegal Branch, Kinlough ICA Guild, South West Donegal Communities Partnership Ltd, Moville & District Family Resource Centre Ltd., FRC, , Ballyshannon Leisure Centre, Sliabh Sneacht Community and Heritage Centre, Milford Swimming Club, Lifford ICA, Castlefin 50 - 60+ Group, Tir Chonaill U3A Errigal Branch, Mná Phort Mhaise, Coole Cranford Community Centre, Clonmany Youth and Community Resource Centre, Cloghan Day Centre, Cara House Family Resource Centre Ltd. FRC, Pobal Eascarragh Teo, Active Seniors, Cranford Womens Group, Carndonagh ARA, Ardara ICA, Spraoi Agus Sport Family Centre Ltd, Donegal Town ARA, Ramelton Indoor Bowling Club, Irish Wheelchair Association, Manorcunningham, St. Marys Bowling Club, Inch Island Indoor Bowling, Radharc na Cille Residents Association, Cumann Cairdeas Chloich Cheann Fhaola, Bundoran ARA