Funding Opportunity: JP McManus Benevolent Fund

The JP McManus Benevolent Fund aims to support local community initiatives and non-profit organisations throughout the Mid-West of Ireland. Valued at €40 million, the Fund is managed as a sole entity, independent of any existing programmes sponsored by Mr McManus.

Chaired by Sue Ann Foley, the new entity is operated by a select Committee Group working to enhance the quality of life in local communities. The key focus areas will be on community development, healthcare development, education development, local infrastructural development.

Further information and application details can be found at

Please note that the JP McManus Benevolent Fund opens and closes unexpectedly so please do get your applications in soon before it closes again.