Covid 19 Stability Fund for Unincorporated Entities - Phase 2 Open for Applications

The Department of Rural and Community Development has announced the COVID-19 Stability Fund phase 2 is now open. Phase one was announced on 26th June and it awarded €10.5 million in supports to 179 organisations.

Phase 2 is now open and accepting applications from:

  • Unincorporated organisations which are registered with the Charities Regulator in Ireland CRA, 
  • Are providing supports and services to vulnerable individuals in Ireland on or before the 1st January 2019, 
  • Have projected loss in traded or fundraising income of 25% or more in 2020,

The Scheme focuses on organisations providing supports and services in the following sectors:

  • Health and Social Care (including addiction, disability and mental health) 
  • Child and Family Services (including counselling/therapies) 
  • Domestic/Sexual/Gender based violence 
  • Housing/Homelessness 
  • Community Services (e.g. meals on wheels/befriending services/old age supports/vulnerable people’s support groups etc.) 
  • Community Education Sector

How to Apply:

Further details on Phase 2 are available here. Applications are submitted online.  

The closing date for applications is Monday, 10 August 2020 at 3pm.

Contact Us:

For further information on the The Department of Rural and Community Development COVID-19 Stability Fund, contact Evelyn Smyth, Senior Manager, Audit and Business Advisory at (090) 6480600.