Athenry Community Council is a community based, non-profit, voluntary organisation established in 1976. Among the responsibilities of the Community Council is maintaining the many properties held in trust for the use of the community in Athenry.
Mission / Objectives: The involvement of all people in the parish of Athenry in the promotion of the social, cultural and economic welfare of the whole community. To represent the community in dealings with statutory bodies and other agencies in seeking, when considered necessary, technical, financial or other assistance in the promotion of the common good. To assist where possible and considered desirable the statutory and other agencies in the exercise of their functions in the locality. To hold beneficially by rental, lease, purchase, donation or otherwise such properties and effects as shall be necessary or expedient to attain these needs.
The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2018 – 2022 is funded by the Irish Government through the Department of Rural and Community Development and co-funded by the European Social Fund under the Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014 – 2020.
Tá an Clár Gníomhachtúcháin Pobail agus Cuimsiú Sóisialta (SICAP) 2018 – 2022 maoinithe ag rialtas na hÉireann trí an Roinn Forbartha Tuaithe agus Pobail agus arna chómhaoiniú ag Ciste Sóisialta na hEorpa faoi an Clár um Infhostaitheacht, Cuimsiú agus Foghlaim (PEIL) 2014-2020.