2017 Events Schedule
As part of the The Wheel's European Programme, we meet with community groups and local authority staff from all over the country , telling the Europe for Citizens story and encouraging applications.
Hear all about the programme and how to apply at the following events:
Achieve Fundraising Sustainability for Your Nonprofit: This workshop will provide you with a tried and trusted fundraising process to take you towards your financial goals. Includes a presentation on the Europe for Citizens Programme. Limerick 22 February 2017 @ 9.30am with Hugh O'Reilly. Book here.
EU Funding and Policy - An Interactive Discussion with Deirdre Clune MEP: Here is your opportunity to learn more about European funding opportunities and to consider some crucial questions for your organisation and its role in Europe. Information on Europe for Citizens will be available. Cork 24 February 2017 @ 11am-1pm. Book now.
Spotlight on Town Twinning, Killarney: This short information session delivered by Deirdre Finlay from The Wheel is aimed at staff from local authorities, town twinning associations and community groups interested in starting or funding a town twinning project. Killarney 28 March 2017 @2pm-4pm. Book here
Spotlight on Town Twinning, Kilkenny: This short information session delivered by Deirdre Finlay from The Wheel is aimed at staff from local authorities, town twinning associations and community groups interested in starting or funding a town twinning project. Killkenny, 25 April 2017 @11am-1pm. Book here.
EU Funding for Cultural Organisations (The Wheel, The Arts Council and Leargas): This half-day information session will provide Irish organisations with an overview of Creative Europe, Europe for Citizens and Erasmus+, the EU’s culture, citizenship and youth programmes. Galway, 13 June 2017 @10am-1pm. Book here.
The Wheel Annual Conference and Expo, Europe for Citizens Programme Information Stand: 28 June 2017. Details coming.
Deirdre Finlay is the European Programmes Coordinator at The Wheel. With over 12 years' experience of programme management, institutional funding (Irish Aid, EU) and communications, Deirdre has specific insights to share on grants available under the Europe for Citizens Programme. An experienced facilitator, she also provides training and technical advice on the preparation of proposals.
Hugh O'Reilly is Director of Business Development for The Wheel, responsible for directing, leading and supporting work areas on behalf of The Wheel and its members. Hugh has over ten years experience in in management and business development roles in construction, education, the arts and voluntary organisations.