Stay up to date with the Ring of Gullion

Sign up to ensure that you don't miss out on any Ring of Gullion news and events!

Small Grant for Food for Life Get Togethers

Posted on:

Small Grant for Food for Life Get Togethers

Food for Life’s “Get Togethers” connects people through the power of good food  from growing, cooking and eating.

Food for Life invite applications from schools, churches, care settings, growing and community groups. Our eligible test and learn regions are Newry, Mourne and Down, Fermanagh and Omagh and Belfast district Council areas. These events can be virtual or socially distanced using Government Guidelines. They are offering small grants of £150 from June 2020 to April 2021.

They welcome applications which have a focus on one or more of the following:

  • Food activity that has potential to be long term and become a normal and regular activity your community just does
  • Food based activity that is community led and created together with the people and communities who will benefit
  • Food activity which includes people and groups from disadvantaged and diverse communities
  • Activity that brings people, households, streets, neighbourhoods & communities together through food
  • Food activity which tackles or reduces experience of loneliness or social isolation for younger and older people in your community
  • Food activity which encourages people to have a more positive attitude to ageing and/or people from backgrounds different to their own
  • Online and virtual ways to meaningfully Get Together through good food, cooking, growing or sharing

The closing date for the next round is 12th February , click here for more information. 

If you require any support, please contact Ann at [email protected]

Lottery Funded
NIEA DoE N&M DC Biodiversity

Quick Contact

Ring of Gullion AONB
Crossmaglen Community Centre,
O’Fiaich Square,
BT35 9AA.

Tel: +44 (0)330 137 4898


Visitor Servicing and Attractions: 0330 137 4046

for any visitor servicing questions.

Latest Tweets

Photo Galleries & Videos

Click to access the login or register cheese