16/04/2013: €2,000 sanctioned by the Minister of State at the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Dinny McGinley T.D. for Cumann Scoildrámaíochta na Gaillimhe
The Minister of State at the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Dinny McGinley T.D. has announced today (Tuesday 16th April 2013) that he has sanctioned a grant of €2,000 for Cumann Scoildrámaíochta na Gaillimhe to enable them to cover the costs of Féile Scoildrámaíochta na Gaillimhe 2013.
The Minister of State said that he was happy to be able to provide a grant to the festival. “This grant is a good example of my Department’s commitment to supporting practical initiatives, such as this festival, which are of great help in strengthening the Irish language both within the Gaeltacht outside the area,” said the Minister of State.