09/05/18

Grant of €3,923 approved by the Minister of State McHugh for Parents of the Gaeltacht, An Cheathrú Rua, Co. Galway, to buy educational books

Joe McHugh T.D., Government Chief Whip and Minister of State for the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands, announced today, 9 May 2018, that he has sanctioned a grant of €3,923 for Tuismitheoirí na Gaeltachta, to enable them to purchase educational books.

Announcing the grant, Minister of State McHugh said that he was pleased to be in a position to help this active group in delivering this project. “I am delighted that there will be an attractive and educational reading scheme in place for the children of Connemara.”

This grant is being sanctioned under the Gaeltacht action of the 20-Year Strategy for the Irish Language 2010-2030.

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Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, 23 Kildare Street, Dublin , D02 TD30. Tel: 01 631 3800 / LoCall: 1890 383 000

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