Ballyhoura Development CLG is a Local Development Company that works with communities to develop local solutions to local issues, with a focus on promoting economic development and addressing inequality and social exclusion.
Operating across the Ballyhoura area of South & East Limerick and North East Cork, it is a company limited by guarantee, with charitable status, and is governed by a multi-sectoral partnership structure. The Board of Directors comprises representatives of the community & voluntary sector, social partners and public and elected representatives.
The company manages EU and National programmes and projects including the Rural Development Programme (LEADER), The Rural Social Scheme (RSS), The Tús Scheme, Local Training Initiative’s (LTI’s), Jobs Club, and the Towards Occupation Programme – and brokers mainstream funding with the aim of revitalising the rural area.
This funding is managed with efficiency, accountability and transparency.