Ours to Protect – Seeds of Change Grant 04/10/2023

Highland Radio are delighted to partner with Coimisiún na Meán in launching a new series dealing with various topics on sustainability.

Donna-Marie Doherty of Highland Radio will have a weekly feature on Tuesdays at 12:30 covering a real mix of different topics and interviews with businesses and experts who have a common interest on expertise in sustainability.

Coimisiún na Meán stated; ‘”Ours to Protect”, is a unique and exciting audio project – a collaboration of local and regional broadcasters from across the country who have come together to tackle climate change, champion climate action, and inform and educate audiences all over Ireland about how they can make a difference.’

This week Donna-Marie talks to Kate O’Callaghan, Project Worker at Change Makers Donegal.

Seeds of Change Grant Scheme 2023/2024


We provide small grants for community groups and organizations to create and execute their own global citizenship projects based on the Sustainable Development Goals. Topics covered include biodiversity, SDG awareness, Fairtrade, pollution, consumerism, social justice, migration, cultural awareness, and gender equality.


Under the Seeds of Change Grant Scheme 2023/2024 community members and community groups can make applications to receive a small grant that supports projects under three categories:
• Category I- Social Justice;
• Category II- Economic Justice; and
• Category III- Environmental Justice.


Final awardees will receive mentoring from facilitators based in Donegal to successfully execute their project.

How to get involved

The deadline is Friday the 28th of September 2023 at 5pm. Please contact changemakers@inishowen.ie for more information.

Download the Guidelines & Application Forms below.


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