Independent and not-for-profit with 30 years' expertise in planning, community planning and engagement

Transforming and Sustaining our Services

Community Places is pleased to announce that our application to the Dormant Accounts Fund delivered by the National Lottery Community Fund NI has been accepted and we will receive funding over the next two years to support the transformation of our services.

Kate Beggs, The National Lottery Community Fund’s Northern Ireland Director, said:We are pleased to award a grant of £96,000 from the Dormant Accounts Fund NI to Community Places, to future-proof the organisation by developing their digital skills and technology.  Money from Dormant Accounts is helping to secure the future of voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) organisations across Northern Ireland.  It is building their capacity, resilience and sustainability, so that they can continue to deliver vital services to local communities.”

Louise O’Kane, our Chief Executive, said: “We are delighted to have secured funding through the Dormant Accounts Fund to support the transformation of our digital services which will upskill our team and help us to better meet the needs of local communities.”



20 October 2022