Youth groups share €80,000 from LMETB

December 6, 2016

Over 100 voluntary youth groups in Louth and Meath were  recently awarded a total of €80,000 by Louth and Meath Education and Training Board.

106 groups, which included Scouting Ireland, Irish Girl Guides, Foroige, Youth Work Ireland, Macra Na Feirme, Autism Support, Muscular Dystrophy, Community Games, Musical Societies, Girls Friendly Society, Irish Brass and Concert Bands, Irish Dancing, National Association of Youth Drama, Youth Orchestra, Involve, Youth Cafe’s, Order of Malta and Summer Projects were presented with their cheques at a presentation evening held in the Drogheda Institute of Further Education recently.

The Chairperson of LMETB, Mr Oliver Tully presented the groups with their respective awards whilst LMETB Youth Officer Ian Walker and Elma McMahon thanked the adult leaders and young people for their voluntary efforts and commitment towards community development.

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