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Grants Awarded to Mid Ulster Community & Voluntary Groups

10 community and voluntary groups from the Magherafelt area of Mid Ulster District Council were recently awarded grants from our Workspace Community Fund to enable them to run projects in their areas that otherwise would not happen.  Groups supported included: Busy Bee Cross Community Playgroup, Ballinascreen Men’s Shed, Glor na Speirini, Ballinascreen Historical Society, Kilcronaghan […]

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The Workspace Group Annual Report – Rounding Up 2017

Check out our Annual Report for the year 2016-17.  This quirky, folded design offers key highlights from the different parts of our Group and gives some insight into the variety of activities The Workspace Group is involved in.  2016-2017 was another great year for the Group.  From manufacturing waste heat recovery systems through ThermTech to […]

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Supporting Ballymena Groups through our Workspace Community Fund

We recently awarded Workspace Community Fund grants to six community projects in the Ballymena area where we have two offices; Dunclug Partnership, The Hope Centre, 1+1 Project, Ballykeel1 Moving Forward Community Group, Harryville Partnership Initiative and Turning Point NI. The Workspace business model sees us operate commercial businesses which generate surpluses, part of which are used […]

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Supporting Groups in Cavan through our Workspace Community Fund

We recently awarded Workspace Community Fund grants to six community projects in the Cavan area; Family Carers Cavan Branch, Save Our Sons And Daughters (SOSAD), The Bridge Street Centre, Corlough ‘Men on the Move’ Group, Cavan Drug and Alcohol Service (CDA Trust) and Breffni Community Employment. The Workspace business model sees us operate commercial businesses which […]

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13 Local Groups Receive Support from the Workspace Community Fund

13 community and voluntary groups from the Magherafelt area of Mid Ulster District Council were recently awarded grants from our Workspace Community Fund to enable them to run projects in their areas that otherwise would not happen.  Projects supported included instructor costs for exercise classes, outdoor play equipment for children and healthy eating courses. As […]

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Sperrin Bakery win The Workspace Cup 2017

Sperrin Bakery was victorious in this year’s Workspace Cup, a five-aside-soccer competition run by us in partnership Draperstown Celtic Football Club.  Eight teams from businesses in the Draperstown and surrounding areas participated in this year’s competition which took place at the Workspace Recreation Centre, Draperstown. Nicole Kelly, The Workspace Group comments “This year’s tournament has […]

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Annual Report 2015 – 2016

We decided to do something a little different this year for our Annual Report and have put together a video which highlights the range of activities we undertake.  Through our social enterprise model surpluses generated from our commercial activities allow us to provide a range of much needed community projects in our local area. We hope […]

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Supporting groups in Letterkenny through our Workspace Community Fund

We recently awarded Workspace Community Fund grants to six community projects in the Letterkenny area; Cara House Family Resource Centre, Letterkenny Community Development Project, Donegal Intercultural Platform, Letterkenny Unemployed Resource Centre, Donegal Centre for Independent Living and Donegal Cheshire Apartments. The Workspace business model sees us operate commercial businesses which generate surpluses, part of which are […]

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Supporting local community organisation S.T.E.P.S

Congratulations to two of our directors, Sam McCloskey and Catherine McCoy who completed the Great North Run, Newcastle on Sunday 11th September. Sam and Catherine ran in support of S.T.E.P.S, a Draperstown based community organisation.  S.T.E.P.S   (Suicide.Talking.Educating.Preventing.Support) aim to raise awareness of, and address the stigma associated with, suicide and mental health.  They also support […]

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Your Health Matters

We are working in partnership with O’Kane’s Pharmacy to offer a new programme of support to people over 60 years of age from the Draperstown and surrounding areas. ‘Your Health Matters’ will be a series of information sessions on various health issues that may affect people.   The programme will be participant led and aims […]

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