Minister Finian McGrath has warmly welcomed the extra €694,810 funding for Northside Clubs and Schools. He commended their work for young people across the Northside. Minister McGrath said

“that this is a serious investment for sports on the Northside of Dublin. It’s also a vote of confidence in our youth and a complement to all of the voluntary work in the Community.”

The following got the new funding:

  • Whitehall Colmcille GAA Club: €68,810
  • Ard Scoil Ri/ St Vincents GAA: €46,997
  • Baldoyle Boxing Club: €108,469
  • Artane/Beaumont Family Recreation Centre: €146,256
  • Naomh Barróg: €50,333
  • Clontarf Astro Pitch: €126,015
  • Mount Temple School: €150,000
  • St Monica’s Edenmore: €130,000
  • Dublin Fairview Scout Group: €27,805
  • Sutton Dinghy Club: €55,971