Good Causes funded by the National lottery

Good Causes Winners

National Lottery Good Causes Awards 2019 County Winners



Sport - Carlow Rowing Club

Health & Wellbeing – Irish Wheelchair Association Carlow

Arts & Culture - Festival of Writing and Ideas

Youth - Carlow Regional Youth Service



Sport - Bailieboro Celtic AFC

Arts & Culture - Cootehill Arts Festival

Community – CAPS (Cavan Autism Parents Support) CLG

Youth - The Cavan Centre



Sport - Lahinch Swim Club

Health & Wellbeing – Clare Crusaders Children's Clinic

Arts & Culture - Kilrush Comhaltas Ceoltoiri



Sport – Cork Acro Gymnastics

Health & Wellbeing –Down Syndrome Cork

Heritage  - Bere Island Projects Group

Arts & Culture - East Cork Early Music Festival

Community - Banteer Community Sportsfield

Youth - Churchfield - Gurranabraher Youth Development Project (Youth Work Ireland)



Sport - Liquid Therapy

Health & Wellbeing – Anam Cara

Heritage - Donegal G.A.P Heritage & History Group

Arts & Culture - Earagail Arts Festival

Community - Cairde Le Cheile

Youth - Involve



*4 winners in each category for Dublin

Sport - Badminton Ireland, O'Dwyers GAA Club, Malahide Sea Scouts, Dalkey Scubadivers

Health & Wellbeing – Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, First Fortnight, Irish Hospice Foundation, North Dublin Befriending Service CLG (Befrienders Dublin)

Heritage - The School of Irish Archaeology, An Oige - Irish Youth Hostel Association, Irish Heritage Trust, Irish Museums Association

Arts & Culture – Dance Theatre Ireland, Draoícht, Fighting Words, Tallaght Community Arts

Community - Spinal Injuries Ireland, Tus Nua Artane Coolock Family Resource Centre, Immigrant Council of Ireland, Carmichael

Youth - Remember Us, Sphere 19 Regional Youth Service, Feachtas O-Ghluaiseacht Gaeilge, Clondalkin Travellers Development Group



Sport - Ballinderreen GAA Club

Health & Wellbeing – Galway Autism Partnership

Heritage - Ireland Reaching Out

Arts & Culture - Galway Community Circus

Community - Blue Teapot Theatre Company

Youth - Ballybane Youth Development Project



Sport - Finuge Freewheelers Cycling Club

Health & Wellbeing – Arthritis Ireland Kerry

Heritage - Kerry County Museum

Community - Social Action Group Rathmore

Youth - Kerry Diocesan Youth Service



Sport - Suncroft GAA

Health & Wellbeing – Age & Opportunity

Heritage - Tea Lane Graveyard Committee

Arts & Culture - Run of the Mill Theatre

Community - Jack and Jill Children's Foundation



Sport - Freebooters AFC

Health & Wellbeing – Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind

Arts & Culture - Open Circle Community Arts

Heritage - Kilkenny Famine Experience

Community - Castlecomer Community School

Youth - No Name! Club



Sport - Laois Sports Partnership CLG

Health & Wellbeing – Cuisle Cancer Support

Heritage - Abbeyleix Bog Project CLG

Community - Castletown Community Sports Field Development



Sport - Kinlough Community Development

Health & Wellbeing Rossinver Community Development Company

Arts & Culture – Carrick Water Music Festival

Community - Breffni Community Development

Youth - Foroige



Sport - Granagh Ballingarry GAA Club

Health & Wellbeing – Bergerie Trust CLG

Arts & Culture - Fidget Feet Aerial Dance Theatre

Community - Changing Ireland Community Media

Youth – Southhill Hub



Sport - St. Brigid's GAA

Health & Wellbeing – Co Longford Social Services CLG

Arts & Culture - Backstage Theatre

Heritage - Longford Heritage Office - Longford County Council

Community - Convent House Day Care & Resource Centre



Sport - Glenmuir United FC

Health & Wellbeing – Arthritis Ireland Louth

Arts & Culture - Drogheda International Classical Music

Heritage - Louth Nature Trust

Community - Omeath District Development

Youth - Autism Support Louth & Meath / Drogheda ABACAS School for Children with Autism



Sport - Ballyhaunis Golf Club

Health & Wellbeing – Mental Health Association

Arts & Culture - Achill International Harp Festival

Heritage - Swift Conservation Ireland

Community - Ballinglen Arts Festival



Sport - Enfield Celtic  FC

Health & Wellbeing - Migrane Association of Ireland

Arts & Culture - Duffy's Circus

Youth - Youth Work Ireland Meath



Sport - Monaghan Special Olympics

Health & Wellbeing – Clones Men's Shed

Community – ISPCC

Youth - ISPCC



Sport - St. Joseph's Hall Sports Committee

Arts & Culture - Scripts Ireland's Playwriting Festival

Community - Shannonbridge Community Services Group

Heritage - Edenderry Historical Society



Sport - Oran GAA

Health & Wellbeing – Co Roscommon Disability Support Group

Arts & Culture - Strokestown Poetry Festival

Heritage - Ballydangan Red Grouse Project



Health & Wellbeing – Acquired Brain Injury Ireland

Arts & Culture - Kids' Own Publishing Partnership

Community - Sligo Northside Community Partnership



Sport – Peake Villa FC

Health & Wellbeing – Youth Work Ireland Tipperary

Heritage - Pilgrim Paths Ireland

Arts & Culture - Tipperary Excel Arts & Heritage Centre

Community - Thurles Mental Health Association

Youth - Irish Girl Guides



Sport - Cappoquin Rowing Club

Health & Wellbeing – Ballybeg Community Education Project

Heritage - Waterford County Museum

Arts & Culture – The Walls Project

Community - Men's Development Network

Youth - Little Red Kettle Theatre Company



Sport - Kinnegad Juniors AFC

Health & Wellbeing – Cancer Support Sanctuary LARCC

Arts & Culture - Helium Arts

Community - Athlone Sub Aqua Club

Youth - YoYo Youth Café (Youth Work Ireland Midlands)



Sport - St. Patrick's Snooker Club

Health & Wellbeing – Hope Cancer Support Centre CLG

Heritage - Woodlands of Ireland

Community - Family Carers Ireland Wexford



Sport - Greystones Lawn Bowling Club

Health & Wellbeing – Marino Community Special School

Arts & Culture - Centre for Creative Practices

Youth - Bray Youth Service


Congratulations to all our 2019 County Winners!