As the holiday season approaches, Jacinta, Brian and Oana (the GCCN staff ) wanted to take a moment to extend warm wishes to each and every one of our GCCN members.

This time of year is a beautiful opportunity to reflect on our collective achievements and the incredible strides we’ve made as a community.

May this festive season bring you moments of joy, warmth, and meaningful connections.

As we step into the new year, may it be filled with renewed hope, prosperity, and countless opportunities for growth and success. Let’s continue to collaborate, inspire, and support each other as we embark on the 2024 journey together.

Thank you for your dedication, passion, and contributions to our community.

Here’s to a joyful holiday season and a remarkable new year ahead!

Below please find our last GCCN Newsletter of the year:

GCCN News #15 2023

GCCN News #15 2023

The GCCN Newsletter is open to all GCCN Members. It is issued on a monthly basis or as necessary.

Through our newsletter, GCCN keeps members informed of events, funding, open calls, meetings and much more.

Information is gathered either directly from members and other stakeholders or from official sources.

We invite all members to make a relevant submission at the link HERE.

The type of events that can be included must be relevant to the community/voluntary/environmental sector in Galway City and are:

  • Relevant events including member’s events (free or with not-for-profit fees)
  • Funding, bursaries, open calls etc.
  • Public consultations, relevant surveys
  • Relevant resources
  • Fundraisers
  • Courses or workshops
  • Campaigns of public interest
  • Official updates and information
  • Anything that is relevant to the community


  • non-relevant submissions will not be considered

  • not all types of events can be published in the GCCN Newsletter. Once you make a submission, we will be in touch to confirm that your event will be published.

  • Please submit your event in as much advance as possible.

Don’t forget! Membership of Galway City Community Network, the Public Participation Network in Galway, is open to organisations in the Community, Voluntary and Environmental sectors in Galway City.

  • More details HERE
  • You can access the Membership Request Form directly HERE

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