The Sports To Impact Fund is made up of 50% private philanthropic funding, self-raised by 3 Awardees. The other half comes from Government, through the Department of Rural and Community Development from the Dormant Accounts Fund.
We believe that when designed and applied deliberately for change, sports can have the potential to be a great equaliser for society, with the power to drive positive transformation in our lives and our communities. Through the Sports to Impact Fund, we are aiming to support the most innovative projects across the country that are using sports as a means to create positive social impact in Ireland.
We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 Sports To Impact Award are as follows: