|5 Mar 2021|
|Charity Sector News|
The RTÉ Toy Show Appeal is now open for grant applications. The Toy Show Appeal was established to raise funds for Irish children’s charities through the televised Late Late Toy Show. Throughout the night, over €6,000,000 was raised to support a variety of organisations that support vulnerable children. 50% of the funds raised have been donated to three charity partners: Barnardos, Children’s Books Ireland and the Children’s Health Foundation. The remaining funds will be distributed as grants to organisations supporting vulnerable children across the country.
They will be distributed through an application and assessment process and focused around the following themes:
The closing Date for applications is Friday, 16 April 2021 and grants will be awarded in June 2021. To learn more about the fund, eligibility, and how to apply visit the Community Foundation website.