KDYS to receive 150,000 euro in grant aid.

The KDYS is to receive over 150,000 euro in grant aid from the dormant accounts fund. The money has been approved under the second round. It will be used for work on projects with young travellers, meeting their personal, social, cultural and educational needs. The funding has been welcomed by Deputy Tom Mac Ellistrom.Meanwhile 45,000 euro has been announced for the caherciveen community playgroup. The funding is being allocated under the staffing grants of the equal opportunities childcare programme. The money has been welcomed by Minister John O Donohue.