Chamber Network Update 31/03/2020

Please find below a series of updates from today across a range of different key areas of interest.

Fáilte Ireland Webinars for Managing Business Liquidity

Fáilte Ireland have published a new series of webinars for businesses, providing an overview of key points to consider when it comes to cash flow and accessing finance and funding.

Click here to access the webinars.

SBCI COVID-19 Working Capital Loan Scheme

The SBCI COVID-19 Working Capital Loan Scheme is offered in partnership with the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

Loans will be made available through AIB, Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank, worth between €25,000 to €1.5m per eligible enterprise, with a maximum interest rate of 4%.

For further information on eligibility criteria for the loan scheme and to apply for it, click here.

COVID-19 Community Outreach – Call to Action for Charities and Community Groups

The government have announced a series of supports that will be rolled out across the country to support those most affected by COVID-19. Among these supports is COVID-19 Community Outreach (CCO), which will be coordinated by The Wheel and Irish Rural Link, and funded by the Department of Rural and Community Development.

CCO will link and support the work of community and voluntary organisations across Ireland who are responding to meet the needs of communities during the COVID-19 crisis.

Visit for your local Community Champion’s details.