WDC Investment Fund holding clinics in Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo

The Western Development Commission Investment Fund is holding a series of monthly clinics in Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo.

The clinics will outline funding supports available to businesses and community groups in the north west.

The WDC Investment Fund has to date invested over €55 million in 166 social and community enterprises in the region, with over 5,000 people employed directly and indirectly in these companies.

This investment has attracted an additional €250m.

Recent investments/lending include Atrian Medical in Galway, Lough Gill Brewery in Sligo and Cerebreon Technologies in Donegal.

The WDC Investment Fund has also invested in three accelerator programmes, which have supported 40 pre-seed companies across the ICT, MedTech, and AgTech sectors.

Due to the success of its Evergreen Strategy, the WDC now has significant funds to reinvest in enterprises in the Western Region.

The WDC Investment team will be at IT Sligo on Monday, 25th November, from 10am to 4pm.

It will be at the CoLab in Letterkenny IT on Tuesday 26th November from 10am to 4pm, and The Hive, Carrick On Shannon, on Friday 22nd November from 10am to 4pm.