Latest Community News: Updated Wednesday, April 1st 2015
Have you got the X Factor?
The X Factor 2015 auditions are taking place here in Croke Park on Wednesday, 8th and Thursday, 9th April 2015. Any local resident who would like to come along and audition can pre-register online. Apply now.
Croke Park Community Mosaic Unveiled
Uachtarán Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Aogán Ó Fearghail recently unveiled a special mosaic in Croke Park Stadium which was created by the pupils of St. Columba’s National School, North Strand. Entitled “Conas a fuair Cú Chulainn a ainm” (How Cú Chulainn got his name), it’s the culmination of nearly two years work by the local primary school children.
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Local Employment Opportunities
Stadium Catering Team
Aramark Ireland provides all the catering and hospitality services here in the stadium. Currently, 25 per cent of their staff in Croke Park have been recruited from the local community. The stadium’s annual open recruitment day for local residents will take place later in the Spring and anyone interested in applying can email their CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Croke Park Community Fund
Croke Park has an annual fund of €100,000 which is used to support projects in the immediate area around the stadium. The fund has now allocated over €600,000 to local community groups since 2009 and applications are accepted year round.
Click here for further details on the Community Fund