Intel is celebrating the success of its 2018 initiative, rewarding 249 community organisations and schools from across Ireland with €912,684.
53 organisations from the Kildare area were part of the 2018 Matching Grant Scheme and thus will receive funding in the total amount of €246,932.
In 2018 Intel employees volunteered just over 102,000 hours that were eligible to be matched through this initiative resulting in a payout of €912,684 ($1,024,406) for 249 recipient organisations who are spread a cross 21 different counties in Ireland. Employees were recognised for these efforts at a special event held at the Springfield Hotel in Leixlip which was attended by Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, Mayor of Kildare Seán Power, Intel Ireland General Manager Eamonn Sinnott.
Austin Brannock represeted Suncroft GFC.