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A Community Group

If you are a community we can help you in many ways.

  • If you would like a member of our team to come speak to your group on what the Credit Union has to offer e-mail [email protected]
  • If you would like to apply for sponsorship please send a request in writing to: Sponsorship, Cara Credit Union, Ashe Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry
  • We provide low interest Social Finance Loans for registered clubs and societies. To apply e-mail [email protected] or call 066 712 2373 (dial 1)
  • For larger project, please see our Lauri Healy Community Sponsorship Award.  This awards was set up to assist in making a significant contribution to community based projects and initiatives within our common bond. Proposed projects must have an overall budget of at least €5,000.  Applications will be accepted twice a year.

A Third Level Student

  • Each year 7 lucky members will each receive €1,500 towards their studies as part of the Education Awards and Dan Kellegher Awards.  These awards open from 1st August- 30thSeptember.
  • The Education Awards (undergraduate) are based on a member doing a full time course of at least 2 year’s duration.
  • The Dan Kellegher Awards we be awarded to two members undertaking a post graduate course of study. This can be full time or part time post-graduate or masters of at least 1 year’s duration.

Primary or Post- Primary School

  • Our future- We aim to encourage children to adopt a saving habit from a young age. This will form the habit of a lifetime, developing a sense of financial management.
  • If you school would like to talk on how credit unions work and a visit for our mascot Ellie e-mail [email protected]