Achievements, Events

Donegal ETB Staff Short-Listed for National Procurement Awards

Donegal ETB staff member Brenda Boyle (Head of Corporate Services, Acting) is a member of the national ETB Public Procurement Working Group (PPWG) which has just been shortlisted for five 2018 National Procurement Awards for work they completed in 2017. The PPWG members are Brenda Boyle (Donegal ETB), Helen Owens (Limerick & Clare ETB), Mary O’Mahony (Cork ETB), Gina […]

Gairmscoil Chú Uladh

Gairmscoil Chú Uladh’s Transition Years Travel to Tenerife for Erasmus+ Programme

Chaith daltaí ó Rang Idirbhliana Ghairmscoil Chú Uladh sé lá i dTenerife mar pháirt den Chlár Erasmus+ an tseachtain seo caite. Bhí na daltaí ag obair le scoláirí ón Spáinn, an Ghearmáin, Málta agus an tSualainn ar an tionscnamh ‘Finding a Job in Construction’. Thug an grúpa cuairt ar Mt Teide, Costa Adeje, La Laguna, […]

Further Education & Training

FET Service Welcomes Canadian Representatives

Donegal ETB’s Further Education and Training (FET) service recently welcomed representatives from the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Canada to its Letterkenny Training Centre. The International Brotherhood of Boilermakers (IBB) Canada is linked to the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers, a diverse union representing workers throughout the United States and […]

Events, Peace IV

Donegal ETB Secures EU PEACE IV Funding for Three Projects over the Next Two Years

Donegal ETB has successfully secured €500,000 of EU PEACE IV funding for three projects that will run until June 2020. The three projects focus on Community Leadership (€230,000 in partnership with Donegal Local Development CLG and Inishowen Development Partnership), Restorative Practices (€200,000) and Youth Work (€70,000). They are supported by the European Union’s Peace IV […]


Cllr Martin Harley Elected Chairperson of Donegal ETB

Donegal ETB is delighted to announce that Cllr. Martin Harley has been elected as Chairperson of Donegal ETB at its meeting this afternoon. Mr Philip McGlynn has also been elected as Deputy Chairperson. Speaking about his election Cllr. Martin Harley said, “I am delighted to be elected to this important role with Donegal ETB. As […]


How Happy Are We in Donegal?

Help Donegal County Council find out how happy the people of Donegal are! This week (22-28 October), they’re carrying out what will become an annual survey, known as the Donegal Happiness Survey, on behalf of the Donegal Local Community Development Committee (LCDC), who want to find out how residents in County Donegal rate their quality […]


St Catherine’s Vocational School Wins Donegal ETB’s 2018 Enterprise Day

Congratulations to St Catherine’s Vocational School who are this year’s winners of Donegal ETB’s 2018 Enterprise Day for schools and Youthreach centres. The event took place in Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT) on Wednesday 17 October. Second place went to St Eunan’s College, while the Abbey Vocational School came third. Two hundred and forty young […]