Sustainable Energy West

Sustainable Energy West is a group of likeminded people interested in sustainable living for the people who Live Work and Visit the town of Loughrea and its surrounding small communities.

Naomh Breandain Credit Union

Naomh Brendain Credit Union is a financial co-operative owned and controlled by its members. It was set up here in Loughrea in 1966 to provide credit to the people living in the local community.


St. Brigid’s College, Loughrea

St Brigid’s is a dynamic establishment in which evaluation, modification and innovation are being constantly undertaken by the staff. This ensures that students can benefit in the best possible way from a constantly reviewed and where necessary, restructured curriculum.

St. Raphael’s College, Loughrea

St. Raphael’s College is a Catholic school which bases its values on the teachings of the Gospel. Everything they do in the school stems from this and permeates all aspects of school life. Their priority, therefore, is the care and welfare of their students.

Galway County Council

Galway County Council is the authority responsible for local government in County Galway, Ireland. The council is responsible for housing and community, roads and transportation, urban planning and development, amenity and culture, and environment.

GRD Leader

GRD especially wish to work with those who are most in need of assistance, to provide real opportunities for people to gain significant improvements for themselves and their communities throughout rural Galway.

National University of Ireland, Galway (NUI Galway)

The University of Galway is a public research university located in the city of Galway, Ireland. A tertiary education and research institution, the university was awarded the full five QS stars for excellence in 2012, and was ranked among the top 1 percent of universities in the 2018 QS World University Rankings.