♻️ Reuse, Repair & Recycling Alert 7th June


⚠️ Important notice to members!


  • We’ve launched a Slack channel for CRNI members to connect and share. It’s just getting started, but you can join us here
  • Watch it back! See the recording and supporting documents from our ‘Finance for Non-Financial Managers’ training here.
  • Take the CRNI Members Impact 2021 Survey here. Deadline 30th June! Questions? Reach out to [email protected].
  • Upcoming Zoom meetings: A chat through sectoral updates and opportunities for CRNI members working in the field!


Waste prevention drop in session:

June 21st @ 2pm

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 860 0258 9085

Passcode: 740599


Furniture drop in session with Ellie from Refunk:

June 22nd @ 2pm

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 867 4965 9811

Passcode: 902290


Textiles drop in session: 

June 23rd @ 2pm

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 871 2077 2936

Passcode: 691423


Bikes drop in session:

June 24th @ 2pm

Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 814 0865 5865

Passcode: 039717


🗞Member news

  • Native Events launch Green Festival pilot scheme in Cork
  • Donegal County Council have announced that in association with Bryson Recycling there will be a half price ‘Bulky Goods’ 2 week promotion at the Council’s Recycling Centres! Learn more here. 
  • Roscommon Women’s Network are looking for a Community Employment Scheme Project Administrator and Receptionist for their ‘CycleUp’ project. Register your interest here. 


🗞Other big news

  • IRL: Minister Joe O’Brien announces new applicants to the Community Services Programme (CSP), one of which is a furniture upcycling facility where second-hand furniture will be refurbished and sold on to locally disadvantaged individuals and families. Read more here. 
  • IRL: Minister Humphreys announces a National Census to establish key information about social enterprise in Ireland. Read more here. 
  • IRL: Minister Humphreys launches new funding stream to support Local Authorities to purchase vacant and derelict buildings which can be converted for community use. Read more here. 
  • EU: Zero Waste Europe Launch #GetBack Campaign: Making reuse the norm across Europe again. Visit the campaign page to learn more and participate. #WeChooseReuse


💡Business support + resources


 📄Policy & reports


Important deadline reminders:


🔑Funding & awards

 Important funding deadlines:


📈Business opportunities


The 17th edition of Culture Night will take place on Friday, 23 September 2022 and we are thrilled to announce that registrations for Dublin venues are now open! 

Venues presenting in-person, online or hybrid events in Dublin City, Fingal County, South Dublin County and Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown are invited to register using this link or visit culturenightdublin.ie for more info. 

Culture Night Dublin / Oíche Chultúir BÁC is brought to you by the Arts Council and Dublin City Council. It is a national moment, celebrating all that makes up the richness and diversity of culture in Ireland today, connecting people to cultural activities locally and nationally and aims to open up pathways to ongoing engagement.

The deadline for Dublin venue registration is Friday, 24 June at 5pm.

If you require further information about registering your event, please email [email protected].


🤓Reading, Listening, Watching


👋🏻 Events 

CRNI Members only

We’ve updated our 2022 schedule of member events, check them out here!

Have something you’d like us to do? Get in touch with [email protected]

Public Reuse, Repair & Recycle events



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Our funders

EPA Circular Economy Programme

CRNI supports its members and works to mainstream reuse thanks to core funding provided by the EPA under the Circular Economy Programme.

For more information about the programme see here.

Project Funding

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Green + Social Virtual Trade Fair

CRNI’s Green + Social Virtual Trade Fair is funded by Ireland’s Regional Waste Management Plan Offices. This innovative virtual platform is open 24/7 and gives visitors the opportunity to explore green and social procurement opportunities provided by reuse, repair and recycling social enterprises and community-based organisations across Ireland.

Access the Green + Social Virtual Trade Fair here.

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