Robert Emmet Community Development Project is based in Dublin's South West Inner City, working at the grass roots with the community living in the area. The Community Development Project was founded in 2003 to work with local individuals, voluntary groups and other stakeholders to support conditions for the creation of a thriving community, where everyone, regardless of their background can reach their full potential.
It is governed by a voluntary board of directors who receive no payment and is a fully incorporated CLG (Company Limited by Guarantee); a charity registered with Revenue and the Charities Regulatory Authority.
The organisation, if funded, is from a combination of: government and private grant programmes, contracts for services, donations and earned income.
Robert Emmet Community Development Project is a founding member if the Dublin City Community Co-op, as well as being a member of several other networks which promote community development principles. The Robert Emmet Community Development Project supports and is working to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.