It is acknowledged that many disadvantaged young men in Limerick City have difficulty getting jobs. The double disadvantage of having a criminal record and being long term unemployed is a huge barrier to gaining employment. PALLS are working to address this issue.
Cairde Enterprises is the trading name of the PALLS Social Enterprise Hub. PALLS is currently building viable business options that will:
The social dividend resulting from this venture will have significant benefit to the people of Limerick and men in Limerick City who have been involved with the criminal justice system in terms of:
Where we are at:
8 men have completed employability training in PALLS and are currently manufacturing products
Current Product Range:
The current prodcut range is based on the existing skill and workshop resouces within the organisation with current sales to individuals and organisations. It is envisaged that this range will be expanded and become more high skilled and varied to meet gaps in the market locally, nationally and internationally. New product lines currently under consideration include micro salads for the local hotel industry, Limerick Lace products and bespoke handmade quilts and bicycle maintenance.
Bespoke Garden Furniture Made to Order
Customised Corporate Gifts
Large Tree Planters, Pre treated
Small Tree Planter, Pre treated
Raised Flower/Herb Planter Box
Large Dog Kennel
Small Dog Kennel
Garden Table & 2 Benches