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A CASE FOR SUPPORT

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Our Case Studies

Read about some of the wonderful projects our generous donors have funded, and stories about the difference their funding has made.

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A helping hand for young carers
A helping hand for young carers

Charity Funds

A helping hand for young carers

Read how funding from the Essentia Foundation is ensuring that young carers in Caithness are supported during the Covid-19 pandemic.
A new generation of junior librarians
A new generation of junior librarians

Community Funds

A new generation of junior librarians

Junior Librarian project increases access to Halkirk School library thanks to help from the pupils
Adventure Centre for Education
Adventure Centre for Education

Community Funds

Adventure Centre for Education

Community fund supports free activity sessions for young people
Anna Ritchie School Minibus
Anna Ritchie School Minibus

Community Funds

Anna Ritchie School Minibus

Funding support for a new accessible minibus for Aberdeenshire special school
Supporting local creativity
Supporting local creativity

Community Funds

Supporting local creativity

The Blackford Crafters received a grant from the Blackford Community Fund to help them develop local skills and creativity.
Helping primary school pupils
Helping primary school pupils

Community Funds

Helping primary school pupils

A grant from the Blackridge Community Fund helped to improve primary school's grounds
The woodland, the woodsman and the woodworking club
The woodland, the woodsman and the woodworking club

Community Funds

The woodland, the woodsman and the woodworking club

The local woodland regenerates and creates a place for socialising thanks to the local community fund
Blooming transformation for Landale Gardens
Blooming transformation for Landale Gardens

Community Funds

Blooming transformation for Landale Gardens

Volunteers bring the colour back to Peterhead community thanks to support from the NorthConnect Legacy Fund.
Boosting Employability in West Lothian
Boosting Employability in West Lothian

Community Funds

Boosting Employability in West Lothian

Our EDF Burnhead Moss Education and Training Fund provides bursaries to help local people develop skills and pursue their chosen careers.
Borders Tae Kwan Do is fighting fit
Borders Tae Kwan Do is fighting fit

Community Funds

Borders Tae Kwan Do is fighting fit

Community grant supports Tae Kwon Do skills in the borders
Borders Youth Theatre: “I Still Mind O’ That”
Borders Youth Theatre: “I Still Mind O’ That”

Community Funds

Borders Youth Theatre: “I Still Mind O’ That”

More drama in the Borders thanks to the support from two local community funds
Community fund creates space for local residents
Community fund creates space for local residents

Community Funds

Community fund creates space for local residents

A community fund helped to transform the functional room into a welcoming environment