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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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Citizens Advice Bureau receives support from the community
Citizens Advice Bureau receives support from the community

Community Funds

Citizens Advice Bureau receives support from the community

Caithness Citizens Advice Bureau received funding to hire volunteers and help local citizens with changes in the benefit systems
Coalburn's step towards recovery
Coalburn's step towards recovery

Community Funds

Coalburn's step towards recovery

Coalburn Miners Welfare Charitable Society receives funding from Galawhistle Wind Farm Community Fund to ease the impact of Covid-19 on the local community.
Community Impact Award winner overcomes the challenges of pandemic
Community Impact Award winner overcomes the challenges of pandemic

Corporate Funds

Community Impact Award winner overcomes the challenges of pandemic

supports young people in the Scottish Borders, equipping them with professional skills, which in turn builds their confidence and increases their employability
Connecting communities through lockdown
Connecting communities through lockdown

Charity Funds

Connecting communities through lockdown

Funding from Essentia Foundation enabled the team at People Know How to decrease data poverty and increase connectivity for over 1,000 people.
Emergency Covid-19 Response by the John O’Groats Development Trust
Emergency Covid-19 Response by the John O’Groats Development Trust

Community Funds

Emergency Covid-19 Response by the John O’Groats Development Trust

John O'Groats Development Trust received £5,000 from the Stroupster Community Fund to provide food for the local community
Creating Moments of Magic
Creating Moments of Magic

Community Funds

Creating Moments of Magic

The Fourteen programme extended the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games' reach and legacy, connecting and inspiring people and communities and increasing well-being.
Delivering outreach gymnastic classes in Strathconon
Delivering outreach gymnastic classes in Strathconon

Community Funds

Delivering outreach gymnastic classes in Strathconon

Local funding support enabled Ross-shire gymnastic coaching to be continued in a new rural location throughout lockdown.
Empowering local residents to make a positive difference
Empowering local residents to make a positive difference

Corporate Funds

Empowering local residents to make a positive difference

How we helped ScotRail develop a strategic funding programme and support almost 400 local groups across Scotland.
Addressing mental health during the lockdown
Addressing mental health during the lockdown

Charity Funds

Addressing mental health during the lockdown

Edinburgh-based Fischy Music helps children to get through lockdown thanks to the funding from the RRR Fund
Free off-road bike sessions for Benarty youngsters
Free off-road bike sessions for Benarty youngsters

Community Funds

Free off-road bike sessions for Benarty youngsters

An award from Westfield Kinglassie Wind Farm Community Fund provides Fife youngsters with free and safe access to off-road motorcycling.
Final Phase of Freswick Hall Upgrades Is Celebrated
Final Phase of Freswick Hall Upgrades Is Celebrated

Community Funds

Final Phase of Freswick Hall Upgrades Is Celebrated

Freswick Hall gets a long overdue toilet upgrade thanks to the community funds
Friends of Insch Hospital and Community
Friends of Insch Hospital and Community

Community Funds

Friends of Insch Hospital and Community

Read how a grant from the Clashindarroch Community Fund funded a range of new activities focussing on preventative health benefits in Insch, Aberdeenshire.