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A CASE FOR SUPPORT

Edinburgh city aerial photo
Edinburgh city aerial photo

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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Bringing together artists and local co-creators
Bringing together artists and local co-creators

Community Funds

Bringing together artists and local co-creators

Internationally renowned arts workshop offers access and new skills for local residents.
Building a communal shed to support social activities
Building a communal shed to support social activities

Community Funds

Building a communal shed to support social activities

A modest grant of £2,000 was used to build a communal shed and support local social activities
Building Bridges during the pandemic
Building Bridges during the pandemic

Charity Funds

Building Bridges during the pandemic

Response, Recovery and Resilience Fund helps BAME communities in Edinburgh during the pandemic
Caithness and Sutherland Vintage and Classic Vehicle Club Purchases a New Trailer
Caithness and Sutherland Vintage and Classic Vehicle Club Purchases a New Trailer

Community Funds

Caithness and Sutherland Vintage and Classic Vehicle Club Purchases a New Trailer

The Caithness and Sutherland Vintage and Classic Vehicle Club receives £8,500 funding from the Stroupster Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund
Community fund support Caithness Biodiversity Action Plan
Community fund support Caithness Biodiversity Action Plan

Community Funds

Community fund support Caithness Biodiversity Action Plan

Stroupster Community Fund helps improve information and public access to Coronation Meadow
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.