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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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Community conservation on the Carloway Estate 
Community conservation on the Carloway Estate 

Charity Funds

Community conservation on the Carloway Estate 

In 2021, Carloway Estate Trust was awarded a grant of £9,251.00 under the Wild Salmonid Support Fund.
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

Supporting 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.
Developing an outdoor activity programme for local young people
Developing an outdoor activity programme for local young people

Community Funds

Developing an outdoor activity programme for local young people

Discover how funding from the EDF Corriemoillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund (Marybank, Scatwell & Strathconon) was used to encourage young people to try new outdoor activities.
Dracula returns to Slains Castle
Dracula returns to Slains Castle

Community Funds

Dracula returns to Slains Castle

Dracula with a Doric twist
Emergency funding granted to re-open local playpark
Emergency funding granted to re-open local playpark

Community Funds

Emergency funding granted to re-open local playpark

Read how emergency funding enabled a local playpark to re-open after failing a safety inspection.
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.
Empowering the blind and visually impaired
Empowering the blind and visually impaired

Corporate Funds

Empowering the blind and visually impaired

Learn how Personal Safety workshops gave blind and visually impaired participants the confidence to do things they hadn't done in years.
Enabling important extra-curricular activities
Enabling important extra-curricular activities

Community Funds

Enabling important extra-curricular activities

Funding for transport increases access to extra-curricular activities for school and nursery pupils.