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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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Quiet Waters
Quiet Waters

Community Funds

Quiet Waters

Quiet Waters provides counselling and support for people in Central Scotland.
Mull Native Woodlands Group
Mull Native Woodlands Group

Corporate Funds

Mull Native Woodlands Group

The CalMac Community Fund was established to make a difference to the communities in which CalMac operates, by supporting local groups to tackle local needs. The Fund aims to help people connect with…
Harris Voluntary Service
Harris Voluntary Service

Corporate Funds

Harris Voluntary Service

The CalMac Community Fund was established to make a difference to the communities in which CalMac operates, by supporting local groups to tackle local needs. The Fund aims to help people connect with…
Minds Matter Club supporting mental health
Minds Matter Club supporting mental health

Corporate Funds

Minds Matter Club supporting mental health

The CalMac Community Fund was established to make a difference to the communities in which CalMac operates, by supporting local groups to tackle local needs. The Fund aims to help people connect with…
Education and Training funds case study – Kyle Waddell
Education and Training funds case study – Kyle Waddell

Community Funds

Education and Training funds case study – Kyle Waddell

Growing numbers of Scottish communities are setting up dedicated Education and Training grants programmes across Scotland, thanks to community benefit funds provided by the renewable energy sector…
Small grants can make a big difference
Small grants can make a big difference

Community Funds

Small grants can make a big difference

From cookery classes to necessary items, Home-Start Cowdenbeath continues to show small grants can make a big difference.
Carrick Futures Fund - Girvan Wheelers
Carrick Futures Fund - Girvan Wheelers

Community Funds

Carrick Futures Fund - Girvan Wheelers

Girvan Wheelers was started in 2017, with the help of Cycling UK, to organise cycle rides, tours, events and training in Girvan and South Carrick. It aims to increase the health and wellbeing of the…
Positive early steps for young children and families
Positive early steps for young children and families

Charity Funds

Positive early steps for young children and families

During the pandemic, a grant of £10,000 helped Home-start Falkirk respond to increased demand for its support as the pandemic situation placed additional strains on many families with young children…
Meet Mhairi Tordoff and the 2050 Climate Group
Meet Mhairi Tordoff and the 2050 Climate Group

Corporate Funds

Meet Mhairi Tordoff and the 2050 Climate Group

Background 2050 Climate Group is a Scottish youth charity. They believe today’s young people are crucial to building a fairer, more sustainable future.
Cairndow Community Childcare – sustaining a working population
Cairndow Community Childcare – sustaining a working population

Community Funds

Cairndow Community Childcare – sustaining a working population

An Suidhe Wind Farm Community Fund has supported improvements to a community-owned childcare facility with grants totalling over £16,000 between 2019 and 2022.
Coastal Rowing Surges Forward
Coastal Rowing Surges Forward

Community Funds

Coastal Rowing Surges Forward

An Suidhe Wind Farm Community Fund has supported the development of two clubs introducing local people to coastal rowing, at Loch Awe and at Loch Fyne.
Furnace Village Store Offers More
Furnace Village Store Offers More

Community Funds

Furnace Village Store Offers More

In 2019, An Suidhe Wind Farm Community Fund helped Furnace Community SCIO safeguard the future of the village shop and Post Office by bringing it into community ownership.