A local advisory group was established to support the fund, and raised money from individuals and companies to make grants to charities and voluntary organisations in the Kinross-shire area.
Applicants can apply for grants between £250 and £2000
The Kinross-shire Fund aims to support activity which will develop the vibrant life of the local community and ensure that the area is an attractive place to live, work and visit.
Priority will be given to funding applications which:
strengthen existing local organisations by helping them to purchase equipment and resources
improve or develop local community facilities
encourage community activity and promote community spirit
support services for the elderly and persons with a disability
improve information about local community issues
Will not fund core costs or salaries
Applications should be submitted by 5pm on the first Monday in February, May, August and November