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Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

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National Churches Trust - Foundation Grants


The Foundation Grant Programme is a small grants programme for maintenance to listed and unlisted Christian churches, chapels and meeting houses.

The maintenance works and small repairs must be identified as high priority within a recent Quinquennial Inspection or Survey Report. Items could include fixing slipped roof tiles, clearing gutters, improving rain water goods and drainage. It can also fund small investigative works and surveys.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

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Who can apply

They will consider applications from listed and unlisted Christian places of worship, of any denomination, across the UK.


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When to apply

Decisions are made on a rolling basis.

How to apply

Take the eligibility test first then apply using the online application form on the website.

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Activites funded: Heritage & building preservation Recreation & social activities Religious activities

Beneficiaries funded: Religious & Belief Groups Local communities

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