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Supporting Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

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.


The Gannochy Trust provides funding to registered charities, primarily working in Perth and Kinross, but also to inspire and develop young people throughout Scotland.

The Trust has different eligibility criteria for charities based or working in Perth and Kinross, than those across Scotland.

For Perth and Kinross the aims are:

  • To improve the quality of life
  • To improve the availability or quality of the built and natural environment for wide community use
  • To develop and inspire children and young people (From age 0 to 21 inclusive)

For the rest of Scotland they are:

  • To develop and inspire children and young people (From age 11 to 21 inclusive)

Premium information is available exclusively to SCVO members and supporters

Geographical areas funded: Scotland Perth & Kinross

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Capital, Revenue, Core costs
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Who can apply

To apply for funding from the Gannochy Trust you must be a charity registered with the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR).

When to apply

Trustees meet at least four times per annum to consider applications. Upcoming deadline is 4 October 2024, for consideration at the grant-making meeting 4 December 2024.

Next deadline: 4 Oct 2024

How to apply

Guidance and applications are available on the Trust's website.

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Activites funded: Housing & shelter Advice & information Advocacy Arts & culture Befriending & mentoring Citizenship & community involvement Community development & regeneration Community facilities Community safety Transport Education & training Employability services Environment Financial advice & support Health care & wellbeing Health education & promotion Heritage & building preservation Mental health care Organisational development & capacity building Sport & physical activity Recreation & social activities Social care & welfare Justice, equality & law Energy

Beneficiaries funded: People affected by drugs and alcohol Black & Ethnic Minorities Carers Children Economically/socially disadvantaged Families Homeless or badly housed Care experienced people Socially isolated people People in poverty Rural communities Mental health conditions Offenders & ex-offenders Older people Ill-health Disabilities Local communities Young people

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