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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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Leathersellers' Company Small Grants Programme


The small grants programme supports small charities providing vital services to the most vulnerable members of our community. Your organisation must be currently supporting vulnerable people in geographical areas of high deprivation.

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Geographical areas funded: Scotland UK

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Who can apply

In the light of the high demand for funds, the small grants programme will now only consider applications from UK registered charities (this includes Charitable Incorporated Organisations (CIO) but not Community Interest Companies (CIC)) that are currently supporting vulnerable people and are working in geographical areas of high deprivation (within the UK).

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When to apply

From September 2020 - June 2021 there will be 14 rounds, or opportunities for applications to be submitted. The number of applications is capped to ensure your time spent applying is proportionate to your chance of funding.

Submissions will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis with the first 50 applications after each round opens will be able to be submitted. See website for full list of opening dates.

How to apply

Apply online via funder website.

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Activites funded: Housing & shelter Disaster & emergency services Health care & wellbeing Social care & welfare

Beneficiaries funded: Homeless or badly housed People in poverty Ill-health Victims of crime & abuse

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