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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 AlFayed Charitable Foundation was set up to help children suffering from life threatening illnesses and children living in poverty. It also supports all those in need through individual and one-off donations and donation to animal welfare charities.

Their main priorities are:

  • Children's causes: improving the lives of traumatised, impoverished and very sick children. It extends from supporting world-renowned children’s hospitals, to children’s hospices, schools and individuals.
  • Specialist equipment: one-off donations for individuals and medical centres for equipment and resources that will positively impact on the lives of many.
  • Animal welfare: causes that transform the lives of maltreated and endangered animals.

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Geographical areas funded: UK Worldwide

Fund type

Type of funding:
Grant, Other resources
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

Annually awarded:
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Notes on award amounts:
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Who can apply

Hospices, Groups working on international themes, Individuals, hospitals, educational activities

When to apply

Apply at any time.

How to apply

Applications for funding should be put in writing and emailed or posted to The Charity Manager at the Trust's address. You should include your name, direct contact details, an overview of why you are seeking funding, and a breakdown of funds sought.

Contact information

Activites funded: Animal welfare General charitable activities Health care & wellbeing Social care & welfare

Beneficiaries funded: Children Economically/socially disadvantaged People in poverty Ill-health Young people

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Alfayed Charitable Foundation