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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 trust objects are widely drawn and include: religion, education, training, instruction and culture; the promotion of the spiritual, moral, intellectual, social and physical wellbeing; the relief or prevention of poverty, misery, neglect, suffering, disease, sickness, infirmity, age, distress, physical and mental disabilities.

The funder gives priority to applications from the West of Scotland but also funds national organisations.

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Geographical areas funded: Scotland East Ayrshire North Ayrshire East Renfrewshire Glasgow Inverclyde North Lanarkshire Renfrewshire South Lanarkshire West Dunbartonshire Argyll & Bute

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Capital, Revenue

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Who can apply

Registered charities.

When to apply

The trustees meet up to two times per year, once in spring and the next in autumn.

How to apply

Apply in writing to the Trust outlining the project aims. Registered charities do not need to include a set of accounts.

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Activites funded: Arts & culture Education & training General charitable activities Health care & wellbeing Religious activities

Beneficiaries funded: People affected by drugs and alcohol Carers Children Economically/socially disadvantaged General public People in poverty Older people Ill-health Disabilities Learning disabilities Physical disabilities Sensory impairments Women & girls Young people

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