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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 Trustees' current policy is to support primarily projects which are for the benefit of Glasgow and her citizens. Funds are also paid to other areas of the central belt and the Argyll & Isles area, other Scottish and UK wide projects will be considered for small grants if they can be applied locally.

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Geographical areas funded: Scotland UK Glasgow

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Capital, Revenue

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When to apply

The Trustees meet to consider grants in March, June, September and December. Applications should be made by the middle of the month preceeding the meeting.

How to apply

Written applications should be submitted to Harper Macleod LLP. It is a condition of any grant given that a report will be made as to how the funds have been used.

Applications should consist of a summary not more than a single A4 sheet, and accompanied by accounts and/or business plan, foundation documents, and any other relevant information.

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Activites funded: Animal welfare Arts & culture Education & training General charitable activities Health care & wellbeing Mental health care Sport & physical activity Respite & holidays Social care & welfare

Beneficiaries funded: Children Economically/socially disadvantaged Families General public Homeless or badly housed Mental health conditions Older people Ill-health Disabilities Physical disabilities Sensory impairments Local communities Young people Veterans & armed forces personnel

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