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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.


Free orchard tree and hedgerow packs to inspire teachers and pupils across the country to get outdoors to connect, learn about, plant and care for trees. In total, each school can order one fruit tree pack, one hedgerow pack or both.

Schools will also receive a set of supporting resources and training opportunities, designed by teachers, that are linked to the national curriculum.

Premium information is available exclusively to SCVO members and supporters

Geographical areas funded: UK

Fund type

Type of funding:
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Who can apply

Orchard tree and hedgerow packs are available to all schools in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. All nurseries, primary, secondary and special schools both dependent and independent are eligible to apply.

Other community organisations are not currently eligible, however they may make an application for tree project support through the Branching Out fund.

When to apply

Apply as soon as possible. The deadline for applications is 5pm on 10 February 2023 (or until the remaining stock is cleared).

Next deadline: 10 Feb 2023

How to apply

Apply online via The Tree Council website.

Contact information


Premium information

Activites funded: Environment

Beneficiaries funded: Children Young people

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