Foundation Scotland - Langhope Rig Community Fund
This charitable fund is provided by Greencoat UK Wind, the owners of Langhope Rig Wind Farm located near Hawick in the Scottish Borders. The Fund supports community projects benefiting those living in the areas covered by the Community Councils of: Ettrick & Yarrow, Lilliesleaf, Ashkirk & Midlem and Upper Teviotdale & Borthwick Water.
It provides grants to:
- encourage community activity and promote community spirit
- ensure adequate access to services for all community members
- improve local transport infrastructure; build the local economy
- build community capacity and cohesion between groups
- develop or maintain community assets.
It can cover equipment costs, running costs for local groups, staff or sessional worker costs, consultations, maintenance or refurbishment of community facilities etc.
Geographical areas funded: Scottish Borders
- Type of funding:
- Type of cost:
- Capital, Revenue
Fund award sizes
Notes on award amounts: Premium information
Who can apply
Applicants have a constitution and are set up on a not-for-private profit basis. Applicants do not need to be registered charities to apply. It covers the community council areas of Ettrick & Yarrow, Lilliesleaf, Ashkirk & Midlem, Upper Teviotdale, Borthwick Water, Hawick & District and Denholm & District.
When to apply
The Langhope Rig fund operates a round around every 6 months – typically in January and June/July. The next deadline is 4 June 2021.
Next deadline: 4th Jun 2021
How to apply
Either complete an online application or alternatively download the application form and return.
Activites funded: Citizenship & community involvement Community development & regeneration Community facilities Community safety Transport General charitable activities Organisational development & capacity building Sport & physical activity Recreation & social activities
Beneficiaries funded: Local communities
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