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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 Leslie Sell Charitable Trust provides financial assistance to the Scouting and Guiding movement, making small grants to groups in the UK to help with the cost of making repairs, or purchasing sundry items of equipment. It also gives assistance to groups and individuals when they make trips in the UK or overseas.

The Trustees are unable to consider applications for trips submitted within three months of the departure date.

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Geographical areas funded: UK

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Who can apply

Applications are accepted from Group and Individual members of the Scout or Guide movement within the UK and Northern Ireland for trips or projects which are being undertaken within the movement.

When to apply

Apply at any time. Applications are processed once per month throughout the year.

You should submit your application more than three months before your trip.

How to apply

Download an application form on the Trust's website and send with accompanying letter on official notepaper.

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Activites funded: Community facilities Respite & holidays

Beneficiaries funded: Children Voluntary sector organisations Young people

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