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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.

Summary

The Len Thomson Charitable Trust makes grants to charities which are focused on Midlothian. Charities which have connections with Dalkeith and Newtongrange are of particular interest to the Trustees. Causes supported typically include:

  • Work with children and young people
  • The advancement of education
  • The advancement of health
  • The advancement of sport, particularly amongst young people
  • The relief of poverty or other hardship

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Geographical areas funded: Midlothian

Fund type

Type of funding:
Grant
Type of cost:
Capital, Revenue

Fund award sizes

Minimum:
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Maximum:
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Who can apply

Groups undertaking activities for the benefit of the community, charities / voluntary bodies. Particularly groups which have connections with Dalkeith and Newtongrange.

Exclusions

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When to apply

Applications should reach them by email or hard copy not later than 10 November in any one year. Successful applicants will normally be advised of any award by early February March.

Next deadline: 10th Nov 2022

How to apply

Applications should be made in writing on not more than 2 sides of A4 and submitted by email using the link on the funder website page. If you do not have access to email a hard copy application can be sent to the Turcan Connell, Edinburgh address.

Contact information

Activites funded: Arts & culture Education & training General charitable activities Health care & wellbeing Sport & physical activity

Beneficiaries funded: Children Economically/socially disadvantaged People in poverty Young people

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