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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 Trust awards grants to organisations based in the West of Scotland working to improve recreational facilities for young people, older people and those who are unemployed. The trustees prefer to give towards specific items of equipment or projects and to organised clubs, groups and teams where many will benefit.

Previous grantees include Riding for the Disabled, National Youth Orchestra of Scotland, Girlguiding Renfrewshire and Salvation Army.

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Geographical areas funded: Glasgow

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Capital, Revenue

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When to apply

There are no deadlines and applications can be submitted at any time.

How to apply

Apply in writing to the Trust at the address provided.

Contact information

Activites funded: Arts & culture Citizenship & community involvement Community development & regeneration Community facilities Sport & physical activity Recreation & social activities

Beneficiaries funded: Older people Unemployed Young people

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Western Recreation Trust

  • Charity registered in Scotland SC002534
  • c/o Monteith Solicitors, 9 George Sqaure, Glasgow, G2 1QQ

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