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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's primary role is to distribute the community fund generated by the Ben Akitil Wind Farm. The majority of funding is available to local constituted, non-profit making groups that operate in the Dunvegan area, or benefit the residents of the Dunvegan (which also includes the surrounding townships of Harlosh, Feorlig, Vatten, Roag, Herebost, Horneval, Orbost, Greep, Claigan and Uiginish).

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Geographical areas funded: Highland

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Capital, Revenue

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Who can apply

Only constituted groups which operate and benefit the residents of the Dunvegan area, (as defined by the Dunvegan Community Council) will be eligible to apply. Individuals may apply in exceptional circumstances.

When to apply

Deadlines for applications are 31 March, 30 June, 30 September and 31 December each year.

Next deadline: 31 Dec 2022

How to apply

The application form and guidance are available from the Trust's website.

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Activites funded: Housing & shelter Arts & culture Community development & regeneration Education & training Health care & wellbeing Health education & promotion Heritage & building preservation Sport & physical activity Recreation & social activities

Beneficiaries funded: Economically/socially disadvantaged People in poverty Older people Ill-health Disabilities Local communities Young people

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Dunvegan Community Trust

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