The trust gives to a wide range of charitable causes. Organisations that support young people, music, drama, physical health, mental health, the elderly, disabled people and rescue have been funded in the past.
In 2022 Volunteering Matters Action Earth will be offering grants to help local communities to respond to our nature and climate crises.
Muirden Energy provides community benefit funds to local communities that host their wind farms. They fund a wide range of community projects.
The Sport and Physical Activity Fund supports voluntary sport organisations embedded in their community to increase participation in sport and physical activity, particularly in under-represented groups.
The Women & Girls Match Fund is a match funding campaign for charities that are working to improve the lives of vulnerable, disadvantaged or underrepresented women and girls in England and Scotland.
Opened: 9 Aug 2022
Next deadline: 28 Oct 2022
Aims to tackle poverty and inequality through building skills, capacity and resilience of communities, and supporting activities that empower communities to be more involved in the life of the city.
Opened: 8 Aug 2022
Barchester’s Charitable Foundation helps older people and other adults with a disability across England, Scotland & Wales. Grants are to help people lead more fulfilled lives and reach their full potential.
Applications will be considered from organisations and community groups providing direct benefit to communities for all people in need in and around Glasgow.
Next deadline: 7 Nov 2022
The fund contributes towards employee fundraising efforts for the causes that matter to them by matching fundraising. The Fund is open to permanent Abellio ScotRail employees.
The Trust supports organisations that; Provide Hospice Care; Provide support for the Homeless; Promote health and well being. Areas of support have included physical and learning disability, physical and mental health, social challenge and deprivation.