Improving Lives aims to support activity that helps people overcome difficulties and become more resilient.
The Foundation supports a broad range of organisations and activities that share a commitment to making a positive impact to the lives of the communities in which they work, and that are driven by a desire to achieve excellence.
The Foundation supports a wide range of organisations including supporting arts, sport, heritage, health, welfare and youth work.
The Trust wishes to encourage the playing of organs and has a fund to assist churches in having their organs played more than at present. It is hoped that this will contribute to the "open doors" objective of the Trust and its member churches.
Next deadline: 31st Oct 2021
The fund aims to increase access to film in communities across Scotland and encourage film festivals to grow. Projects supported through this fund should help to promote cinema going and cinemas in Scotland, and to raise the profile of film.
Offers grants to help churches develop appropriate, high quality, well researched projects before approaching a major grant funder.
Next deadline: 9th Sep 2021
This trust concentrates on medical research and the welfare and education of children.
The Trust supports: the provision of shelter for those in need; encouraging Jewish family innovation; developing community and civil society in Glasgow and Scotland; seed funding creative ideas to solve challenges facing the Jewish community and society.
The Trust offers grants in two areas: performing arts and conservation. They prefer to give grants to smaller projects, or specific elements of projects, where their contribution can have a greater impact.
Next deadline: 27th Aug 2021
This trust has general charitable purposes with a preference for Scotland, particularly the West of Scotland and Glasgow. It tends to fund the same charities each year.