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.
Offers grants to help churches develop appropriate, high quality, well researched projects before approaching a major grant funder.
The aim of this fund is to support adults aged 16 and over most at risk of social isolation and loneliness in line with the Scottish Government’s ‘A Connected Scotland’ Strategy.
Opened: 29 Aug 2022
Next deadline: 21 Oct 2022
Supports registered charities and constituted community groups based in Dundee and within a 25-mile radius in a range of fields including education, youth development, andhelping people overcome challenges in the face of adversity.
The trust funds the advancement of the Roman Catholic religion, including the promotion of the higher education for the Roman Catholic clergy or laity, and for the relief of poverty, the promotion of health and education overseas and youth work.
Vodafone are providing free mobile connectivity to support charities in the UK tackle digital exclusion. SIMS can be used over 6 months and can be used however you like for example, to help stay in touch with service users, or deliver training to people.
Opened: 27 Aug 2021
Next deadline: 1 Nov 2022
Edge Fund supports small grassroots organisations taking action for a just, equitable and sustainable world. It funds work that challenges abuses of power and aims to bring an end to the systems that cause injustice.
Supports projects which develop mission through new worshipping communities, engage and attract those under 40, address issues brought about by the pandemic, and increase experimentation with innovation in church practices.
The principle activities of the fund are the maintenance and repair of church buildings throughout Scotland with priority to churches in the west and south west of Scotland. Support is also given for new initiatives and projects in Christian Mission.