Community Connect enables Scotmid members to give back to their Communities. It allows three good cause groups from three Member Regions (North, East and West) to receive a financial award following a vote by Scotmid members.
Opened: 23 Jan 2023
Next deadline: 2 Mar 2023
The trust objects are widely drawn and include: religion, education, culture, social and physical wellbeing, poverty, and physical and mental disabilities. Priority is given to applications from the West of Scotland but also funds national organisations.
The Fund's aim is to encourage the creation of new co-operatives and to grow existing co-operatives and supports activities that build organisational capacity.
Glasgow City Council are offering to match funding for projects making a positive environmental impact on the city and its residents.
Supports charities based and working in the Greater Glasgow postcode area. General themes supported are prevention or relief of poverty, advancement of citizenship or community development and other analogous purposes.
Groundwork is working with One Stop Stores Ltd to administer the One Stop Community Partnership programme. Successful applicants will receive an initial grant and begin a partnership with their local One Stop store.
The Association has an annual Regeneration Budget from which they pay for additional Community Policing, make awards to tenants and local schools and support a variety of community projects in the Reidvale area of Glasgow.
The Trustees' current policy is to support primarily projects which are for the benefit of Glasgow and her citizens, but Scottish and UK wide projects will be considered for small grants if they can be applied locally.
Small grants for projects that support those in need of a safe and secure home.
This charity match programme gives donations to local UK groups and charities, which have already raised vital funds themselves.