Scottish Charity Awards

Scottish Charity Awards Now Open! 
Has your organisation excelled this year? Has a member of staff or volunteer shown outstanding dedication to your cause? Has your campaign mobilised an army of supporters and achieved great change? All finalists will be included in the People's Choice public vote, giving organisations a chance to encourage their supporters to get involved in the awards.The deadline for entries is 5pm on Thursday 6th April 2017. Follow #ScotCharityAwards or click here for more information. 

Aspiring Communities Fund- reminder

Reminder: Aspiring Communites Fund
The Scottish Government’s new two year £18.9 million Aspiring Communities Fund is currently inviting applications for the first funding round.  This funding round closes on the 7th April 2017 so don’t miss your chance to apply! More information here.

Volunteers needed for planting of trees at Newtonhill Woodland

Attention volunteers, can you offer a few hours next weekend 25th-26th March to help the local woodland plant trees?

Countryside Fund

The Prince’s Countryside Fund

Deadline: 13 April 2017

The Prince’s Countryside Fund seeks to provide funding to address three key themes: Developing Thriving Rural Communities by improving service provision in rural areas; Transforming Rural Livelihoods by supporting rural enterprise and farming businesses, and Creating the Farmers of the Future by providing training opportunities for young people and the unemployed. Projects should have a long term positive effect on rural communities, helping those that live and work there sustain the countryside, by tackling key rural issues.