A grand total of £2,588,000 was awarded to 74 organisations across Scotland in our three funding strands; Care and Wellbeing, Strengthening Communities and Realising Potential. Among these awards were:
Care and Wellbeing (view all)
£30,000 towards the salary costs of the manager of the Edinburgh Art Room, which uses trained art therapists to work with children who have serious emotional and behavioural difficulties. View all Edinburgh awards here.
Strengthening Communities (view all)
£45,000 towards the salary costs of the Project Manager at The Well Multi-Cultural Resource Centre. This charity, based within a former shop in Govanhill, Glasgow, provides practical support and advice to members of the local, multicultural community, many of whom are families living in poverty with little or no English. View all Glasgow awards here.
Realising Potential (view all)
£16,000 towards the running costs of Methilhill Community Children's Initiative, which delivers a programme of activities and volunteering opportunities from its community learning garden, aiming to both improve outdoor play opportunities for young people while increasing confidence, resilience and self-esteem. View all Fife awards here.
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