Foundation Scotland Community Response Recovery and Resilience Fund

Support provided by Foundation Scotland / National Emergencies Trust

What does this involve?

The aim of the fund is to provide support to community groups and registered charities in order to allow them to respond to immediate community needs during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Organisations can apply for grants between £1,000 and £5,000. This can be used for things like supporting vulnerable groups, providing supermarket vouchers or other hardship aid, supporting volunteer costs, adapting your services to meet new community needs, moving to a remote-working model and more.

Am I eligible?

Only constituted groups with a governing document can apply.

You must also have:

  • an income of less than £250,000
  • a bank account set up in the name of the group
  • at least three unrelated members on your management committee
  • at least two unrelated cheque signatories
  • a quorum of at least three unrelated members present at your committee meetings

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

The fund is for constituted community groups and registered charities.

How long does this take?

Foundation Scotland aim to review applications for funding as quickly as possible.

Important information

Applications will not be processed unless all supporting documentation is supplied.

Next steps

Visit the Foundation Scotland website for application guidance and more information.

Support provided by Foundation Scotland / National Emergencies Trust

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