Through our Clyde Borders wind farm we make around £125,000 per year available for community and charitable projects. Over its lifetime we expect to invest around £4million in local projects.
PROJECTS FUNDED IN THE LAST 12 MONTHS:
- Tweedsmuir Community Council £2,323 for a Snow Blower.
- Broughton Primary Parent Council £1,170 to help with Speedy Spikes Running Club costs.
- Tweedsmuir Community Council £69,000 towards the superfast broadband project.
- Broughton Village Hall £25,000 for roof repairs.
- Drumelzier Recreation Hall £750 for exterior painting.
- Tweedsmuir Village Hall £10,000 for Car Park repair and expansion.
- Skirling Village Hall £24,818.40 to insulate the hall roof.
The community fund can support projects which:
- enhance quality of life for local residents
- contribute to vibrant, healthy, successful and sustainable communities
- promote community spirit and encourage community activity
Projects in the following community council areas can apply:
- Upper Tweed
You can find out who is eligible to apply here.
- 2nd February 2020
- 19th April 2020
- 12th July 2020
- 25th October 2020
HOW TO APPLY
The Application Form and Guidelines are available to download below:
GUIDELINES FOR THE FUNDS ADMINISTERED BY COMMUNITY COUNCILS
MICRO GRANT GUIDELINES
YOUTH BURSARY GUIDELINES
For more information on this fund please contact:
Community Investment Manager
Tel: 0141 224 7712