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The poll of 2,000 Scottish households by YouGov demonstrates the financial strain the economic impact of lockdown is putting on people in different housing tenures, and in different parts of the country. In the private rented sector, almost half of tenants (45%) have seen a drop…
In response to the pandemic, Social and Community Capital have launched a £1 million Coronavirus Response Fund which is offering unrestricted grants to between £5,000 – £50,000 to organisations across the UK that employ people from vulnerable or disadvantaged grou…
But bills had already risen for over 36% of respondents, and 55% were certain their energy use had increased during lockdown. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep many workers at home, concerns are growing about the impact on household energy bills - 58% of people said t…
The award winning visitor attraction, in North Berwick, has been hit hard by Covid closures. In order to avoid permanent closure, the Scottish Seabird Centre has set an overall fundraising target of £500,000. In the 20 years that the conservation charity has been operating, it ha…

Charity shops to reopen

29th June 2020

Head of retail Sue Blair said: “When the coronavirus pandemic unfolded it became clear that plans we had to maximise income from shops this year were not going to happen, and that a significant loss of income was on the cards. “Together with the cancellation of fundraising events…
In the quarter of a century which has followed, the charity’s work for the over-65s has been expanded across eight other regions, now supporting over 3,000 members - many of them disabled or suffering from health problems - to eat well, enjoy more social contact and live at home…
John Herriman, chief executive of the National Emergencies Trust (NET), said: “With their agility and local know-how, grassroots community organisations in Scotland are uniquely placed to help those in urgent need. From sports clubs turned soup kitchens, to youth clubs turned cou…
The Movement for Good Awards have opened for Phase 2 which will see 10 charities receive a grant of £50,000. Championing innovation, the awards are focused on supporting charities to turn creative ideas into practical solutions that benefit society. Key Facts Open from Mo…
Over €12 million euros has been allocated to the European Solidarity Corps in 2020 for the UK, with almost €2 million allocated for in-country activities. The next deadline to apply is 1 October 2020. The European Solidarity Corps, a programme run by the Erasmus+ UK Natio…
It found social enterprises are facing considerable immediate challenges. The financial situation of social enterprises as a consequence of Covid-19 was described as perilous, and the study concludes many will not recover without financial support. The vast majority (81%) of soci…

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