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Music for All – Music in the Community

Grants are available to UK based community groups that aim to bring musical projects to their local communities. The Music in the Community grants programme is administered Music for All, which is the charity of the UK musical instrument industry. … read more

Water Rates Exemption – Survey

Many local organisations have been affected by the changes introduces to water rates exemption eligibility. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is now part of a national review group set up by the Scottish Government to review the scheme and they need your help. read more

Getting your Voice heard in Community Planning

Do you ever wonder

What terms like Community Planning, Community Engagement or Community Empowerment mean for you as a Third Sector organisation?
How to influence decision making, including the development of local plans and strategies for the benefit of your service users?
What Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway can do to support you to have your voice (and those of your clients) heard at a strategic level? read more

Election Time – Again!

We are looking for nominations to become a Trustee on the Board of Dumfries and Galloway Third Sector Interface. If you would like more information or to discuss this and what it entails in more detail, please contact either Claire Brown or Graham Bartlett. More about the AGM and Election of Trustees follows… read more

Climate Challenge Fund opens for applications

Community-led organisations from across Scotland are invited to apply to the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge Fund (CCF) for funding to support local projects that tackle climate change. CCF grants of up to £150,000 per organisation, per year, are available for … read more