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Inspiring Scotland launches new Creative Communities programme – Wednesday August 12

Creative Communities is a new programme that aims to support and empower communities to develop cultural activities.

The programme will distribute up to £600,000 to support communities to develop new initiatives involving culture and creative arts for the period October 2020-June 2021.

In addition to investing in projects, Inspiring Scotland will provide a number of community organisations with development support to progress ideas to the point where they can be more fully funded over the course of a second year.

Creative Communities is funded jointly by the Scottish Government’s Culture and Justice directorates, and aims to extend opportunities for people to take part in culture throughout their lives.

For more: www.inspiringscotland.org.uk/what-we-do/our-funds/creative-communities/

The Screwfix Foundation

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The Screwfix Foundation currently offers local registered charities and not for profit organisations funding of up to £5000. Applications are reviewed on a quarterly basis and the next review is August 2020. Grants help all sorts of projects, from repairing … read more

Peer Support in Action surveys under way

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Can you tell Scottish Recovery Network about remote peer support happening in Scotland? All sorts of peer support is happening during the Covid-19 pandemic, despite people being unable to meet up in person. Scottish Recovery Network are keen to find … read more