The Bank of Scotland Foundation’s Reach programme is suitable for charities can demonstrate they address disadvantage or social exclusion. This will ensure that our funding will reach the most vulnerable people across Scotland, to provide them with opportunity and equality and making positive, sustainable change.
The foundation views primary disadvantages as homelessness, abuse, mental health, or poverty. The following are considered as secondary disadvantages; debt issues, learning disabilities, illeteracy, lack of employability, or health issues.
Charities that support minorities, people with disabilities, LGBT people, drug users, institutional care leavers, the elderly or the young would be eligible under the social exclusion criteria.
Opens 28th October 2019 and closes 19th December 2019
More information can be found here – https://bankofscotlandfoundation.org/funding-programmes/reach