The Warm and Well Fund

The Warm and Well Fund has been launched by SBC to support voluntary, community and charity organisations to provide a warm space for local residents, families and friends who are struggling to heat their homes during the winter months.  They want to support a dignified approach for the allocation of this funding and are working in […]

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The Household Hardship Fund

The Household Hardship Fund – a £1 million fund administered by Corra Foundation on behalf of The National Lottery Community Fund – is now open.  The fund will provide grants between £500-£5,000 to local groups who will pass the money on in cash or vouchers directly to local families and individuals in need. More information, […]

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Trustees’ Week

This week (7-11 November) is Trustees’ Week! It’s a time for people and organisations across the charity sector to come together and celebrate the achievements of trustees. OSCR has a range of useful resources and guidance to help trustees develop their skills and understand their role within the charity sector. Guidance and good practice for […]

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Communities Mental Health and Well-being Fund – deadline Oct 28th

The deadline for an application to the Main Grants programme for the Communities Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund Round 2 in the south of Scotland is October 28th, 2022. This is a national Fund with dedicated resources for each local authority area and local decision-making.  You can find all the information required here: www.tsdg.org.uk/funding-update/cmhwf-round2/ The deadline […]

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The Bridge AGM 2022

The Bridge is holding its AGM on Thursday 10th November 2022 at St Boswells Village Hall at 7.00 pm. After hosting our two previous AGMs virtually it is a great pleasure to invite you to attend our 2022 in person.   This year’s Keynote Speaker is Luke Comins – Director of Tweed Forum.  Luke will be […]

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Regional Land Use Partnership pilot – consultation events for South of Scotland

The South of Scotland has been chosen by the Scottish Government as one of five Regional Land Use Partnership (RLUP) pilots, to help develop Scotland’s approach to land use in support of our green recovery, the Just Transition to net-zero, and to address the climate change and biodiversity emergencies. The work is being delivered through […]

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Community Planning Partnership sets out work plan to support communities

Scottish Borders Community Planning Partnership (CPP) have set out a work plan which highlights the key priorities and actions for the partnership over the next 12 months to support communities. The key priority themes, which were agreed in June this year, are: ‘Enough Money to live on’ ‘Access to work, learning and training’ ‘Enjoying good health […]

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