£6.4m for Scottish voluntary groups

£6.4m for Scottish voluntary groups
Leon Walker, Regen.net
25.09.08


Part of the Dynamic, Inclusive Communities (DIC) fund, today’s package of investment will improve the infrastructure of Scotland’s community and voluntary sector by joining up the work of individual organisations, the Big Lottery Fund (BLF) said.

The DIC has so far committed £17.8 million in Scotland, according to BLF.

The winning groups are:



Group

Award

Edinburgh and Lothians Racial Equality Council Ltd

£123,685

Ayr – Community Engagement and Regeneration Trust

£235,317

ENABLE Scotland

£495,275

Learning Link Scotland

£475,000

The Poverty Alliance

£777,520

Scottish Disability Equality Forum

£165,406

Voluntary Arts Network

£499,813

The Council of Ethnic Minority Voluntary Sector Organisations Scotland

£588,287

Scottish Mentoring Network

£498,772

Home Start UK

£168,009

Scottish Association of Citizens Advice Bureau

£981,091

Social Firms Scotland

£547,745

Reach Community Health Project

£396,196

Community Transport Association UK

£277,805

Scottish Social Enterprise Coalition

£174,611