New Community Grants Scheme

Keep Scotland Beautiful will soon be offering grants to local groups thanks to the new carrier bag charge raised by Tesco. The grants are fixed at £250 and are intended for projects that will make small improvements to the local environment, raise a smile and bring people together.
1.    Local action to improve the local environment
2.    Delivered in an environmentally sustainable manner
3.    Involves and benefits the community
4.    Volunteer led

1.    Local neighbourhood / friendship groups
2.    Local volunteer groups
3.    Not for profit organisations and groups


  •   Organise a Clean Up and purchase litter pickers, tabards, disposal bags and a small snack for the volunteers
  •   Organise a youth group to clear a neglected border / verge and plant some bulbs & flowers to encourage wildlife.
  • Recycle old containers and use as pots for sowing native flower seeds, herbs and fruit.

Applications for the grants will open on November 20th.  Visit to apply.


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