Bank of Scotland Foundation’s Reach Programme Re-opens for Applications

The Reach Programme is one of four funding programmes provided by the Bank of Scotland Foundation. Registered charities can apply for grants of between 1,000 and £20,000 to support the most vulnerable people across Scotland.

Charities should be working to address either one of the following:

Disadvantage: For example, primary disadvantage such as homelessness, abuse, mental health or poverty, or secondary disadvantage such as debt issues, learning disabilities, illiteracy, lack of employability skills or health issues.

Social Exclusion: For example, exclusionary challenges for minorities, people with disabilities, LGBT people, drug users, institutional care leavers, the elderly or the young.

To be eligible, charities must have been operational for at least a year and have an annual income of £1 million or less.

The deadline for applications is 2 April 2020 (12 noon).

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