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July 2015

Bank of Scotland Foundation is set to grant in excess of £600,000 to charities across Scotland through its three Grants Programmes. Bringing the total distributed since November 2010 to over £6.8m, the Foundation has provided support to over 800 charities since its launch.    

April 2015

The first tranche of 2015 grants awarded by the Bank of Scotland Foundation, amounts to £199,708, and takes the total distributed by the Foundation to over £6m since 2010, providing much needed support to over 800 charities across Scotland. 

December 2014

23 Scottish charities will benefit from the last tranche of funding made by the Bank of Scotland Foundation this year. This final tranche, in excess of £215,000, brings total grants made during 2014 by the Foundation to over £815,000 benefitting some 97 Scottish charities. This brings the total sum distributed since the Foundation’s launch in November 2010 to £5.7m.
 

November 2014

The Bank of Scotland Foundation, an independent charity that supports people and their local communities across Scotland, announces grants totalling £276,676 from three separate grant making programmes. This brings the total sum distributed since the Foundation's launch in November 2010 to £5.3m.

October 2014

The Bank of Scotland Foundation is set to launch its first ever Large Grants Programme that will offer charities sustainable funding over multiple years. This additional programme will provide grants of between £50,000 and £100,000, and is in addition to the Foundation’s existing grants giving portfolio.

June 2014

In celebration of its commitment to charities based across the breadth of Scotland, Bank of Scotland Foundation welcomed over 100 (combined) MSPs and charities to its third annual reception at the Scottish Parliament earlier this week. The Foundation has distributed in excess of £4.7m to over 700 charities since its launch in November 2010, enabling charities to support almost 100 jobs and have a direct impact on over 80,000 people.

June 2014

The Bank of Scotland Foundation is set to further help improve the quality of life for those who are facing challenging circumstances, with the launch of its first ever Financial Inclusion Grants Programme. 

April 2014

Reinforcing its commitment to charities based across the breadth of Scotland, Bank of Scotland Foundation has today revealed the 17 charities that are set to benefit from grants amounting to over £108,000. The grants, ranging from £1,000 to over £15,000, will benefit a wide range of charitable causes including the elderly, young people, disability, financial advice and literacy.  

January 2014

Reinforcing its commitment to charities based across the breadth of Scotland, Bank of Scotland Foundation has today announced the launch of a new Grants Programme. In addition to those it already offers, the launch of the new Medium Grants Programme ensures the Foundation is now in a position to impact a much wider range of charities than before. 

November 2013

This latest tranche of funding, of almost £273k, has been distributed to 32 charities working across Scotland, and brings the Foundation’s grants total for 2013 to £558,432.  

23 charities across Scotland will receive a total of £171,746 from the Foundation’s Small Grants Programme and a further 10 awards will benefit charities to the sum of £101,081 from its innovative Volunteering Grants Programme.

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