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Press Releases 2024

Bank of Scotland Foundation, has announced the launch of its new five-year strategy - "Building a Brighter Future for Scotland."

Press Releases 2023

Bank of Scotland Foundation, is offering its 178 current grantees a share of £2,406,465 to help with the significant impact of the cost of living crisis.
Bank of Scotland Foundation, has announced that 63 charities have been awarded a share of £1,036,105 from its Reach grant programme, which helps make positive and lasting change in communities across Scotland.
Today, the independent charity, Bank of Scotland Foundation announced that ten Scottish charities have been awarded a share of £1,036,551 over the next 3-5 years through their Invest grant programme.
Bank of Scotland Foundation has announced it awarded more than £5 million to over 500 Scottish charities in 2022, helping more than 200,000 people access essential local services and personal support.

Press Releases 2022

Bank of Scotland Foundation, has announced it is providing almost £1,000,000 of additional financial support to Scotland’s Third Sector to help charities through the cost of living crisis.

Press Releases 2021

Eleven Scottish charities have received grant awards from Bank of Scotland Foundation’s multi-year Invest programme. In total, they will share £1,446,155 over a period of 3-5 years.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for enthusiastic and driven individuals to join Bank of Scotland Foundation as Trustees. Trustees play a vital role, overseeing the management of the Foundation and acting as ambassadors for the Foundation across every sector of society.

Bank of Scotland Foundation, an independent charity supporting people and their local communities across Scotland, is launching its Invest grant programme today - a multi-year programme for charities helping vulnerable people manage various financial issues.

Press Releases 2020

Since the Foundation launched on 10th November 2010, its funding has helped to improve the lives of hundreds of thousands of people across Scotland, addressing areas such as unemployment, poverty, digital inclusion, mental health and homelessness in some of Scotland’s most deprived areas. 
Eight charities across Scotland have received the first grant awards from Bank of Scotland Foundation’s new Invest programme, which will help to ensure financial certainty during these exceptionally difficult times.
Bank of Scotland Foundation recognises that Coronavirus will have an impact on charities throughout Scotland. In many instances, charities will be even more crucial than ever in providing practical and emotional support and tackling isolation.