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									AWARDS FROM THE BIG LOTTERY FUND
Committees of August, September and October 2006                                                                                                                                   October 2006

                                                                                                                                                                            No of grants: 488

                                                                                                                                                             Total Awarded: £2,949,967


 Organisation                                     Location      Description                                                                                                                  Amount

 Aberdeen City
 Bon-Accord Silver Band                           Aberdeen      This group make up a brass band that performs locally and nationally. The grant will contribute towards the costs of          £8,410
                                                                band uniforms, coach hire and van hire.
 Grampian Branch of the Scottish Sub Aqua Club    Aberdeen      This group promote and provide equipment and training for people to participate in the sport of SCUBA diving. The             £8,155
                                                                grant will be used to purchase a Commercial Rescue Searider hull and water rescue manikin.
 Aberdeen Performing Arts                         Aberdeen      This group run the music hall and present a variety of productions including opera, comedy, drama, dance and                 £10,000
                                                                musicals as well as allowing the venue to be used by a number of community groups. The grant will contribute
                                                                towards conducting a feasability study.
 Aberdeen Safer Community Trust                   Aberdeen      This group from Aberdeen promotes greater safety within the local community. The grant will contribute to carrying           £10,000
                                                                out a feasibility study and business plan.
 Aberdeen Federation of Racing Pigeon Societies   Aberdeen      This group organise and co-ordinate racing, shows and transportation for all its members and clubs within their              £10,000
                                                                geographical area. The grant will be used to purchase a crews cab chassis vehicle.
 Grampian Deaf Children's Society                 Aberdeen      This group provide opportunities and events for deaf people and their families to meet and communicate with other             £3,525
                                                                families with similar needs. The grant will contribute towards activity weekends, travel and refreshments.
 Club Gaidhlig Obar Dheathain                     Aberdeen      This new group organise and promote cultural events for Gaelic speakers in the North East of Scotland. The grant              £2,600
                                                                will contribute towards the provisions of recreational and cultural events in the North East of Scotland for Gaelic
                                                                speakers.
 Hazelhead Residents' Association                 Hazelhead     This group protect and advance the interests of residents of Hazelhead. The grant will contribute towards carrying              £600
                                                                out a feasibility study.
 Friends of Camphill Medical Practice             Aberdeen      This group supports Camphill Medical Practice Ltd by fundraising for extra resources. The grant will contribute               £5,000
                                                                towards refurbishment costs.
 Aberdeen City Council                            Aberdeen      This group promote sport and development for children and young people within the City of Aberdeen. The grant                 £5,000
                                                                will contribute towards the filming, transportation of equipment, the editing and production of a DVD.


                                                                                                                                                         Total for Aberdeen City: 10 Grants £63,290

 Aberdeenshire
 Fraserburgh West End Flying Club                 Fraserburgh   This group gives its members the facilities and opportunities to participate in the sport of pigeon racing. The grant         £7,000
                                                                will be used to purchase fourteen timing clocks, a master clock and a laptop and printer.
 Scottish Communities Against Drugs Banff         Macduff       This group provide a support and information service for people who use drugs and their families. The grant will be           £1,968
 MacDuff Support Group                                          used to purchase a drum kit, 2 electric guitars, keyboard, pool table, board games, therapy table and advertising.
 Woodend Allotments                               Banchory      This new group's aims is to provide allotment space for local people who wish to grow their own produce. The                  £9,500
                                                                grant will contribute towards car parking facilities, the landscaping, installation of fencing, the installation and
                                                                purchase of three sheds and water butts and planning fees.

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 Organisation                                   Location       Description                                                                                                                      Amount

 Aberdeenshire cont…
 Ardallie Primary School PTA                    Ardallie       This group support the staff and children of Ardallie Primary School by fundraising for extra resources for the                   £2,000
                                                               school and working in partnership with the local community to develop school projects. The grant will be used to
                                                               purchase a staging kit and steps.
 The Grassic Gibbon Arts Group                  Arbuthnott     This group promote and advance community knowledge of the visual arts, crafts, drama, singing, dance, literature                 £10,000
                                                               and scottish cultural heritage through organising community events. The grant will contribute towards venue hire,
                                                               tutor fees, sessional worker fees, volunteer expenses, travel expenses and publicity material. It will also be used to
                                                               purchase computers and software.
 Princess Royal Sports & Community Trust        Banff          This group provide the opportunities and facilities for the local community to participate in sport. The grant will               £8,120
                                                               contribute towardss coaching costs and travel expenses.
 Collieston and Slains Community Trust          Collieston     The group aim to raise funds and manage the building of a new community centre for Collieston and Slaines.                        £1,500
                                                               Thegrant will contribute towards judges expenses.
 Auchnagatt Village Hall Management Committee   Auchnagatt     This group provide a village hall for the benefit of the local community. The grant will contribute towards the cost of           £8,000
                                                               tarring a car-park and marking spaces.
 Sandhaven and Pitullie Harbour Trust Limited   Sandhaven      This group repair, maintain, conserve and preserve the Sandhaven and Pitullie harbour. The grant will contribute                  £5,000
                                                               towards a rebound wall and the repair of the jetty.
 The Friends of Forglen Hall                    Forglen        This group provide facilities for the community to participate in social and educational activities. The grant will               £3,575
                                                               contribute towards professional fees, building materials and fittings.
 Stagecraft Turriff                             Turriff        This group provide opportunities for people to participate in the production of plays and musical shows. The grant                £5,000
                                                               will contribute towards furniture and props, scenery bars and two scenery flats.
 Ellon Biodiversity Action Group                Ellon          This group aim to preserve for the public benefit the biodiversity of Ellon. The grant will contribute towards                    £9,860
                                                               professional fees, equipment, publicity materials, research costs, volunteer expenses and green gym fees.
 Friday Night Team                              Banff          This new group aims to provide a drop-in facility offering young people from Banff and the surrounding catchment                  £5,696
                                                               area. The grant will contribute towards sessional staff costs, 2 laptops, video camera, digital camera, seating and
                                                               insurance.
 Leochel Cushnie Hall Management Committee      Alford         This group provide facilities for the community to participate in recreational and educational activities. The grant will         £3,951
                                                               be used to purchase 13 tables and 80 chairs.
 Keig Under Fives                               Keig           This playgroup provide pre-school education and play opportunities for children. The grant will be used to purchase                 £600
                                                               6 new exercise mats.
 Bouncers and Blethers                          Laurencekirk   This new group provide a venue for parents and carers of pre school children to meet and take part in recreational                £2,664
                                                               activities on a regular basis. The grant is for a contribution towards the purchase of play equipment, musical, arts
                                                               and crafts equipment, kitchen and bathroom equipment and publicity costs.
 Fraserburgh Youth Forum                        Fraserburgh    This group provide a forum for local young people to voice their opinions. The grant will be used to purchase                     £5,000
                                                               electrical equipment, crockery, furniture, computer, software and a workstation.

                                                                                                                                                         Total for Aberdeenshire: 17 Grants– £89,434

 Angus
 One Parent Families Scotland T/A               Forfar         This group provide home childcare services for children aged 0-16 years from 7.00 am to 10.30 pm. The grant will                  £9,397
 Childcare@home Angus                                          contribute towards advertising costs, marketing costs, projector, printer/ photocopier, office chairs and storage,
                                                               stationery, toys and safety equipment.
 Muirfield Playgroup                            Arbroath       This group offer social and educational opportunites for local children aged 2-5 and workshops for parents. The                   £9,350
                                                               grant will contribute towards a building warrant, slab, slapping, ramp, fencing, wiring, joinerwork, paint and
                                                               materials and will fund professional fees.
 Panmure Playgroup                              Monifieth      This group provide pre-school activities for children in the Monifieth area. The grant will be used to purchase mats,             £1,029
                                                               screen dividers, a table and a floor cushion.

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 Organisation                                     Location           Description                                                                                                                    Amount

 Angus cont…
 Brechin Arts Festival                            Brechin            This group organise the village’s annual 16-day arts festival, sourcing quality performers and exhibitors and                   £7,650
                                                                     organising venues. The grant will contribute towards the costs of venue hire, exhibition costs, advertising and
                                                                     stationery.
 Cruse Bereavement Care - Angus Branch            Arbroath           This group provide bereavement counselling. The grant will be used to purchase a laptop, equipment, modem and                   £1,009
                                                                     printer.
 Montrose Day Care Centre                         Montrose           This group provide day care for 30 older people per day, five days per week, in the Montrose area. The grant will               £9,000
                                                                     contribute towards a specially adapted mini-bus which has wheelchair facilities.
 Webster's High School                            Kirriemuir         This new group aim to compliment and improve their existing extra-curricular activities. The grant will be used to              £6,554
                                                                     purchase a basketball scoreboard, installation of scoreboard, indoor decathlon set, portable football goals and
                                                                     nets, indoor hockey goals, indoor athletics equipment, speed, agility kit, reaction balls, CD player and nesting
                                                                     gymnastic tables.
 Monifieth High School                            Monifieth          This school provide educational and recreational activities for young people in the local community. The grant will             £5,480
                                                                     be used to purchase a laptop & software, camcorder, portable stereo, competition DVDs, 20 uniforms and will fund
                                                                     a camp training day.
 Angus Care and Repair Company                    Forfar             This group aim to assist older and/or disabled people in Angus remain safe and secure in their own homes. The                   £5,217
                                                                     grant will contribute towards the cost of producing booklets on safety concerns and safety equipment.

                                                                                                                                                               Total for City of Angus: 9 Grants – £54,686

 Argyll & Bute
 Here We Are                                      Cairndow Village   This group promote local issues and provide information and facilities for further education, community                         £8,460
                                                                     development and are a source of knowledge of the area for newcomers. The grant will contribute towards the cost
                                                                     of funding a project manager and volunteer, the design, publicity and set up costs for an exhibition.
 East Kintyre Community Council                   Carradale          This group represent the interests of the community and support projects on its behalf. The grant will contribute to            £1,000
                                                                     the costs of sign posting.
 Islay Natural History Trust                      Isle of Islay      This group encourage the study, recording and preservation of the islands wild life. The grant will be used to                  £6,385
                                                                     purchase tables, monitor, desktop photocopier, computer, projector, DVD player, lectern, plasma screen, speakers
                                                                     and wall mount.
 Home-Start Mid Argyll, Jura, Islay and Kintyre   Campbeltown        This group provide support and advice through a home visiting and drop in service to families with young children.              £8,980
                                                                     The grant will be used to purchase a garden play area, shed, play worker and activities, storage unit and trolley,
                                                                     office furniture, soft seating, laptop and screen, SAGE software, consultant fees, kettle, shredder, smoke detector
                                                                     and laminator.
 The Lochgair Association                         Lochgair           This group provide social activities in the community and welcome newcomers as well as look after the appearance                £7,000
                                                                     of the village itself. The grant will contribute towards the construction and installation of disabled access to the
                                                                     Lochgair Church Hall.
 Glenorchy & Innishail Community Council          Lochawe            This group acts on behalf of and to promote the well-being of the local community. The grant will contribute                    £5,000
                                                                     towards refurbishments to the local community hall.
 Campbeltown Community Business Ltd               Campbeltown        This group run and maintain a purpose-built cinema available to the people of Campbeltown and the surrounding                  £10,000
                                                                     area. The grant will contribute towards a sound system.
 Mid Argyll Sailing Club                          Lochgilphead       This new group give its members the opportunities and facilities to participate in the sport of sailing. The grant will         £8,170
                                                                     be used to purchase a rib rescue boat and RYA training courses.
 Bute Credit Union                                Isle of Bute       This group provide saving and loan facilities for the residents in Bute. The grant will contribute towards premises.           £10,000
 Argyll College UHI Ltd                           Oban               This group provide the opportunity to participate in higher education. The grant will be used to purchase                      £10,000
                                                                     educational toys, role play toys and musical instruments.



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 Organisation                                      Location        Description                                                                                                                     Amount

 Argyll & Bute cont…
 Helensburgh Savoy                                 Helensburgh     This group promote the education in the musical arts through performing shows involving the local community and                  £9,400
                                                                   schools. The grant will contribute towards scenery hire, musician fees, hall hire and producer fees.
 Lanterns @ 10                                     Achnamara       This group provide opportunities for the community to participate in the performing arts. The grant will contribute              £2,485
                                                                   towards professional fees, volunteer training and transport.
 Lochgilphead Bowling Club                         Lochgilphead    This group provide facilities and opportunities for its members to participate in bowling in both the summer and                 £1,833
                                                                   winter months. The grant will be used to purchase bowling carpets, bowls set and storage cupboards.
 Tarbert Horticultural Society                     Tarbet          This group promote and stage the annual horticultural show. The grant will be used to purchase vegetable staging                 £2,200
                                                                   and vases.
 People and Agencies of Cowal Coming Together      Dunoon          This group are a source of information and recreational activities for the local community. The grant will contribute            £4,804
                                                                   towards sessional worker fees, a music specialist's fees, volunteers' travel expenses, a laptop, software and
                                                                   printing costs.
 Argyll Talking Newspapers                         Argyll & Bute   This group provide audiotapes of local newspapers to be distributed throughout the visually impaired and                         £3,552
                                                                   physically disabled community. The grant will be used to purchase 3 cassette duplicators and a carriage.
 Helensburgh and Lomond Youth Forum                Helensburgh     This group offer young people in the community educational and leisure activities. The grant will contribute to the              £5,000
                                                                   costs of consultant's costs and hire of premises.
 Blairmore and Strone Golf Club                    Strone          This group provide its members with the facilities and opportunities to play golf. The grant will be used to purchase            £5,000
                                                                   a greens mower.


                                                                                                                                                                    Total for Argyll & Bute: 18 Grants – £

 City of Edinburgh
 Scottish Indian Arts Forum                        Edinburgh       This group organise programmes of Indian art, music and dance in the East of Scotland. The grant will contribute                 £6,000
                                                                   towards arts and crafts workshop expenses, training and woodwork instruction costs.
 Trinity Primary School Parent Staff Association   Edinburgh       This group provide extra curricular activities for the school. The grant will contribute towards the costs of building           £9,988
                                                                   materials.
 Trinity Academy                                   Edinburgh       This group provide secondary education and extra curricular activities for young people. The grant will contribute               £6,200
                                                                   towards health promotion week, fitness equipment, football equipment, strips, taster coaching session, music
                                                                   system, promotion, advertising, health and nutrition software.
 Edinburgh Green Belt Trust                        Edinburgh       This group aim to improve access to and quality of greenspaces for the benefit of the whole community. The grant                 £3,122
                                                                   will contribute towards the cost of tutor fees, venue hire, materials, publicity and postage costs for a series of
                                                                   environmental workshops.
 Neo Productions                                   Pilton          This group provide opportunities for black and minority ethnic groups to take part and gain experience in theatre.               £9,000
                                                                   Thegrant will cover staff costs, transport for people with disabilities, marketing costs, advertising, recruitment costs
                                                                   and project management and rehearsal reading costs for the pilot theatre project Viva Mandela.
 Grassroots Edinburgh                              Edinburgh       This group raise awareness of poverty and multicultural issues through dance, drama and music performances.                     £10,000
                                                                   Thegrant will contribute towards performance and workshop fees, transport costs, venue hire, publicity materials,
                                                                   equipment hire, volunteer training and expenses, postage, stationery, laptop and printer.
 Ratho Primary School                              Ratho           This school provide educational and recreational teaching and facilities for children. The grant will contribute                 £2,341
                                                                   towards professional site development fees, landscape contractor's fees, bulbs and travel.
 North Edinburgh Childcare                         Edinburgh       This group provide flexible, affordable childcare and education for children aged 4 months to 5 years in the Greater             £7,720
                                                                   Pilton. The grant will contribute towards the costs to manufacture, install and paint a fence and gate, to provide
                                                                   safety surfacing, outdoor play equipment and storage.



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 Organisation                                   Location     Description                                                                                                                          Amount

 City of Edinburgh cont…
 LOCHEND YWCA                                   Lochend      This group enable women, particularly those under the age of 30, and their children to access further education                      £10,000
                                                             and training, whilst providing high quality childcare facilities. The grant will cover the cost of hiring of sessional staff,
                                                             venue fees and training for staff and volunteers.
 Family Service Unit Scotland                   Edinburgh    This group provide recreational activities and support to families. The grant will contribute towards the cost of                     £9,150
                                                             sessional workers, art/craft materials, transport, venue hire, refreshments, publicity and professional fees.
 Recycle to Cycle (The Bike Station)            Edinburgh    This group promote cycling and recycling through the provision of affordable bicycles and their maintenance. The                      £8,581
                                                             grant will be used to purchase workstands, floor mats, tools, tool and parts cabinets, worktops, counter, displays
                                                             and vice bench.
 Shandon Youth Club                             Edinburgh    This new group provide social, recreational and educational activities for children and young people. The grant will                  £5,000
                                                             be used to purchase a table tennis table, board games, footballs, pool table, cues, volunteer expenses, trips,
                                                             transport, disco equipment, food/drink and stationery.
 Gingerbread Edinburgh & Lothians Project Ltd   Edinburgh    This group provide, maintain and extend the present youth and childcare facilities of play schemes, after school                      £5,000
                                                             clubs and day care. The grant will be used to purchase arts/crafts materials, storage units, multicultural
                                                             toys/equipment and educational toys/equipment.
 Children's House Nursery School                Edinburgh    This group provide early education and care facilities for children of pre school age. The grant will contribute                      £3,433
                                                             towards the costs of workshop and performance fees, travel costs, hire and transport of storytelling facilities and
                                                             publicity materials.
 South Morningside After School Club            Edinburgh    This group provide a safe and stimulating environment for children during out of school hours. The grant will                         £4,120
                                                             contribute towards coach hire and entry fees to attractions.
 Oxgangs and Firrhill Community Forum           Edinburgh    This group provide opportunities for the residents of Oxgangs/Firrhill to improve their quality of life. The grant will               £4,995
                                                             contribute towards publicity, transport, venue hire and volunteers expenses.

                                                                                                                                                    Total for City of Edinburgh: 16 Grants – £104,650

 City of Glasgow
 Anam Cara Living Centre                        Glasgow      This group provide support for people and their families who are affected by blood borne viruses. The grant will                      £9,680
                                                             contribute towards sessional workers, a freezer, travel costs, printing, food and evaluation.
 Illuminate Drumchapel                          Drumchapel   This group aim to visually enhance the environment of Drumchapel. The grant will be used to purchase of a light                      £10,000
                                                             system, installation of lights and ground works.
 Glasgow Association of Family Support Groups   Glasgow      This group provide practical support and counselling services to families who have been affected by drug and                          £3,500
                                                             alcohol misuse. The grant will be used to purchase 4 desktop computers, 1 laptop, 2 scanners and 5 printers.
 Toryglen After School Service Limited          Toryglen     This group provide after school care for primary and secondary school children in the Toryglen area. The grant will                   £7,776
                                                             be used to purchase furniture, role play toys, art/craft materials, educational toys, sessional workers and
 Carnbooth School                               Glasgow      This group provide education to dual senory impaired children. The grant will contribute towards transport,                           £9,800
                                                             accommodation, outdoor activities and food.
 Elmvale Primary School                         Springburn   This group provide education and recreational opportunities for children in the local community. The grant will                      £10,000
                                                             contribute towards the cost of a netball coach and equipment, basketball coach and equipment, football equipment,
                                                             other sports coaches, playground improvments and transport costs.
 St Philomena's Primary School                  Glasgow      This group provide primary school education to children in the local community. The grant will contribute towards                    £10,000
                                                             the costs of ski lessons, outward bound weekend, technology software, transport costs for extra-curricular
                                                             activities.
 Alexandra Parade Primary School                Glasgow      This group provide educational and recreational activities for young children. The grant wi ll contribute towards the                   £690
                                                             costs of health and fitness sessions.
 Glasgow City Council - Education Services      Glasgow      This group run a variety of educational and recreational programmes promoting health and fitness to the local                        £10,000
                                                             community. The grant will contribute towards dance coach fees.

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 Organisation                               Location         Description                                                                                                                  Amount

 City of Glasgow cont…
 Integrating Toryglen Community             Toryglen         This group provide support and information for asylum seekers and refugees. The grant will contribute t owards                £6,169
                                                             consultants fees.
 Caledonia Primary School                   Baillieston      This group provide educational and recreational opportunities for primary aged children. The grant will be used to           £10,000
                                                             purchase a class in a box, digital cameras and web site costs.
 Toryglen Community Hall                    Toryglen         This group manage and develop a community facility on behalf of the residents. The grant will contribute towards              £5,300
                                                             consultant fees, training costs and marketing and publicity costs.
 Epilepsy Connections                       Glasgow          This group provide a befriending service and the training and information to organisations and individuals                      £934
                                                             interested in becoming befrienders to vulnerable people. The grant will be used to purchase event tickets, catering
                                                             and travel for befrienders.
 Greater Pollok Childcare Partnership       Glasgow          This group provide after school care projects which delivers care for children between 8am and 6pm allowing                   £1,600
                                                             parents and carers to continue employment or attend college. The grant will cover costs of the hire of inf latable
                                                             play equipment and the costs of fruit and vegetables for a healthy eating staff.
 Lapidus Scotland (South)                   Glasgow          This group aim to establish links between people, groups and organisations with an interest in reading and writing            £9,175
                                                             for health, well-being and personal development. The grant will contribute towards conference fees, speaker fees,
                                                             marketing and report, web forum, travel expenses, training day, and conference costs.
 The Daffodil Pensioners Club               Glasgow          This group provide recreational activities for pensioners in the local community The grant will cover transport costs         £1,639
                                                             for outings and beauty therapy treatments for members.
 Wellshot Primary School                    Glasgow          This group provide educational and recreational opportunities for children and the local community. The grant will            £4,000
                                                             contribute towards coaching costs, promotional expenses and equipment.
 Camstradden Primary School                 Drumchapel       This new group provide out of school hours sports coaching sessions for primary school children. The grant will               £6,426
                                                             cover the costs of professional sports coaching sessions for a variety of sports.
 Shawlands Academy                          Glasgow          This eco-school offers secondary education to young people. The grant will contribute towards magazine                       £10,000
                                                             publication, art installation, outside eating area, field trip, conference, video camera and equipment.
 Glasgow East Childcare Strategy Forum      Glasgow          The forum unites local parents, childcare providers and agencies to promote and develop high quality, affordable,            £10,000
                                                             accessible childcare and education across the east end of Glasgow. The grant will be used to purchase toys and
                                                             play equipment.
 Sandaig Primary School                     Barlanark        This group provide an education facility for primary school children in Barlanark. T he grant will contribute towards        £10,000
                                                             professional fees, laptops and digital cameras.
 East End Respite Care Group                Glasgow          This group provide respite services and training to families and carers in the East End, who are experiencing                 £7,900
                                                             stress, crisis and isolation. The grant will be used to purchase 3 PCs, web database and maintenance and ICT
                                                             support set-up.
 South Camlachie Youth Project              Barrowfield      This group enable young people in a disadvantaged area access to more life choices. The grant will co ntribute               £10,000
                                                             towards the costs of venue hire, training, transport and volunteer expenses.
 St Roch's Primary School                   Royston          This group provide out of school hours physical activity sessions for primary 6 & 7 pupils. The grant will contribute         £5,400
                                                             towards sports coaching and design and implementation of sessional programmes.
 St Constantine's Parish Church Hall Team   Govan            This group maintain the church hall for use by individuals and groups in the local community. The grant will be               £4,167
                                                             used to purchase fire doors and a new entrance door.
 St James' Primary School                   Calton           This group provide educational and recreational activities for primary school children. The grant will contribute               £990
                                                             towards the cost of sessional workers and will be used to purchase exercise equipment and games equipment.
 Garrowhill Primary School                  Baillieston      This school provide educational and recreational activities for young people in the local community. The grant will           £9,882
                                                             contribute towards coaching costs, hall hire, equipment, T-shirts and bags.
 Partick Community Association              Glasgow          This group organise and promote activities and events to encourage community involvement. The grant will                      £9,000
                                                             contribute towards the cost of therapists fees, training, massage table and chair, mens' exercise and yoga class
                                                             fees and room hire.




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 Organisation                                  Location              Description                                                                                                                     Amount

 City of Glasgow cont…
 Greater Knightswood Elderly Forum             Knightswood Area      This group provide social and recreational activities on a regular basis and campaign and lobby on issues that                   £2,442
                                                                     affect elderly residents in the Greater Knightswood area. The grant will cover venue hire, catering and
                                                                     entertainment, instructor fees and transport costs.
 Royal Marine Association Glasgow Branch       Glasgow               This group mantain and promote esprit de corps and comradeship amongst all Royal Marines. The grant will                         £3,200
                                                                     contribute towarads the cost of accomodation and coach hire.
 A Moments Peace                               Glasgow               This group are a theatre company that explore social, economic and cultural problems through the art of theatre.                £10,000
                                                                     The grant will be used to cover production costs, artists' fees, marketing, workshops on design, venue hire and
                                                                     transport and set materials.
 Whiteinch Community Association Ltd           Glasgow               This group provides a one-stop community facility and focal point, offering training, education, health and childcare            £6,460
                                                                     initiatives. The money is for a contribution towards printing costs.
 Craigdale Community Group                     Craigdale             This group have developed and run a youth group in the local community. The grant will contribute towards bus                    £1,250
                                                                     hire, production of newsletter, trips to Drumchapel outdoor centre and Community Can Cycle
 Chinese Active Life                           Glasgow               This group aims to encourage physical activity and to provide members with the opportunity to experience different               £3,760
                                                                     physical activities. The money will contribute towards transport costs, sessional costs, promotional materials,
                                                                     documentary photos, digital camera, first aid kit, survival bags, guide book and compass.
 The E-Bility Trust                            Glasgow               This group advance the education of people working within social economy organisations, within the field of ICT.                 £9,230
                                                                     The money will contribute towards sessional staff costs, training, transport, publicity material and professional f ees.
 Woodfarm High School                          Thornliebank          This group provides educational and recreational activities for children between 11-18 years. The grant will                    £10,000
                                                                     contribute towards sessional workers, costumes, music cds, videos and mats.
 Hospital Broadcasting Service                 Glasgow               This group provide a therapeutic radio service to patients in hospital. The grant will be used to purchase a                    £10,000
                                                                     broadcasting processor, transmitter & aerials, installation of cabling, unintererruptable power supply, technical
                                                                     equipment pack and mains distribution block.
 Calvay Social Action Group                    Greater Easterhouse   The group aim to tackle poverty and improve the health and well being of the local community. The grant will be                  £4,600
                                                                     used to purchase tables and chairs.
 Homestart Glasgow North West                  Glasgow               This group provides support and advice for families. The grant will contribute towards professional fees, travel                 £2,460
                                                                     expenses and the purchase of 2 x laptops and 2 x printers.
 Leisure Hour Club                             Glasgow               This group provides social and recreational activities for older people in the community. The grant will be used to              £8,990
                                                                     purchase a projection system, a laptop, tables and chairs.
 African Community Integration Centre          Glasgow               This group provide information, advice and support to people from the African community to help them integrate                   £9,942
                                                                     into Scottish life and establish links with local groups and organisations. The grant will contribute towards a Cultural
                                                                     Event (catering, hall hire, travel costs, advertising, artists fees, drum hire, digital camera and consumables) and
                                                                     Football Team (hall hire, travel expenses, telephone, footballs, leaflets).
 St Margaret Marys Secondary School            Castlemilk            This school provides secondary education to children and young people in the community. The grant will be used                  £10,000
                                                                     to purchase a mini bus.
 Westerton Primary School                      Glasgow               This group provides educational opportunities for young people between 4-11 years. The grant will be used to                    £10,000
                                                                     purchase 4 multi-sport goal units.
 Maryhill Integration Network                  Maryhill              This group provide a network of support for asylum seekers, refugees and host communities to develop and                         £8,270
                                                                     encourage community integration. The grant will be contribute towards venue hire, professional fees, production,
                                                                     travel, crèche service and publicity.
 Blue Triangle (Glasgow) Housing Association   Glasgow               This group provide support and advice while offering accommodation to homeless people. The grant will be used to                 £3,728
 Limited                                                             purchase a laptop and equipment, projectors, camera, flipchart and equipment, training and travel.
 St Ambrose Primary School                     Milton                This new group aims to provide a range of out of school hours activities for primary school aged children. The grabt             £4,500
                                                                     will contribute towards team building day and a residential activity weekend.
 Glasgow Richmond Model Boat Club              Glasgow               This group provide opportunities and facilities for its members to participate in model boat sailing. The grant will             £9,450
                                                                     contribute towards management and financial training.


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 Organisation                                   Location       Description                                                                                                                  Amount

 City of Glasgow cont…
 Jubilee International Church                   Glasgow        This new group aim to tackle graffiti issues through presentations, visits and debate. The grant will be used to              £4,996
                                                               purchase office furniture, IT equipment, a photocopier and fax machine plus a feasibility study into debating the
                                                               graffitti issue in Glasgow schools, and advertisments, promotional materials for projects.
 The Volunteer Tutors Organisation              Glasgow        This group provide a tuition service for children at risk of exclusion and in need of social and educational                  £3,000
                                                               integration. The grant will cotnribute towards removal costs, plumbing and electric costs.
 St James the Great Recreation Club                            This group maintain a hall for the use of local comunity groups. The grant will be used to purchase new weather               £5,000
                                                Glasgow        boarding, guttering and doors.
 British Deaf Association                       Glasgow        This group represent the views of deaf members of society and provide a forum for current issues, education and               £2,060
                                                               welfare. The grant will contribute towards the costs of venue hire, PA equipment, workshop materials and catering
                                                               and publicity and ticket administration.
 Scottish Police Memorial Trust                 Glasgow        This group provide maintenance for the Scottish Police Memorial, ensuring all names are engraved/recorded and                 £1,000
                                                               the organisation of the Annual Memorial Service. The grant will contribute towards generator hire and public
                                                               address system.
 Gorbalites 50+                                 Gorbals        This group provide social, recreational and education support, facilities and outings for members of the Gorbals              £5,000
                                                               community aged 50 and over. The grant is for a contribution towards social and educational outings, exercise
                                                               classes, lunch costs and arts and crafts materials.
 Maryhill Seniors Forum                         Glasgow        This group provide a forum for the older people in the Maryhill area to discuss local issues. The grant is for coach          £4,500
                                                               hire, evening meals and entrance fees.
 Drummore School                                Glasgow        This group cater for the educational needs of nursery and primary children with learning difficulties. The grant will         £4,500
                                                               contribute towards educational and play equipment.
 Glasgow Wrestling Club                         Glasgow        This group promote the sport of backhold wrestling by providing opportunities for members to train and participate            £2,820
                                                               in a safe, structured environment. The grant will be used to purchase a laminator, pouches, printer, photo paper,
                                                               postcards, transport hire, electronic scales, 2 junior training dummies and coaching costs.


                                                                                                                                                             Total for City of Glasgow: 56 Grants– £

 Clackmannanshire
 Alloa Academy                                  Alloa          This group provide educational and recreational opportunities for secondary school aged children in the local                 £8,000
                                                               community. The grant will be used to purchase library books.
 Abercromby School Parent Teacher Association   Tullibody      This group provide support and fundraise for the benefit of the school and its pupils. The grant will contribute              £8,051
                                                               towards wooden adventure trails, playground painting and seating.
 Clackmannan Invitation Pigeon Club             Clackmannan    This group provide opportunities to train and race pigeons. Thegrant will be used to purchase 20 electronic                   £6,430
                                                               timeclocks, 3 data printers, 1 race manager and 1 USB lead.


                                                                                                                                                    Total for Clackmannanshire: 3 Grants– £22,481

 Dumfries and Galloway
 Galloway Childcare Company                     Whithorn       This group provide care services for children which includes creche facilities, breakfast clubs, afterschool clubs,           £5,150
                                                               holiday clubs, respite care and preschool nursery care. Thegrant will be used to purchase of tables and chairs, a
                                                               sofa, carpet, redecoration and toys and equipment for slightly older children.
 Wigtownshire Astronomical Society              Wigtownshire   This group promote interest and participation in the study of astronomy for local people. The grant will contribute          £10,000
                                                               towards the construction of observatory and equipment.
 The Gilnockie Public Hall Committee            Claygate       This group manage and promote the hall for leisure, social and educational purposes. The grant will be used to                £7,000
                                                               purchase a cooker, paint and decorating, joinery, plumbing and building costs.


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 Organisation                                      Location             Description                                                                                                                   Amount

 Dumfries and Galloway cont…
 Annan Athletic Football Club                      Annan                This group promote and develop football in the local community. The grant will contribute towards architects fees              £2,938
                                                                        for feasibility study.
 Hutton Community Fellowship                       Hutton               This new group aim to improve the quality of life and the local surroundings for the community of Hutton. The grant            £2,300
                                                                        will be used to purchase a laptop, software, printer, stationery, 8 flower planters, 3 bench seats and plants.
 Dornoch Eastriggs Creca Initiative Development    Eastriggs            This group provide a forum for local residents to improve the local amenities for the benefit of the community. The           £10,000
 Enterprise (DECIDE)                                                    grant will contribute towards a skatepark.
 Lockerbie Academy                                 Lockerbie            This group provide educational and recreational activities for young people. The grant will contribute towards                 £1,240
                                                                        healthy eating/cooking roadshows.
 Lochthorn Youth Project                           Locharbriggs and     This group promote and provide recreational and social activities for young people in the Lochar/Heathhall area                £7,049
                                                   Heathhall            between the ages of 7 and 19. The grant will be used to purchase furniture which includes office and kitchen
                                                                        equipment to kit out their new portacabin.
 St Joseph's RC Primary School                     Stranraer            This group aim to provide a range of out of school activities to school aged children. The grant will contribute               £3,664
                                                                        towards the costs of tennis coaching, line dancing, yoga, cookery club, guitar club, children's gym, art club,
                                                                        transport to golf club and coaching fees and gardening equipment for school garden.
 Phoenix LGBT Youth                                Dumfries             This new group aim to promote and advance the education of LGBT youth in Dumfries and Galloway and provide a                  £10,000
                                                                        safe and supportive meeting place. The grant will contribute towards the costs of a workshop, drop-in and 1-2-1
                                                                        support session costs, trips and events, sessional staffing, publicity, computer, printer, transport, access costs and
                                                                        presentation materials.
 The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust                   Dumfries             This group provide information/education vistors centres for wetland conservation in Dumfries. The grant will be               £7,502
                                                                        used to purchase satellite tags, data download and Ofcom licence.
 Gatehouse Development Initiative                  Gatehouse of Fleet   This group assist with the maintenance, improvement or provision of public amenities for social and recreational               £2,500
                                                                        use and the conservation and promotion of the local environment. The grant will be used to purchase stone, mortar
                                                                        and drainage tubes, and to hire equipment.
 Drummore Primary School PTA                       Drummore             This group provides extra curricular educational and recreational activities for 3-15 year olds. The grant will be            £10,000
                                                                        used to purchase a train engine, 2 train carriages, a long boat, climbing frame and safety surface.
 Dumfries Burgh Anglers                            Dumfries             This group provide facilities and opportunities for its members to participate in angling. The grant wil be used to            £4,698
                                                                        purchase landscaping/gardening equipment, training, boat and trailer.
 Eskdalemuir Creative Arts                         Eskdalemuir          This group provide the opportunity for the local community to participate in creative arts activities and workshops in         £9,955
                                                                        this isolated area of Scotland. The grant will be used to purchase equipment, publicity, materials for courses, travel
                                                                        expenses, coach hire and contribution to tutor fees.
 3rd Wigtown (Kirkmaiden) Cub Scouts               Drummore             This cub group provide a range of activities for young people. The grant will be used to purchase camping                      £4,900
                                                                        equipment.
 Stakeford and Summerville Community               Dumfries             This group provide educational and recreational activities for the community. The grant will be used to purchase               £5,000
 Association                                                            upvc windows, kitchen units paint and tiling.
 Cummertrees School Parent Teacher Association     Cummertrees          This group support the staff and children by fundraising for the school and working in partnership with the local              £5,000
                                                                        community to develop school projects. The grant will be used to purchase a climbing frame, safety surface.
 Creetown Football Club                            Creetown             This group provide football coaching to young people in the community. The grant will be used to purchase a slip               £4,480
                                                                        resistant floor covering, 8 shower units, 4 toilet basins, seating and storage cupboards.
 Gall-Ghaidhealaibh                                Wigtownshire         This new group promote the learning of the Gaelic language. The grant will contribute towards sessional tutors                 £4,900
                                                                        fees.
 Wigtown and Bladnoch Golf Club - Ladies Section   Wigtown              This group organise all ladies events within the club and encougae girls and women to get involved in the sport of               £609
                                                                        golf. The grant will be used to purchase a laptop, printer, software and cables.


                                                                                                                                                     Total for Dumfries and Galloway: 21 Grants– £118,885



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 Organisation                                    Location     Description                                                                                                                 Amount

 Dundee
 Helm Training Ltd                               Dundee       This group provide training for young people aged 15-18 who have social and behavioural problems and support                  £7,090
                                                              them into further education or employment. The grant will be used to purchase a shed, and to fund travel and
                                                              training costs.
 Dundee Women's Aid Collective Ltd               Dundee       This group raise awareness of domestic abuse across society and work towards its elimination. The grant will                  £6,650
                                                              contribute towards the costs of sessional workers, workshop materials, DVD duplication, publishing costs, venue
                                                              hire, marketing costs, hospitality and travel costs.
 Finmill Centre                                  Fintry       This group promote the interests of the local community and provide facilities to improve social welfare and                  £9,760
                                                              recreational opportunities for the residents. The grant will contribute towards the cost of sessional workers,
                                                              transport costs, entrance fees, volunteer expenses, advertising, arts and crafts materials, community garden
                                                              project, protective clothing and a digital camera.
 St Josephs Football Club                        Dundee       This group provide members with the opportunity to participate in the sport of football. The grant will be used for           £3,183
                                                              travel, insurance and registration costs.
 The Samaritans of Dundee                        Dundee       This group train volunteers to provide confidential support for people experiencing emotional distress. The grant             £1,889
                                                              will be used to purchase a PC and equipment, table, book case, books and videos.
 Stobswell Forum                                 Stobswell    This group provide support, advice and encourages community involvement in regenerating the local area. The                   £5,000
                                                              grant will contribute towards entertainment, musical entertainment, P.A. hire, stages, children rides and generators.
 St John the Baptist Episcopal Church            Dundee       This group stimulate community involvement and development with an aim to community regeneration by providing                 £4,640
                                                              a centre where groups can meet. The grant will contribute towards a sessional worker, 3 laptops, digital camera
                                                              andphotographic printers.
 Fintry Mains Sheltered Housing Social Group     Dundee       This group provide social, educational and recreational activities for the older people in the community. The grant           £3,600
                                                              will contribute towards 2 sessional workers and internet connection.
 Eighteen and Under                              Dundee       This group provide support and information to anyone under 18 who has been abused and develop and implement                   £9,800
                                                              personal safety programmes. The grant will contribute towards a sessional worker, travel expenses for worker and
                                                              volunteers, childcare, printing of resource pack, DVD production and advertising costs.
 Angus Out of School Care Network                Dundee       This group provide a support and advice network to out of school care groups sharing best practice and training               £8,203
                                                              methods. The grant will contribute towards quality assurance workshop and coaching training.
 Blackness Area Residents Association            Dundee       This group provide a forum for people over 50 that are residents in the local community. The grant will contribute            £5,869
                                                              towards the purchase of a screen, a projector, an amplifier, 2 speakers and DVD/video unit.
 Picture Beyond Horizons - Hilltoon Knooks and   Dundee       This group meet to practice photography and develop their digital imaging skills. The grant will contrib ute towards          £4,987
 Crannies                                                     specialist tutor costs, printer, consumables, studio hire, framing, advertising and printing costs.
 Menzieshill Whitehall Swimming and Water Polo   Dundee       This group provide coaching for aquatic activities. The grant will be used to purchase 2 laptops and a printer.               £1,122
 Club
 Dundee Duke of Edinburghs Award Open Award      Dundee       This group offers a range of activities, instruction, information and support to young people in Dundee. The grant            £4,965
 Unit                                                         will be used to purchase computer equipment, mapping software, video camera equipment, digital still camera and
                                                              production/hosting of website.


                                                                                                                                                              Total for Dundee: 14 Grants– £76,758

 East Ayrshire
 Mill Court Social Club                          Kilmarnock   This group promote the interests of tenants and provide recreational activities. The grant will contribute towards            £8,837
                                                              outings, lunches, a television, a camera, a greenhouse and a burns night.
 East Ayrshire Council                           Kilmarnock   This group provide sport and recreation facilities for the community of East Ayrshire. The grant will contribute              £9,564
                                                              towards sessional staff costs and promotional materials.
 Fenwick Community Council                       Fenwick      This group are a source of information on local issues in Fenwick and the surrounding areas for the local                     £5,807
                                                              community. The grant will contribute towards the erection and maintenance of festive lights.
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 Able Activities                                     Cumnock         This group provide opportunities for members who suffer from learning difficulties, to participate in physical                    £3,856
                                                                     activities. The grant will contribute towards hostel accommodation, entrance fees, first aid course and equipment.
 Galston Youth Forum                                 Galston         This new group aim to bring the young people within the community together and improve their well being. The                      £9,999
                                                                     grant will be used to purchase a PA system and recording equipment, instruments and amplifiers, leads and
                                                                     accessories, hardware, storage and backup, peripherals and software.
 East Ayrshire Council For Voluntary Organisations   East Ayrshire   This group assists voluntary organisations in East Ayrshire with issues dealing with social and economic change                   £9,855
                                                                     and the challenges faced in the community. The grant will contribute towards application packs and certificates,
                                                                     advertisement costs, venue hire, meals, entertainment and transport costs.
 The Holiday Project                                 Kilmarnock      This group provide low cost holiday opportunities for low income families within the community while promoting                    £1,100
                                                                     health, welfare and financial initiatives. The grant will be used to purchase advertising, leaflets and promotional
                                                                     items.
 Kilmaurs Glencairn Boys' Club                       Kilmaurs        This group provide opportunities for local boys and girls to participate in the sport of football. The grant will be used         £2,625
                                                                     to purchase football strips, renewal of football equipment, first aid kit, water bottles and bags.
 Kilmarnock YMCA                                                     This group provide a range of social, educational and recreational activities for young people. The grant will                   £10,000
                                                     Kilmarnock      contribute towards a feasibility study and business plan.
 Four Connections                                    Netherthird     This group provide educational and recreational activities for children of all ages within the community. The grant               £9,400
                                                                     will be used to purchase books, soft play equipment, educational games and toys, arts materials and sessional
                                                                     fees, drama class sessional fees, sports and games equipment, musical instruments, sessional dance and sports
                                                                     fees.
 Auchinleck Community Council                        Auchinleck      This group aim to promote the well-being of the community resident in Auchinleck. The grant will be used to                       £7,800
                                                                     purchase and install Christmas lights.
 29th Ayrshire (New Farm Loch) Scout Group           Kilmarnock      This group provide recreational and educational opportunities for young people through the scouting association.                  £8,000
                                                                     The grant will contribute towards new toilets including disabled facilities, kitchen upgrade.
 The Runabouts                                       Kilmarnock      This group provides mother and toddler facilities for the Kilmarnock area. The grant will be used to p urchase                    £5,480
                                                                     outdoor toys, role play toys, construction toys, jigsaws, baby toys, floor mats and storage boxes.
 Victim Support East Ayrshire                        Kilmarnock      This group provide practical and emotional support to assist in the recovery of people experiencing t he aftermath of             £7,000
                                                                     crime. The grant will be used to purchase desktop pc's, printers, laptop, telephones, fax machine, toners,
                                                                     cartridges and paper.
 North West Kilmarnock Bowling Club                  Kilmarnock      This group gives its members the opportunities and facilities to play bowls. The grant will be used to purchase a                 £7,591
                                                                     decked area, eight picnic benches and fencing.
 Hallhouse Care Home Residents Social                Fenwick         This new group provide additional funding and support for residents and organises activities and events. The grant                £4,883
 Committee                                                           will be used to purchase a sensory unit and equipment, television, DVD player, warranty and installation costs.
 Kilmarnock and Districts Childminding Group         Kilmarnock      This group provide childcare facilities and recreational activities for pre-school children. The grant will contribute            £3,594
                                                                     towards the costs of car seats/booster seats.
 Kilmarnock and District Can Cycle                   Kilmarnock      This new group refurbish donated bicycles and recycles cans and refundable bottles. The grant will be used to                     £4,850
                                                                     purchase bicycle parts, bicycle repair equipment, electrical installation costs, computer, publicity and marketing
                                                                     costs.

                                                                                                                                                               Total for East Ayrshire: 18 Grants– £120,241

 East Dunbartonshire
 Milngavie Primary School                            Milngavie       This school provide educational opportunities to children aged 3-11. The grant will be used to purchase an                       £10,000
                                                                     adventure action trail, basketball stands, playground markings.
 Scottish Womens Rural Institute, Craigton Branch    Craigton        This group of women promote Scottish rural family heritage and traditions with visits, outings and lectures. The                  £1,500
                                                                     grant will be used to cover costs for a celebration dinner for 75th anniversary of SWRI for 70 people.
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 East Dunbartonshire cont…
 Silver Birch (Scotland) Ltd                         Kirkintilloch         This group provide work experience, training and supported employment opportunities to adults with learning                    £8,900
                                                                           disabilities. The grant will contribute towards marketing consultancy costs, printing of a newsletter and postcard
                                                                           and livery for vehicles.
 Really Resourceful Reuse Resource Centre            East Dunbartonshire   This new group promote the reusing of surplus paper, card, stationery and fabric by making them available to                   £9,070
                                                                           community groups in the East Dunbartonshire area. The grant will contribute towards cover craft sessions,
                                                                           publicity, IT equipment, training, furniture and exhibition equipment for open days and professional tutor and
                                                                           accountant's fees.
 Milton of Campsie Community Council                 Milton of Campsie     This group aims to enhance the quality of life of all inhabitants of the village of Milton of Campsie and the                 £10,000
                                                                           surrounding area. The grant will contribute towards a fishery survey and a water quality survey.
 Huntly Court Sheltered Housing                      Bishopbriggs          This group provide recreational and social opportunities for older people within the local community. The grant will           £6,310
                                                                           be used to purchase a chair arobics, musical evenings, coach trips, culture trips and a lap top computer.
 Lennoxtown Primary School                           Lennoxtown            This group provide education and recreational opportunities for children in the local community. The grant will                £8,945
                                                                           conntribute towards levelling off site and removing debris, fences and gates, walkway.
 East Dunbartonshire Association for Mental Health   Milngavie             This group promote the rights and seek to enhance the lifestyle of those affected by mental health concerns. The               £4,860
                                                                           grant will contribute towards travelling expenses, postage & stationary, volunteer training and volunteer dog
                                                                           walking equipment.
 Keir Hardie Court Residents Association             Bishopbriggs          This group provide social activities for the older residents and community groups in Keir Hardie Court. The grant              £2,600
                                                                           will contribute towards the purchase of a DVD player and screen, speaker system, projector and AV receiver.
 Twechar Youth Club                                  Twechar               This group provide social and recreational opportunities for young people. The grant will contribute towards a trip to           £800
                                                                           Alton Towers.
 Cruse Bereavement Care Strathkelvin                 Kirkintilloch         This group provide a free confidential counselling service to anyone who has been affected by bereavement in the               £5,000
                                                                           local community. The grant will contribute towards 2 PCs, internet site fees, broadband connection, publicity
                                                                           materials, leaflets, posters and booklets.



                                                                                                                                                           Total for East Dunbartonshire: 11 Grants – £67,985

 East Lothian
 Macmerry After School Club                          Macmerry              This group provide care and educational activities for children during out of school hours. The grant will contribute          £9,550
                                                                           towards kitchen refurbishment, equipment and storage, outdoor play equipment and storage, IT equipment, indoor
                                                                           play equipment and storage.
 Elphinstone Community Centre                        Elphinstone           This new group provide and maintain a community facility for the benefit of the local residents. The grant will                £5,699
                                                                           contribute towards a series of workshops including aromatherapy, herbalist, nutrition/cookery, exercise,
                                                                           aromatherapy oils and provisions for the cookery sessions.
 St Peter's Episcopal Church                         Musselburgh           This group provide facilities where a variety of local community groups can meet and socialise. The grant will                £10,000
                                                                           contribute towards disabled access ramps, handrails, levelling access and professional fees.
 Tranent Youth & Community Facility                  Tranent               This group provide a range of services and activities to young people in and around Tranent in East Lothian. The               £4,510
                                                                           grant will contribute towards sessional youth worker costs, residential costs, transport, tutors fees, refreshments,
                                                                           team building outing and materials.
 National Osteoporosis Society                       Pencaitland           This group aim to raise awareness and offer advice to the public on osteoporosis through the staging of an event in            £4,850
                                                                           Scotland. The grant will contribute towards venue hire, audio visual support, promotion expenses, badges,
                                                                           stationery, courier for materials, staff and speaker events, event materials.
 Church of the Holy Trinity, Haddington              Haddington            This group provide a facility for groups within the community to use. The grant will be used to purchase roman                 £3,850
                                                                           blinds.


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 East Lothian cont…
 Elmen                                        Haddington          This new group raise awareness of and provide information on mens' health issues. The grant will fund a stress                £5,000
                                                                  awareness facilitator, sessional workers and the purchase of a laptop, projector, screen and room hire.
 Humbie Primary School                        Humbie              This group provide primary education to the local children. The grant will be used to purchase a projector, software          £2,500
                                                                  and web cam.

                                                                                                                                                            Total for East Lothian: 8 Grants – £45,959

 East Renfrewshire
 Me-Time                                      Neilston            This new group provide courses and activities for parents and carers. The grant will contribute towards the cost of           £8,447
                                                                  a creche facility, hall let and tutor fees.
 Robslee Primary School                       Thornliebank        This group provide primary education and recreational activities in the local community. The grant will be used to            £7,000
                                                                  purchase PE equipment, transport costs, strips, health week, playground equipment for woodland area, mobile
                                                                  dining tables and seats.
 Cross Arthurlie Primary School               Barrhead            This group provide educational and recreational activities for young children. The grant will contribute towards             £10,000
                                                                  Active Health Trail, seating and planter unit, excavation and landscaping.
 Williamwood High School                      Clarkston           This group aim to provide a range of out of school hour activities for S1-S6 girls. The grant will contribute towards         £9,000
                                                                  qualified sessional coaches, football strips and equipment, netball strips and equipment, hockey strips and
                                                                  equipment, badminton equipment and transport costs to sporting facilities outwith the local area.
 East Renfrewshire Twinning Association       Giffnock            This group organise cultural and educational exchanges and activities. The grant will contribute towards travel and          £10,000
                                                                  accommodation costs, hospitality costs, hire of venues and equipment, laptop and projector, newsletter, leaflets
                                                                  and website.
 East Renfrewshire Council - Active Schools   East Renfrewshire   This group promote active healthy lifestyles to children and young people. The grant will be used to purchase                 £9,750
                                                                  adapted sports equipment, transport hire, hall hire, sessional support assistants, promotion and publicity.
 Bengali Performing Arts                      East Renfrewshire   This group aims to advance cultural education and social cohesion among community members. The grant will                    £10,000
                                                                  contribute towards artists travel costs, rehearsal space, venue hire and box office staff.
 Kirkhill Primary School                      Newton Mearns       This group provide primary education to children. The grant will be used to purchase high visibility waistcoats, play         £4,600
                                                                  equipment, storage trolleys and playground markings.

                                                                                                                                                     Total for East Renfrewshire: 8 Grants – £68,797

 Falkirk
 Grangemouth Adult Educational Forum          Grangemouth         This group provide leisure and educational opportunities for adults in Grangemouth. The grant will contribute                 £6,766
                                                                  towards the costs of sessional workers, advertising and professional fees.
 Avon Angling Club                            Falkirk             This group promote angling as a sport and aim to preserve the Avon Water and its tributaries for fishing. The                 £3,030
                                                                  grant will contribute towards the costs of a baseline survey.
 Falkirk Family Learning Weekend Management   Falkirk             This group organise, fundraise, programme and deliver a residential family learning weekend. The grant will                  £10,000
 Commitee                                                         contribute towards the cost of a residential trip.
 Newlands Parent & Toddlers                   Grangemouth         This group provide educational and recreational activities for pre-school children. The grant will be used to                 £3,083
                                                                  purchase educational toys, role play toys and art/craft materials.
 Scottish Veterans Harriers Club              Falkirk             This group encourage participation by masters in amateur athletics to promote and organise events with                       £10,000
                                                                  national orgnisations. The grant will contribute towards a presentation dinner, facilities hire, race numbers,
                                                                  results and programmes, volunteer and officials expenses and media costs.



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 CTDU Students Association                     Falkirk            This group organise community events and talks to raise awareness of equality and environment issues both                       £5,325
                                                                  on a local and global scale. The grant will contribute towards tutors/guest speakers, travel costs, volunteer
                                                                  expenses, catering, venue hire, arts and crafts materials.
 Camelon Community Project                     Falkirk            This group provide support, information and facilities for groups and organisations to meet and hold activities.               £10,000
                                                                  The grant will be used to purchase lighting, installation and testing.
 Rainbow Multicultural Group                   Falkirk            This group aim to provide social, leisure and educational opportunities for women from Minority Ethnic                          £4,916
                                                                  groups. The grant will contribute towards training, transport and facilitator costs, a community event and
                                                                  publicity.


                                                                                                                                                                     Total for Falkirk: 8 Grants– £53,120

 Fife
 Tuesday Leisure Club                          Cardenden          This group provide opportunities for its members to participate in social and recreational activities reducing                    £676
                                                                  isolation. The grant will be used top purchase a television, video/DVD, trolley, dart board, darts, cups and
                                                                  saucers.
 Fife Independent Disability Network           Glenrothes         This group strive to include people with disabilities in decision making and working towards inclusion of                       £5,000
                                                                  disabled people in all aspects of society in Fife. The grant will contribute towards conference costs.
 Fife Muslim Educational and Cultural Centre   Glenrothes         This group provide educational and cultural events for those interested in Islam. The grant will be used to                     £2,172
                                                                  purchase books, computers, whiteboard, chairs and tables.
 Just Rural Development Trust                  Fife               This new group promote healthy living and environmental issues within the local community. The grant will                      £10,000
                                                                  contribute towards a bus re-spray, small kitchen, storage, seats, tables, toilet, sink, baby changing facility,
                                                                  generator, laptop, printer, fax, projector, screen, design, labour and security.
 Fife Council                                  Fife               This group within Fife council work with vulnerable children and families at home, in school and the                            £9,000
                                                                  community. The grant will be used to contribute towards the costs for a creative writer.
 Bellyeoman Primary School Parent School       Dunfermline        This group support the staff and children of Bellyeoman Primary School by fundraising for extra resources for                   £5,000
 Association                                                      the school and working in partnership with the local community to develop school projects. The grant will
                                                                  contribute towards play equipment and channel cutting.
 15th Clackmannan Scout Group                  Kincardine         This group provide a variety of social and receational activities for young people. The grant will contribute                   £7,500
                                                                  towards travel, transport insurance and food.
 Limekiln Church Toddlers and Playgroup        Fife               This group provide a mother and toddler session twice a week and a playgroup daily providing recreational                       £9,990
                                                                  facilities for both carers and children to interact with peers. The grant will contribute towards the provision of
                                                                  storage facilities, craft and play materials and equipment, computer and software, outdoor clothing for staff
                                                                  and children and a security system.
 Auchtertool Primary School                    Auchtertool        This group provide primary school education to children in the local community. The grant will contribute                       £1,287
                                                                  towards a sewing club, french club and watersports activities.
 St Serfs Primary School                       HIgh Valleyfield   This group provide education and recreational opportunities for children in the local community. The grant will                 £6,898
                                                                  be used to purchase an interactive whiteboard and floor stand, data projector, ceiling mounting of projector
                                                                  and 6 laptops.
 Kennoway Primary and Community School         Kennoway           This group provide extra curricular activities for primary school children and the local community. The grant                  £10,000
 Parents Association                                              will contribute to the purchase of a minibus.
 Kismet Leisure Group                          Kirkcaldy          This group provides recreational/leisure activities for the local community. The grant will be used to purchase                £10,000
                                                                  cellular matting, a pitch, a practice cage and 4 cricket sets.


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 Milton of Balgonie Gala and Fundraising   Milton of Balgonie   This group’s main activity is organising and fundraising for the Gala Day but also support other charitable               £2,445
 Committee                                                      causes in the community. The grant will contribute towards gala activities, ceilidh band, bouncy castle and
                                                                marquee hire.
 St Patricks Primary School                Lochgelly            This group provide primary education for young children. The grant will be used to purchase furniture,                    £9,507
                                                                equipment and books.
 Glenrothes Education Centre               Kirkcaldy            This group provide outdoor adventure activities for young people with behavioural difficulties. The grant will            £4,091
                                                                be used to purchase waterproofs, a speed ball, two pool tables, a snooker table and a table tennis table.
 Oakley Pigeon Club                        Oakley               This group provide the opportunities for the community to participate in pigeon racing. The grant will be used            £4,362
                                                                to purchase kwikstarts, data printers and 14 timing clocks.
 Rosyth Methodist Church                   Rosyth               This church provide a meeting space for a variety of local community groups. The grant will contribute                    £7,500
                                                                towards a diabled toilet facility, baby-changing facility, widening existing doorway and providing a new ramp
                                                                and disabled access doorway.
 The Secret Garden @ Monimail              The Howe of Fife     This new group provide an outdoor pre-school child care service. The grant will contribute towards a                     £10,000
                                                                business plan, development plan, conference, travel expenses, community team building event, first aid
                                                                course, child protection course and stationery.
 East Neuk Resource Group Initiative       St Monans            This group provide support and information for people with mental health problems and their carers. The                   £8,000
                                                                grant will contribute towards sessional fees for complementary therapy sessions, volunteer training and
                                                                expenses and furnishings.
 Ceres Nursery Trust                       Fife                 This group provide educational and recreational activities for young children in a safe environment.The grant             £7,293
                                                                will contribute towards sessional staff fees, staff training, all weather climbing frame and all weather outfits.
 Newport Playgroup                         Newport on Tay       This group provide educational and recreational activities for pre-school children. The grant will contribute             £6,480
                                                                towards sessional workers, storage shed, a computer, a printer, a workstation, outdoor toys, educational
                                                                resources and furniture.
 Fair Isle Primary School                  Kirkcaldy            This group provide educational and recreational activities for young people between the ages of 5-11                      £9,839
                                                                years.The grant will contribute towards sessional workers, professional fees, a laptop, projector and sound
                                                                system.
 Linton Lane Playgroup                     Kirkcaldy            This group provide pre-school education and play opportunities for young children. The grant will be used to              £1,002
                                                                purchase computer, printer, children’s furniture, toys and aprons.
 St Ninian's RC Primary School             Cardenden            This group provide educational and recreational activities for children between 3-12 years.The grant will be             £10,000
                                                                used to purchase 7 laptops, 7 computers, 14 workstations and 14 chairs.
 775 Burntisland Squadron ATC              Burntisland          This group provide young people with opportunities for growth and personal development. The grant will be                 £3,489
                                                                used to purchase a laptop, projector, screen, PC and adventure training items.
 Methil and District Sea Cadets            Levenmouth           This group provide its members with opportunities in personal development with a nautical theme. The grant                £3,000
                                                                will be used to purchase 2 topper dinghies.
 Pitcairn Senior Citizens Club             Glenrothes           This group aim to promote the welfare of its members by providing social opportunities. The grant will be                 £1,000
                                                                used to contribute towards the groups Silver Jubilee celebrations.
 McLean Primary School                     Dunfermline          The school aim to provide educational and recreational opportunities. The grant will contrbute towards the                £5,000
                                                                cost of building a plastic bottle greenhouse, woodland, quadrangle, and playground shed development,
                                                                painting playground games and educational visits.
 Fife Arabic Society                       Fife                 This group promote the understanding of Arabic culture, language and society within the Fife Community.                   £4,600
                                                                The grant will contribute towards the costs of volunteer expenses, production of questionnaires, translation
                                                                and interpreting services, training cost, project and coordinator fees.
 Leslie Community Council                  Leslie               This group promote and support the wellbeing of the residents and are a source of local government                        £3,203
                                                                information to the community. The grant will contribute towards generator and inflatable hire, chemical toilets,
                                                                hire of bands, a DJ, PA system and promotional displays.

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 Fife Opera                                    Kirkcaldy           The group promote the study and performance of operatic music. The grant will be used to purchase                                £4,000
                                                                   costumes, professional singers fees and volunteer costs.
 Relax                                         Coupar Angus        This group offer keep-fit classes for the local community and provide creche facilities during the classes. The                  £2,000
                                                                   grant will contribute towards sessio nal instructors and creche facilities.

                                                                                                                                                                        Total for Fife: 32 Grants– £184,334

 Highlands
 Fortrose Academy                              The Black Isle      This group provide educational and recreational facilities for children. The grant will be used to purchase                      £9,515
                                                                   bikes of different sizes, 10 helmets, a cycle stand and a flatbed trailer for transport.
 Wick Homing Club                              Wick                This group provide its members with the facilities and opportunities to show and race homing pigeons. The                        £9,839
                                                                   grant will be used to purchase electronic timing systems, laptop and printer.
 Start Up Activity Forum                       Highlands           This group promote and provide health and fitness activities for all ages in their local community. The grant                    £9,420
                                                                   will contribute towards sessional trainer's fees, accommodation and expenses and a Network Co-ordinator's
                                                                   fees, travel and expenses to set up a keep fit programme.
 Evanton Youth Enterprise                      Evanton             This group aim to provide improved youth recreational and leisure facilities for the inhabitants of the village.                £10,000
                                                                   The grant will contribute towards large play equipment and fencing.
 Eilean Ban Trust                              Kyle and Kyleakin   This group promote the preservation of the islands history, heritage and environment. The grant will                            £10,000
                                                                   contribute towards a feasibility study.
 Nairnshire Football Development Association   Nairnshire          This group provide opportunities for residents to participate in Football. The grant will contribute towards                    £10,000
 Charitable Trust                                                  venue hire, professional fees and transport.
 The Cheerful Chesters                         Inverness           This group aid in the rehabilitation of respiratory problem patients by promoting light exercise for healthier                     £602
                                                                   living. The grant will be used to purchase ankle weights, bands and sticks.
 The Thurso Towns Women's Guild                Thurso              This group provide recreational and educational facilities for local women. The grant will contribute towards                      £500
                                                                   bus hire and entrance fees for the group to attend a national conference in Inverness dealing with
                                                                   environmental issues.
 Lochbroom Community Council                   Ullapool            This group provide a platform for the community to express their views to the local authority. The grant will be                £10,000
                                                                   used to purchase building materials and to fund professional fees.
 The 18th Inverness Muirtown Scout Group       Inverness           This Scout group provide a variey of recreational, sporting and personal development opportunities for boys                     £10,000
                                                                   and girls. The grant will be used to purchase sailing dinghies and covers, buoyancy aids and dinghy trolleys.
 Ballachulish Primary School Board             Ballachulish        This group provide educational and recreational opportunities for primary school attendees. The grant will be                    £6,090
                                                                   used to purchase sessional workers, transport, entrance fees and games equipment.
 Farr High School                              Thurso              This group provide secondary school education for young people. The grant will be used to purchase sticks,                       £3,836
                                                                   goals, helmets, strips, goalkeeper strips and equipment, balls, first shinty set, grips, gloves, shin guards, first
                                                                   aid equipment, bottles and a bottle carrier.
 Playden Nursery                               West Caithness      This group provide pre-school and nursery education for children in Caithness. The grant will contribute                         £2,650
                                                                   towards sessional workers.
 Banavie Primary School Parent Teacher         Fort William        This group provide after school activities. The grant will be used to purchase sports equipment, gym                             £4,500
 Association                                                       equipment, bins and games.
 Grantown Grammar School                       Grantown-on-Spey    This school provide comprehensive education for young people. Thr grant will be used to purchase rugby                           £5,095
                                                                   shirts and shorts, basketball shirts and shorts, hockey shirts, gum shields, sticks, balls, kitbags, coaching and
                                                                   travel costs.




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 Inverness Polish Association                    Inverness-shire     This group provide support and assistance for Polish immigrants to help ease their integration into and with            £9,350
                                                                     Scottish society. The grant will contribute towards the regular hire of venue marketing costs, installation of
                                                                     phoneline, sessional language tutor fees, entertainment at social events and volunteer expenses.
 Dingwall Bowling Club                           Dingwall            This group provide members with the opportunity to participate in the sport of bowls. The grant will be used            £5,922
                                                                     to purchase stacking chairs, folding tables and lockers.
 Rogart Primary School                           Sutherland          This group provide facilities for education for young people between the ages of 4-12 years. The grant will             £6,199
                                                                     contribute towards professional fees, building materials, a fence, a hedge, drainage and plants.
 MIller Academy Primary Parent/Teachers'         Thurso              This group organise events to raise funds for extra-curricular school activities and equipment. The grant will         £10,000
 Association                                                         contribute towards playground markings, outdoor fixed furniture, outdoor play equipment, nesting boxes,
                                                                     planting and woodchip paths.
 Planning Aid For Scotland                       Inverness           This group provide advice and information to the local community on the planning system. The grant will                 £8,800
                                                                     contribute towards professional fees, sessional workers and travel costs.
 Suicide Awareness Group                         Inverness           This new group aim to relieve the mental and physical sickness of people who have lost a member of their                £4,950
                                                                     family to suicide. The grant will be used to purchase a computer, counselling course, volunteer costs and
                                                                     venue hire.
 Bishop Edens' Primary School                    Inverness           This group provide education and recreational opportunities for children in the local community. The grant will        £10,000
                                                                     be used to purchase a timber trail and tower unit.
 Newtonmore Camanachd Club                       Newtonmore          This group provide opportunities for the local community to participate in the sport of shinty. The grant will          £5,450
                                                                     contribute towards professional fees, building materials and landscaping materials.
 Avoch and Killen Community Council              Avoch               This group represent the interests of the community and support projects on its behalf. The grant will                 £10,000
                                                                     contribute towards selecting the design, hard surfacing, artist/design fees, filming the project, bulbs and
                                                                     hedge planting.
 Morar Futures Group                             Morar               This group aim to implement a number of projects to enhance the community including new facilities,                     £4,600
                                                                     business development, and environmental and heritage conservation. The grant will contribute towards a
                                                                     community event and a consultancy fee.
 The Highland Mountain Culture Association Ltd   Fort William        This group aim to promote and manage an annual two week Mountain Film Festival in Fort William and                     £10,000
                                                                     Lochaber. The grant will contribute towards music commission, showreel DVD, lighting show, launch event,
                                                                     banners and marketing.
 Argyle Square Area Association                  Wick                This group run events in the centre area of Argyle Square with a view to raising funds to improve the area.            £10,000
                                                                     The grant will be used to purchase lighting installation and a CCTV Camera
 Gledfield Primary School Parents and Teachers   Ardgay              This group support the staff and children at the school by fundraising for extra resources for the school and           £7,500
 Association                                                         working in partnership with the local community to develop school projects. The grant will contribute towards
                                                                     the creation of a wildlife garden.
 Forres & District Racing Pigeon Club            Forres              This group provide facilities and opportunities for its members to participate in pigeon racing. The grant will        £10,000
                                                                     be used to purchase an electronic timing system and disabled access.
 Great Glen After Schools Club                   Invergarry          This new group aim to encourage participation amongst young people in a wide range of after school activity.           £10,000
                                                                     The grant will be used to upgrade shelter, install outdoor equipment, run orienteering programme and
                                                                     sessional artist fees.
 Lochalsh And Skye Swimming Pool Association     Skye and Lochalsh   This group provide leisure and health facilities to the people of Skye and Lochalsh. The grant will be used to          £5,000
                                                                     purchase a 3 heat exchanging extractor units, controls and installation and 2 water circulation pumps.
 1st Caithness 1st Wick Scout Group              Wick                This group provide young people with opportunities for growth and personal development. The grant will be               £6,781
                                                                     used for the installation of a new heating system.
 Aultbea Community Council                       Aultbea             This group provide a platform for the residents to discuss community related issues. The grant will contribute         £10,000
                                                                     towards a feasibility study, porta-cabin, transport, professional fees, materials and furnishings.


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 Kilmallie Playgroup and Toddlers                  Fortwilliam       This group provide a supportive learning environment for 2-5 year olds. The grant will be used to purchase a                  £5,000
                                                                     computer, digital camera, musical instruments and outdoor play equipment.
 Kinlochbervie Voluntary Community Association     Kinlochbervie     This group provide facilities and transport for recreation/leisure time activities for residents in local and                 £2,950
                                                                     surrounding areas. The grant will be used to purchase sports equipment and office equipment.
 Highland Wing Air Training Corps                  Highlands         This group promote and encourage young people with an interest in aviation and the Royal Air Force. The                       £5,000
                                                                     grant will contribute towards the purchase of 3 laptops, 3 digital projectors and 3 sets of small business
                                                                     software.
 Central Primary School PTA                        Inverness         This group provide fundraising support for the school and assist with activities. T he grant will contribute                  £4,250
                                                                     towards drama, music, art and sports teacher's fees, support staff, catering, materials and equipment for
                                                                     activities.
 Strathpeffer Primary School PTFA                  Strathpeffer      This group fundraise to purchase books and equipment for school. The grant will contribute towards the                        £5,000
                                                                     purchase of outdoor playground equipment.
 Balnain PTA                                       Balnain Village   This group organise fundraising events to benefit the local school. The grant will be used to purchase water                  £5,000
                                                                     aerobics, golf equipment and coaching, mountain biking, after school activities and facility improvements.
 Heart Smart Lochaber                              Fort William      This group provide heart rehabilitation and support for heart disease sufferers and their families. The grant                 £3,800
                                                                     will contribute towards the purchase of hi fi equipment, personal heart monitors, relaxation mats and CPR
                                                                     dummies.
 Croileagan Chuil Lodair                           Culloden          This group encourage pre-school children to learn Gaelic through play activities, music and songs. The grant                    £500
                                                                     will be used to purchase physical play equipment, arts and crafts materials, role play equipment and to fund
                                                                     outings/parties.
 Merchant Navy Association (Caithness Branch)      Caithness         This group aim to provide companionship to serving and retired seafarers. The grant will contribute towards                   £4,760
                                                                     coach hire, ferry charges and accommodation costs.
 The Scottish Highlands & Islands and Morayshire   Inverness         This group advance the education, promote the health and welfare and relieve the poverty of Chinese people                    £9,996
 Chinese Association                                                 in the Highlands & Islands and Moray. The grant will contrinute towards rent, sessional worker's costs, four
                                                                     newsletters, two information seminars and publicity.

                                                                                                                                                                 Total for Highlands: 43 Grants - £292,855

 Inverclyde
 Loreto Pre-Fives                                  Greenock          This group provide pre-school education and recreation for children aged three to five years of age. The                      £3,200
                                                                     grant will be used to cover the cost of new play and storage equipment for younger children.
 Inner Eye                                         Greenock          This group provide opportunities for people with visual impairments to experiment with new art disciplines                    £7,600
                                                                     and produce innovative artwork. The grant will contribute towards the costs of tutor fees, materials, transport,
                                                                     installation and bronze casting.
 St Columba's High School                          Greenock          This group provide education for children in the local community aged 11-17. The grant will be used to                       £10,000
                                                                     purchase judo mats, suits and belts, basketball uniforms, football strips and equipment and 4 goal sets.
 Inverclyde Volunteering for Youths                Greenock          This new group aim to provide young people in Inverclyde with the opportunity to participate in volunteering                  £9,962
                                                                     locally and internationally. The grant will contribute towards flights, accommodation, conference fees, meals,
                                                                     transfers, insurance, volunteer expenses, materials and venue hire.
 Royal West of Scotland Amateur Boat Club          Greenock          This group provide opportunities for the community to participate in the sport of sailing. The grant will be                  £7,231
                                                                     used to purchase a rescue boat, engine and trailer.
 Inverclyde Asthmatic Caring Group                 Inverclyde        This group provide a nebuliser service for asthmatic patients in and around the Greenock area. The grant will                 £4,770
                                                                     contribute towards the purchase of a portable oxygen concentrator and ten oxygen conservers.
 Kelburn/Woodhall Community Resource Company       Port Glasgow      This group provide an adult learning centre with a wide variety of learning and healthy pursuits. The grant will              £4,209
                                                                     be used to purchase walking equipment and transport costs.
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 Inverkip Pre 5 Centre Limited            Inverkip           This group provide educational and recreational activities for pre school children. The grant will be used to                    £869
                                                             purchase computer software, play equipment and materials.
 Ingliston Dippers                        Port Glasgow       This new group seek to promote fitness and exercise through the traditional sport of vaulting using a                          £4,870
                                                             cantering horse. The grant will be used to purchase of horse equipment, gym equipment and vaulting
                                                             equipment.

                                                                                                                                                           Total for Inverclyde: 9 Grants - £52,711

 Midlothian
 Loanhead Miners Charitable Society       Loanhead           This new project provide young people with interesting social and recreational activities in an adult                          £9,953
                                                             environment building confidence and increasing personal development. The grant will contribute towards
                                                             covering sessional staff costs, training and payroll costs for the Wynding Down Project.
 Pathhead & District Pigeon Club          Pathead            This group give its members the facilities and opportunities to race and show pigeons. Thegrant will be used                   £3,578
                                                             to purchase eight timing clocks, data printer, eight carrying cases, race manager, laptop and computer and
                                                             eight kwik starts.
 Gorebridge Community Development Trust   Gorebridge         This group promote and support sustainable regeneration of the local community through projects designed                       £7,947
                                                             to benefit the former coal mining area. The grant will contribute towards website development,
                                                             training,marketing and calendar design.
 Saltersgate School                       Dalkeith           This group provide educational and recreational activities for young people with severe and complex                            £6,650
                                                             additional support needs. The grant will contribute towards transport costs, entry fees and mini bus hire.


                                                                                                                                                          Total for Midlothian: 4 Grants - £28,128

 Moray
 Cross Cultural Exchange                  Forres             This group provide links between Arab and UK communities and organise awareness raising activities to                          £4,930
                                                             promote and encourage mutual understanding and cross-cultural awareness. The grant will be used to
                                                             purchase a digital projector and screen, laptop and printer, exhibit materials, advertising and website
                                                             development, venue hire, catering, sessional teachers, volunteer expenses.
 The Findhorn Bowling and Tennis Club     Findhorn           This group provide facilities for the local community to participate in the sport of tennis. This grant will                  £10,000
                                                             contribute towards resurfacing materials.
 Hythehill Primary School                 Lossiemouth        This school provide social, recreational and education teaching and facilities for children. The grant will be                 £7,320
                                                             used to dispose of an old greenhouse and purchase a wooden play house, removal of turf and replace with
                                                             woodchip, to purchase planters, compost and construct a raised bed, bamboo screens, plants and a garden
                                                             swing unit.
 Craigellachie Village Council            Craigellachie      This group administer and maintain the village hall, tennis courts, tennis pavilion and playing fields for the                 £2,837
                                                             benefit of the community. The grant will be used to purchase fencing for the tennis courts.
 SportMoray                               Elgin              This group assist local sports clubs and organisations in planning, organising and promoting activities to                    £10,000
                                                             encourage interest and participation in sports. coach and mini bus hire.
 Banffshire Battalion Boys' Brigade       Scotland           This group provide social, recreational and educational activities for boys. The funds will cover hire of school               £1,758
                                                             accommodation, catering, marketing costs and markers, tape and number cards for cross country race.
 Moray Gaelic Choir                       Elgin              This group provide information on Gaelic culture and opportunities to participate in Gaelic choral singing. The                £6,606
                                                             grant will contribute towards sessional workers, professional fees, accommodation, travel expenses, venue
                                                             hire, marketing, transport, sound system hire and marketing costs.


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 Forres Community Woodland Trust                      Forres               This group conserve, regenerate and promote the restoration of native woodlands in and around Forres. The                     £4,212
                                                                           grant will contribute towards the cost of session leaders, training for new leaders, vehicle expenses, tools &
                                                                           equipment, advertising and publicity costs.


                                                                                                                                                                            Total for Moray : 8 Grants – £47,663

 North Ayrshire
 Irvine Rugby Football Club                           Irvine               This group promote the sport of rugby football in the local community. The grant will contribute to the cost of              £10,000
                                                                           sessional coach fees, training courses, marketing costs, equipment and transport costs to and from schools.
 Youth Under Construction                             Kilwinning           This group provide social, educational and recreational activities for young people in North Ayrshire. The                    £5,000
                                                                           grant will contribute towards an outdoor activity trip and transport.
 The Cronies Social Club of Stevenston and District   Stevenston           This group organise and run social events and outings for older people in the community. The grant will                       £7,170
                                                                           contribute towars supper dances, day excursions and a weekend break to Blackpool.
 Greenwood Community Sport and Leisure Club           Irvine               This new group aim to provide sports and leisure opportunities to the local community. The grant will                        £10,000
                                                                           contribute towards sessional staff costs and equipment.
 Parkinsons Disease Society Ayrshire Support          Ayrshire and Arran   This group provide a social, educational and recreational facility for sufferers of Parkinsons Disease and their              £9,840
 Group                                                                     families. The grant will contribute towards covering instructors and therapists' fees for 30 weeks yoga and tai
                                                                           chi, venue hire and transport to and from the venue for disabled members.
 Broomlands & Bourtreehill Age Concern                Irvine               This group provide welfare, meals and activities for older people in the community. The grant will contribute                £10,000
                                                                           towards a marketing consultant, exhibition, celebration event and production of materials.
 Cunninghame Action Club                              Irvine               This group provide recreational sporting activities for people with disabilities. The grant will be used to                  £10,000
                                                                           purchase a hoist and swim chair.
 Arran Childminder's Group                            Lamlash              This new group aim to provide support and networking opportunities for childminding groups throughout                         £3,190
                                                                           Arran. The grant will be used to purchase play equipment, conference fees, travel costs and meals.
 Garnock Valley Community Safety Forum                Kilbirnie            This group promote safety and crime prevention initiatives in the local community. The grant will cover the                   £5,000
                                                                           cost of a sessional worker.
 St Johns Hall Committee                              Stevenston           This group provide and maintain a safe environment for members of community groups to meet. The grant                         £4,950
                                                                           will be used to purchase a P.A. system and stage curtain.
 Lamlash Gala Week                                    Lamlash              This group provide social and recreational activities for people in the local area. The grant will be used to                 £3,210
                                                                           purchase a PC, photocopier and printer.
 Millport Youth Group                                 Millport             This new group promote healthy living to young people by providing various activities. The grant will                         £4,200
                                                                           contribute towards sailing activities, hall hire and health and beauty activities.
 Dreghorn and Springside Mothers and Toddlers         Dreghorn             This group provide care and education of children up to three years of age. The grant will be used to                         £3,325
                                                                           purchase toys, safety mats and feeding bowls.


                                                                                                                                                                       Total for North Ayrshire: Grant– £85,885

 North Lanarkshire
 Golden Oldies Luncheon Club                          Coatbridge           This group provide a forum for the elderly to discuss local issues. The grant will contribute towards transport,              £1,400
                                                                           entrance fees and lunch.
 Glenboig Rambling Club                               Glenboig             This group promote and provide hillwalking tours and social events. The grant will contribute towards the                     £6,170
                                                                           costs of a four day residential stay, transport, advertising, catering and organised walk tickets.
 Park United Reformed Church Ladies Guild             Airdrie              This group organise weekly speakers and/or entertainment for local residents, primarily retired and elderly                  £10,000
                                                                           people. The grant will be used to purchase a fitted kitchen, interior painting of hall.
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 Coatbridge Helping Hands                  Coatbridge        This group provide soup and sandwiches on a nightly basis for those in need in the local area; clients are                   £542
                                                             mainly substance misusers. The grant will be used to purchase paint, lino, bookshelves, dining table and
                                                             chairs.
 Holy Cross Primary School                 Croy              This group provide social, recreational and educational facilities for children. The grant will be used to cover           £7,660
                                                             the costs of playground painting, a trim trail, 4 magnifying posts, 4 wooden benches and gardening
                                                             equipment.
 Greater Shotts Disability Association     Shotts            This group provide educational, social and recreational activities for people with disabilities in the local area.         £4,000
                                                             The grant will contribute to transport, accommodation and meals.
 Kirkshaws Stage School                    Coatbridge        This group provide music, dance and physical activities to promote health and well being amongst young                     £9,868
                                                             people in Coatbridge. This grant will contribute towards professional fees, publicity, volunteer training and
                                                             equipment.
 Cumbernauld Community Lunch Club          Cumbernauld       This new group provide social and recreational opportunities for older people in the Cumbernauld area. The                 £2,500
                                                             grant will contribute towards transport, entrance fees and high teas.
 Greenfaulds High School                   Cumbernauld       This group provide education for 12-18 year olds in the area. The grant will be used to purchase trampolines,              £9,800
                                                             a cross trainer, a rowing machine, a weights bench and posters.
 Allanton SWRI                             Allanton          This group provide social, recreational and training opportunities for women living in rural areas. The grant              £2,450
                                                             will contribute towards venue hire, entertainment and associated costs for a commemorative dinner.
 Watch Us Grow                             Cumbernauld       This group use a horticultural project and other community initiatives to help people with learning and                    £8,095
                                                             physical disabilities and adults with mental health problems to develop skills to help them move into
                                                             education, work and achieve greater independence. The grant will contribute towards sessional worker,
                                                             volunteer expenses, transport costs, materials, software package and training.
 Moira Anderson Foundation                 Monklands         This group aim to relieve the suffering and distress of victims of child abuse. The grant will be used to                  £9,600
                                                             purchase 3 computers with software and broadband, desks, filing cabinets, chairs and a photocopier.
 2nd Bargeddie Rainbows                    Bargeddie         This group provide facilities for girls between 5 and 7 years to participate in the Guides Association. The                £2,100
                                                             grant will be used to purchase games equipment, digital camera, transport, entrance fees, art/craft material,
                                                             guide books, storage boxes, a filing cabinet and volunteer expenses.
 Beltane Bowling Club                      Wishaw            This group provide its members with the opportunities and facilities to participate in the sport of bowls. T he            £9,000
                                                             grant will be used to purchase a disabled toliet.
 Overtown Parish Church Men's Fellowship   Overtown          This group provide opportunities for members to discuss various topics of interest and participate in social               £1,488
                                                             activities. The grant will be used to purchase a bowling carpet, set of bowls, jacks, spinner and pair of
                                                             fenders.
 Shotts St Patrick's Amateur Opera Group   Shotts            This group provide opportunities for the community to participate in operatic performances. The grant will                 £5,000
                                                             contribute towards the cost of a feasibility study.
 Cairnhill 60s Plus Club                   Cairnhill         This group provide social and recreational opportunities for people over 60 in the Cairnhill area. The grant               £4,094
                                                             will be used to purchase a handling unit, 2 carpets, 2 sets of bowls, transport and accommodation costs.
 Shotts under 12's Youth Club              Shotts            This group provide social, recreational and sporting opportunities for children. The grant will contribute                 £4,088
                                                             towards dextenty activity, cooking and board games.
 Jackson Youth Club                        Airdrie           This group provide social, recreational and sporting opportunities for children. The grant will contribute                 £4,750
                                                             towards a weekend residential trip.
 Clifton Parish Church Sunshine Club       Coatbridge        This group provide social and recreational activities for older members of the community. The grant will                     £600
                                                             contribute towards transport and accommodation costs.
 Stepps Pre-School Nursery                 Stepps            This group provide educational and recreational opportunities for children in a safe environment. The grant                £3,650
                                                             will be used to purchase laptop computer and software, storage facilities, craft materials, outdoor play items
                                                             and outings.



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 North Lanarkshire cont…
 Carbrain Seniors                                    Carbrain            This group provide support and advice and promote the views of older people in the local area. The grant will                £4,700
                                                                         contribute towards travel, transport and accommodation.
 Chapelhall & District Childminding Group            Airdrie             This new group provide childminders and children of the local community with an opportunity to gather                        £5,000
                                                                         together, play and socialise. The grant will be used to purchase office equipment, stationery, arts and crafts
                                                                         materials, infant safety equipment, activities, trips and play equipment.
 Orbiston Sport and Recreational Club                Bellshill           The groups main activity is to promote the sport of boxing but they also encourage general keep fit activities               £5,000
                                                                         and healthy eating. The grant will be used to purchase treadmills and gym equipment.
 Friends of Kelvin Valley Park                       Cumbernauld         This new group promote the use of natural environmental facilities along the countryside of the Kelvin Valley.               £3,820
                                                                         The grant will contribute towards newsletter production and distribution.
 Condorrat Bowling Club (Senior Section)             Condorrat           This group provide facilities and opportunities for members to participate in bowling. The grant will contribute             £4,224
                                                                         towards outings, coach hire, lunch/tea and end of season dance with band.


                                                                                                                                                            Total for North Lanarkshire: 26 Grants – £129,599

 Orkney Islands
 Flotta Community Council                            Flotta              This group promote and represent the views of the community on the Island of Flotta. The grant will                          £5,000
                                                                         contribute towards the overall cost of constructing a 9-hole putting green on the Island of Flotta.
 Orkney West Mainland Agricultural Society           Orkney              This group promote and advance the interests of the local agricultural community. The grant will be used to                  £9,078
                                                                         purchase a PA system, folding tables, stacking chairs, chair trolley, cooker, crockery/utensils, stainless steel
                                                                         table and trolley.
 Friends of Hoy Kirk                                 The Island of Hoy   This group manage the old church building and plan to turn it into a community centre. The grant will                        £9,398
                                                                         contrbute towards a water main, installation of septic tank, fittings for kitchenette and professional fees.
 North Ronaldsay Community School                    North Ronaldsay     The group provide educational and recreational activities for children on the island. The grant will contribute              £1,440
                                                                         towards the travel costs to Kirkwall.
 Orkney Association of Youth Clubs                   Stromness           This group aim to develop the physical and mental capacities through leisure and educational activities. The                 £5,630
                                                                         grant will contribut towards a weekend activity and events costs, venue hire, sessional support fees,
                                                                         accommodation and transport costs.
                                                                                                                                                                  Total for Orkney Islands: 5 Grants– £30,546

 Perth and Kinross
 Carse of Gowrie Group                               Carse of Gowrie     This group provide a forum promoting the views on current issues and the educational and recreational                        £7,000
                                                                         interests of people living in the Carse of Gowrie. The grant will contribute towards professional fees for
                                                                         research and consulting with public/statutory bodies.
 Logos Centre Ltd                                    Crieff              This charity provide a cafe where young people can meet and access information and also participate in                       £9,765
                                                                         recreational activities during school holidays. The grant will be used for venue hire, sessional worker costs.
 British Korean Veterans Association - No 1 Branch   Perth               This group offer support and information to veterans of the Korean War and their families. The grant will                    £5,620
 Perth                                                                   contribute towards garden improvements, benches, memorial plaque and plants.
 Muthill Pre-school Group                            Muthill             This group run a playgroup for children aged 2-5 in addition to holiday clubs for children up to 10 and a                    £1,050
                                                                         games and puzzle library for other nurseries and playgroups in the area. The grant will contribute towards
                                                                         rent, co-ordinator wages, marketing (signs, leaflets, catalogues), games, puzzles and materials for resource
                                                                         boxes.
 Abernethy Playgroup                                 Abernethy           This new group aim to deliver a quality pre-school facility for local children. The grant will be used to                    £1,112
                                                                         purchase three story sacks, book case, room dividers, cushions and baby change unit.


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 Perthshire Rugby Football Club                Perthshire                This group promote the sport of rugby in Perth and the surrounding rural communities. The grant will                          £10,000
                                                                         contribute towards the costs of coaching, four evenings per week during the 2006 to 2007 school year.
 Scottish Environment LINK                     Perth                     This group provide practical support, advice and information to individuals and organisations around                           £7,400
                                                                         Scotland on environmental and natural heritage issues. The grant will contribute towards a computer server,
                                                                         flat screen panels, laptop, 2 colour printers, software, franking machine and conference phones.
 PUSH (Perth & Kinross) Limited                Aberfeldy                 This group promote social inclusion for people with learning disabilities working with local groups and                        £9,500
                                                                         schools. The grant will contribute towards consultant fees, camera equipment, publicity, taster session food,
                                                                         sessional research staff and training materials.
 Perth Camcorder Club                          Perth                     This group provide opportunities for people to learn about video camera recording and film production. The                     £9,000
                                                                         grant will be used to purchase audio equipment, lighting equipment, laptop computer, HD camcorder, HD
                                                                         projector and backdrop kits.
 Eagles Vaulting Group                         Crieff                    This group provide opportunities to participate in equestrian vaulting. The grant will be used to purchase                     £9,824
                                                                         building materials, professional fees, lighting and re-surfacing.
 Dundee Instrumental Band (St. Margaret's)     Alyth                     This group aim to provide brass band training, instruments and music. The grant will be used to purchase                       £1,877
                                                                         band jackets and new music scores.
 Strathmore Arts Festival                      Blairgowrie               This group aim to raise the profile and accessibility of the arts and cultural activities to the rural commun ity.             £5,000
                                                                         The grant will contribute towards publicity, venue hire, materials, artist fees and travel costs
 Braco Bowling Club                            Braco                     This club gives its members the facilities and opportunities to participate in the sport of bowls. The grant will              £2,000
                                                                         contrbute towards the installation of an oil fired central heating and instant hot water system.


                                                                                                                                                               Total for Perth and Kinross: 13 Grants - £79,148

 Renfrewshire
 Barsail PTA                                   Erskine                   This group promote and raise funds for Barsail Primary School staff and children. The grant will contribute                    £4,000
                                                                         towards the constructing a garden with shrubs, flowers, fencing and slabs on school premises.
 Childcare First Limited                       Paisley                   This group provide childcare services and training for parents and carers in the Renfrewshire area allowing                    £6,018
                                                                         access to employment and education. The grant will contribute towards the costs of developing a specific
                                                                         database system for their use and the necessary licence.
 Cameron Dance Group Parent Committee          Ferguslie Park, Paisley   This group aim to provide social and recreational activities for the benefit of the residents of the Ferguslie                 £5,526
                                                                         Park area. The grant will contribute towards various dance outfits, jazz shoes, tap shoes, bloch trainers and
                                                                         batons.
 Renfrewshire Community Health Initiative      Paisley                   This group work with groups in the community to engage them in healthy lifestyle and social inclusion                          £2,600
                                                                         activities The grant will contribute towards event management costs, entertainment costs and labour costs.
 Renfrew Town Elderly Forum                    Renfrew                   This group provide support for older people in Renfrew. The grant will be used to purchase a photocopier.                      £1,500
 Ralston Park After School Care                Paisley                   This group provide after-school care for primary school children in the local area. The grant will be used to                  £5,800
                                                                         purchase toys and activity materials, storage, safety and security equipment, tables and chairs, kitchen
                                                                         equipment, food, rent and salaries.
 Houston Old School Trust                      Houston                   This group run a community centre for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to purchase                   £4,243
                                                                         a PA and loop system, condensing boilers.
 St Anne's Primary School Parent Teacher       Erskine                   This group support the staff and children of St Annes Primary School by f undraising for extra resources for                   £7,224
 Association                                                             the school and working in partnership with the local community to develop school projects. The grant will be
                                                                         used to purchase perimeter fencing.
 71st Renfrewshire 1st Elderslie Scout Group   Elderslie                 This scout group provide a variety of educational, sporting, recreational and personal development                            £10,000
                                                                         opportunities for young people in the local community. The grant will be used to purchase camping and
                                                                         outdoor equipment.

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 Organisation                                    Location                Description                                                                                                                 Amount
 Renfrewshire
 Howwood Community Council                       Howwood                 This group aim to promote the well-being of the community and to foster a community spirit. The grant will                    £2,975
                                                                         contribute towards the installation of electrical works, electrical cabinet, cabinet maintenance costs, time
                                                                         clock, transformers for cherry lights and consultation fees.
 321 Parents Association                         Ferguslie Park          This group provides social and recreational activities for the parents and children of the nursery. The grant                 £7,008
                                                                         will be used to purchase educational flooring and a sun canopy and will fund professional fees and building
                                                                         materials.
 Northend Elderly Forum                          Paisley                 This group promote the general wellbeing of older people in the Shortroods, Gockston and Cart area of                         £5,000
                                                                         Paisley by providing social and recreational activities. The grant will contribute towards outings, training,
                                                                         transport, games and stationery.
 Abbeyfield Residents Association (Garnieland)   Abbeyfield              This group administer the upkeep and maintenance to the various area of amenity ground. The grant will                        £5,000
                                                                         contribute towards tidying up the existing area and laying tarmac.
 Johnstone West Food Co-op                       Johnstone               This group enable the residents of West Johnstone to access healthy and affordable food locally and                           £4,480
                                                                         encourage residents to adopt a healthier diet. The grant will contribute towards sessional payments, travel
                                                                         expenses, provisions, organic fruit and veg.
 Wallace Nursery Parents Committee               Elderslie               This group fundraise to improve and develop the resources of the nursery class. The grant will be used to                     £2,000
                                                                         purchase ICT equipment, lecturers payments, course costs, refreshments and consumables.
 Friends of South School                         Paisley                 This group support the staff and children of South School by fundraising for extra resources for the school                   £4,900
                                                                         and working in partnership with the local community to develop school projects. The grant will contrbute
                                                                         towards sessional coaching fees.
 Ferguslie Park North Tenants and Residents      Paisley                 This group provide information and activities on housing and the environment for local residents. The grant                   £3,325
 Association                                                             will contribute towards volunteers expenses and day trips.

                                                                                                                                                                   Total for Renfrewshire: 17 Grants - £81,599

 Scotland wide
 Scottish Kidney Federation                      Serving Scotland wide   This group provide support to patients and their families who suffer from renal disease. This grant will                      £8,250
                                                                         contribute towards venue hire, publicity, travel, accommodation and volunteers expenses.
 International Otter Survival Fund               Serving Scotland wide   This group provide education and information on conservation. The grant will contribute towards professional                  £3,548
                                                                         fees and printing.
 Highland Disability Sport                       Serving Scotland wide   This group promote the development of sporting activities and events encouraging involvement countrywide.                     £9,000
                                                                         The grant will contribute towards facility hire, clerical admin, sessional staff fees, catering, advertising and
                                                                         competitors accommodation.
 The Odyssey Project                             Serving Scotland wide   This group run creativity and adventure outdoor programmes for adults with cancer. The grant will contribute                 £10,000
                                                                         towards research and planning, staff training, outreach work, sessional staff costs, food and transport and
                                                                         accommodation.
 The Samaritans(Correspondence Branch)           Serving Scotland wide   This group provide support through correspondence to people experiencing difficulties through life. The grant                 £8,400
                                                                         will contribute towards workshop fees, travel expenses and venue hire.
 Scottish Consortium For Learning Disability     Serving Scotland wide   This group provides support within the community for people with learning disabilities. The grant will                        £9,393
                                                                         contribute towards sessional workers, volunteer training, training materials, venue hire, transport,
                                                                         refreshments and printing.
 CLIC Sargent Cancer Care for Children           Serving Scotland wide   This group provide individual support to children and young people with cancer or leukaemia and their                         £5,000
                                                                         families. The grant will be used to purchase four laptops, age-appropriate materials/games.
 The Association Of The RAF Regiment             Serving Scotland wide   This group provide social events and support for ex RAF servicemen The grant is for travel.                                   £3,000



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 Senior Citizens Scotland                       Serving Scotland wide   This new group provide information and advice to older people on issues such as benefit checks, income and                  £5,000
                                                                        rights. The grant will be used to purchase IT equipment, volunteer expenses, printing and stationery.
 Kannada Balaga                                 Serving Scotland wide   This group facilitate and participate in cultural and educational activities to promote integration of ethnic               £4,950
                                                                        Indian community from Karnataka State in India into UK. The grant will contribute towards the hire of venue
                                                                        and equipment, transport costs, lecturer fees, musical and drama workshop costs and entertainment for two -
                                                                        day activity.
 Chess Scotland                                 Serving Scotland wide   This group promote the development of Chess in Scotland, in terms of playing, coaching, grading and                         £5,000
                                                                        international liaison. The grant will contribute towards consultant's fees and expenses.
 Scottish Fire Service Bowling Section          Serving Scotland wide   This group participate in bowling tournaments both regional and international. The grant will contrbute                     £5,000
                                                                        towards bowling club hire and a presentation dinner.


                                                                                                                                                               Total for Scotland wide: 12 Grants - £76,541

 Scottish Borders
 Friends of Greenlaw                            Greenlaw                This group encourage preservation, development and improvement of features of general public amenity and                   £10,000
                                                                        historic interest in the village. The grant will be used to purchase marquees, lighting, tables, chairs, PA
                                                                        system, bands, printing costs and art/decorative materials.
 Friends of Kelso Library                       Kelso                   This group aim to develop and promote the library service by providing a programme of activities. The grant                £10,000
                                                                        will contribute towards paving, 1 horseshoe bench, 3 wooden park benches and 1 wrought iron gate.
 Gala Water Health and Fitness Club             Stow                    This new group aim to encourage older adults to participate in health enhancing activities that promote well-               £1,630
                                                                        being. The grant will contribute towards speakers fees, exercise equipment, hall hire, transport and volunteer
                                                                        expenses.
 Projects for Education, Enviroment, Culture,   Peebles                 This group develop and implement educational projects. The grant will contribute towards sesional workers                   £8,425
 Heritage (PEECH)                                                       and hall hire
 Gavinton Village Hall Association              Gavinton                This group maintain and manage the community hall. The grant will be used to purchase a stackable staging                  £10,000
                                                                        system for the hall.
 Morebattle and Yetholm Playgroup               Morebattle              This group provide educational and recreational activities for pre-school aged children. The grant will be used            £10,000
                                                                        to purchase plumbing, decorating, fencing, kitchen area, room dividers and storage, fire door and fire
                                                                        acoustic protection.
 St Boswells Public Hall                        St Boswells             This group maintain the village hall for use by local groups. The grant will be used to purchase a new kitchen,            £10,000
                                                                        joinery work, heating and electrical work and non-slip flooring.
 Penumbra Ltd                                   Galashiels              This group run a community based mental health project working with young people. The grant will contribute                 £6,950
                                                                        towards the cost of food, transport hire and activities.
 Green Team Borders                             Borders                 This group provide training and development for adults with learning difficulties through gardening and                     £9,250
                                                                        maintenance activities. The grant will be used to purchase gardening equipment, storage, safety c lothing and
                                                                        equipment and office equipment.
 Smailholm Pathways                             Smailholm               This group aim to develop a local path network in and around Smailholm. The grant will contribute towards                  £10,000
                                                                        clearance and path construction.
 Border Women's Aid                             Jedburgh                This group provide advice, support and information to women and children escaping domestic abuse. The                       £5,070
                                                                        grant will contribue towards new kitchen units, flooring, fridges and cooker.
 Eddleston Village Hall                         Eddleston               This group are responsible fro the maintenance and management of the village hall. The grant will contribute               £10,000
                                                                        towards a connection to the main sewer.
 Earlston Paths Group                           Earlston                This group aim to create and maintain a path network around Earlston. The grant will contribute towards                     £9,037
                                                                        footpath creation costs.


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 Eckford Village Hall Committee                   Eckford                    This group provide facilities for community events/groups to utilise. The grant will be used to purchase                       £10,000
                                                                             building materials, professional fees, external doors, asphalt surfacing and ramps.
 Cogsmill Hall Committee                          Slitrig Valley by Hawick   This group provide a local community resource for various social and recreational activities. The grant will                    £4,324
                                                                             contribute to the costs of an additional electricity supply.
 Border Bothies Association                       Auchope                    This group provide secure overnight shelters for local youth and community groups. The grant will be used to                    £4,000
                                                                             purchase double glazed windows.
 Mother and Toddler                               Jedburgh                   This group provide pre-school education and play opportunities for young children. The grant will be used to                    £4,128
                                                                             purchase toys, puzzles, painting materials, educational books and equipment.
 Hawick Summer Festival                           Hawick                     This group organise and promote an annual summer festival to benefit the community socially, economically                       £2,344
                                                                             and culturally. The grant will contribute towards hall hire, buffet, outdoor discovery, volunteer park hire,
                                                                             marquee and sumo wrestling.


                                                                                                                                                                    Total for Scottish Borders: 18 Grants - £135,158

 Shetland Islands
 Aith Junior High School                          Shetland                   This group educate junior high students. The grant will contribute towards transport costs.                                     £5,000
 Cunningsburgh & Districts Agricultural Society   Cunningsburgh              This group support and promote agriculture in Shetland by holding events including an annual show. The                          £4,045
                                                                             grant will be used to purchase gates, posts and sockets.
 Shetland Council Of Social Service               Shetland Islands           This group provide education, health and a relief from poverty in the Shetland area. The grant will contribute                 £10,000
                                                                             towards the cost of recreational/educational activities and transport.
 Shetland Golf Club                               Shetland Islands           This group provide and manage facilities for its members wishing to participate in the sport of golf. colour                    £2,813
                                                                             flyers, colour. The grant will contribute towards posters, folder packs and website design.
 Gruting and District Community Association       Gruting                    This group provide facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and leisure activities with the aim            £10,000
                                                                             of improving quality of life in the area. The grant will contribute towards stock-proof fencing, cattle-grid, car-
                                                                             park development.
 Shetland Amenity Trust                           Shetland Islands           This group provide information on heritage and environmental issues in Shetland. The grant will contribute                      £9,555
                                                                             towards printing, design, professional fees and a scanner.


                                                                                                                                                                      Total for Scottish Borders: 6 Grants - £41,413

 South Ayrshire
 Maybole Community Council Town Twinning          Maybole                    This group provide the opportunities for cultural exchange between the twin town communities. The grant will                    £1,000
 Association                                                                 be used to purchase a webcam, line rental, Broadband and IT support.
 Carrick Rural Arts Group                         Girvan                     This group promote and organise art workshops and activities that are contributed to a local community                          £9,943
                                                                             festival. The grant will contribute towards a lantern workshop, light/sculpture workshop, co-ordinator fees,
                                                                             equipment purchase/hire, pantomime props and drama worker.
 Active Health Scotland                           Irvine                     This new group provide physical activity sessions for people suffering from medical conditions. The grant will                 £10,000
                                                                             be used to purchase of a computer, physical instructor fees, venue hire and exercise machinery.
 Troon Counterpoint Singers                       Troon                      The aim of the group is to entertain and educate through music and verse and present public concerts for                        £3,380
                                                                             charity. The grant will contribute towards venue hire, transport costs and singers’ expenses.
 Barr Primary School and Nursery Class            Barr                       This group provide educational and recreational activities for primary and nursery aged children in the local                   £5,000
                                                                             community. The grant will contribute towards environmental adventure activities, gardening implements,
                                                                             bulbs and garden furniture.



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 Prestwick Sailing Club                        Prestwick         This group gives its members the opportunities and faculties to participate in the sport of sailing. The grant               £10,000
                                                                 will be used to purchase a safety boat, yamaha outboard motor and 2 dinghies.
 Friends of Newton Park                        Ayr               This group aim to improve the park area to provide a wide range of outdoor activities promoting a healthier                   £5,800
                                                                 lifestyle within the community. The grant will contribute towards coaching, travel expenses, goals, sportswalls
                                                                 with basketball hoops.
 Tarbolton Tenants and Residents Association   Tarbolton         This group represents the views of the community for the benefit of the local residents. The grant will                       £4,500
                                                                 contribute towards volunteer training, office equipment and furnishings, computing equipment, games
                                                                 equipment, outings and renovation and decoration costs.
 Crosshill Village Club                        Crosshill         This group provide facilities for retired people to meet and participate in activities and outings within the                   £657
                                                                 community. The grant will be used to purchase a portable P.A. system.
 Maybole L/G Golf Club                         Maybole           This group provide opportunities and facilities for members to participate in the sport of golf. The grant will be              £900
                                                                 used to purchase junior golf club sets and affiliation to Clubgolf Junior Programme.
 Dailly Bowling Club                           Dailly            This group provide the facilities and opportunities for its members to take part in the sport of bowls. The grant             £3,950
                                                                 will be used to purchase a bowling green lawnmower.


                                                                                                                                                         Total for South Ayrshire: 11 Grants - £55,130

 South Lanarkshire
 Lanarkshire Ace                               East Kilbride     This group lend mutual support and advice for adults with learning disabilities while campaigning for better                  £4,675
                                                                 services and awareness. The grant will contribute towards drama coach fees, hall hire, promotional
                                                                 materials, prop hire, volunteer and rehearsal expenses.
 Carnwath SWRI                                 Carnwath          This group preserve traditional Scottish housekeeping skills by practising existing skills and learning new                   £8,400
                                                                 ones to pass on to future generations. The money grant will contribute towards entrance fees,
                                                                 accommodation and travel costs.
 Busy Bees                                     Coalburn          This group provide affordable, quality childcare for children aged 0-5. The grant will be used to purchase                    £2,930
                                                                 toys, play equipment and storage.
 Strathaven Homing Club                        Strathaven        This group promote the skill of racing pigeons. The grant will be used to purchase 8 electronic clock systems                 £2,734
                                                                 and a printer.
 Rapture Theatre                               East Kilbride     This group aim to stimulate interest in cultural, social and political issues through theatre and education. The             £10,000
                                                                 grant will contribute towards a touring technician, lighting designer, education packs, education worker, van
                                                                 hire and light hire.
 West Parish Environmental Project             Rutherglen West   This group promote and raise funds for the development of the Parish and the grounds of the West Parish                       £8,955
                                                                 Church for the benefit of the community. The grant will contribute towards cover plant hire, materials for
                                                                 construction of disabled access, tables and chairs, office equipment, lighting, first aid products, childrens'
                                                                 games and book, gardening materials, paint and a gazebo for the garden.
 Priory Bridge Association                     Blantyre          This group provide social, recreational and educational activities for the whole community. The grant will                    £1,250
                                                                 contribute towards transport, printing and volunteer expenses.
 Greenfield Pigeon Club                        Blantyre          This group provide opportunities for the local community to participate in pigeon racing. The grant will be                   £5,000
                                                                 used to purchase 10 timing clocks, 5 baskets and electronic base station.
 Stanmore Adventure Holiday Group              Lanark            This group provide trips with specially trained personnel and adapted equipment for young people with both                    £2,000
                                                                 physical and learning disabilities. The grant will contribute towards accommodation costs and challenging
                                                                 outdoor activities at The Calvert Trust in Keswick for five young people.
 East Kilbride Road Club                       East Kilbride     This group provide opportunities for the community to participate in road cycling. The grant will be used to                  £8,016
                                                                 purchase trainers, bikes and accessories.


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 Carnwath in Bloom                             Carnwath        This group promote horticulture by providing or encouraging the provision of displays of flowers in public                 £8,700
                                                               places in and around Carnwath. The grant will be used to purchase plants, planting accessories/materials,
                                                               tutors and consultation event and machine hire.
 The Celtic Boys Club (92)                     Blantyre        This new group provide a safe environment for its members to participate in the sport of football. The grant               £9,898
                                                               will be used to purchase football equipment, strips, coaching and training courses, advertising, publicity and
                                                               tournament costs.
 Mill United Boys Club                         Hamilton        This group gives its members the facilities and opportunities to participate in the sport of football. The grant           £1,635
                                                               will be used to purchase goal nets, training equipment, pitch hire, training fees.
 West End Community Group                      Carwarth        This group organise courses, community events and promote civic pride and boost neighbourhood self                         £3,970
                                                               esteem. The grant will be used to purchase hawthorn and hazel plants, compost and soil enrichers,
                                                               gardening tools, stakes, gloves and accessories.
 Coalburn Miners' Welfare Charitable Society   Coalburn        This group provide a One Stop Shop which offers a welcoming place to allow the surrounding communities to                  £4,732
                                                               access a number of community facilities under o ne roof. The grant will be used to purchase 4 PC's, colour
                                                               printers, software, security hardware and installation costs, 4 computer desks and stools, 1 server and server
                                                               hardware.
 Forth Breast Cancer Care Group                Forth           This group provide a charity outlet for the Forth community. The grant will contribute towards central heating,            £2,688
                                                               door frames, plastering, paint, units and vinyl flooring.
 Aston Villa Diamonds 1994                     Uddingston      This group aim to foster and develop inclusiveness between local young people while tackling the issue of                  £2,574
                                                               territorialism and physical in-activity through physical activities. The grant will be used to purchase football
                                                               coaching equipment, games hall letting charges and transport costs.
 Douglas Water and Rigside Pensioners          Rigside         This group provide retired people in the local community with social and recreational outings . The grant will             £1,280
 Association                                                   contribute towards acoach trip, meals and entry costs.
 St Brides Toddlers Group                      Cambuslang      This new group provide recreational facilities for children under three years of age in a safe environment. The              £969
                                                               grant will contribute towards soft play items, musical instruments, large toys, equipment and storage, arts
                                                               and crafts items and shelving for age 3 and under.
 The Braes Parent & Toddler Group              Cathkin         This group provide pre-school education and play opportunities for young children. The grant will be used to               £3,000
                                                               purchase softplay equipment, books and toys, a coach trip and lunch costs.
 Bankhead Primary School PTA                   Rutherglen      This group support the staff and children at the school by fundraising for extra resources for the school and              £3,932
                                                               working in partnership with the local community to develop school projects. The grant will be used to
                                                               purchase equipment and resources.
 St Leonards Out of School Care Ltd            East Kilbride   This group provide an out of school service to families and pupils of St Leonards Primary School. The grant                £2,720
                                                               will be used to purchase table, chairs, units, paint, carpets and blinds.
 Red Deer Bowling Winter Club                  East Kilbride   This group provide recreational activities for the East Kilbride area. The grant will be used to purchase a pool             £825
                                                               table.

                                                                                                                                               Total for South Lanarkshire : 22 Grants – £100,883

 Stirling
 Thornhill Community Trust                     Thornhill       This group consists of four main action groups dealing with current issues concerning the Thornhill                        £9,248
                                                               community. The grant will contribute towards a childcare facility which will cover sessional staff fees, venue
                                                               hire, staff training and auditing costs.
 Callander Youth Project                       Callander       This group provide young people with opportunities and advice on activities to broaden their experience. The              £10,000
                                                               grant will be used to purchase sports equipment, instructor fees, TV, DVD and stand, computer equipment,
                                                               software, catering equipment, marketing, publicity, transport and phone/fax machine.


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 Organisation                                Location          Description                                                                                                                    Amount
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 Dennyloanhead Community Hall Ltd            Dennyloanhead     This group provide facilities for voluntary and community groups in the local and surrounding areas. The                         £2,334
                                                               grant will be used to purchase decorating materials, travel expenses, go karts and a bouncy castle.
 Community Integrated Care                   Stirling          This group's main activities is the educational and occupational progress of people who are or work with                         £9,866
                                                               mental health, sickness and homelessness. The grant will cover the costs of two educational trips including
                                                               accommodation and transport, an arts and crafts class tutor's fees and materials, office storage and furniture,
                                                               stationery and a shredder, 5 computer packages, 7 workstations, 1 printer and 2 scanners.
 Callander 2000 and Beyond Community         Callander         This group aim to improve the quality of life, environment and services for the people of the local community.                   £4,540
 Development Trust                                             The grant will contribute towards rental, table and chairs.
 Bridge of Allan Childminding Group          Bridge of Allan   This group care for pre-nursery age children and provide opportnities for children in their care to meet                         £3,000
                                                               children from other backgrounds on a regular basis. The grant will be used to purchase educational toys and
                                                               games, storage cupboard, childrens tables, chairs and cups amd will fund a day trip.
 Plean Premier Flying Club                   Plean             This group provide members with the opportunity to participate in pigeon racing. The grant will be used to                       £7,527
                                                               purchase 13 timing systems.
 Stirling Boys Club Management Committee     Stirling          This group provide social and recreational opportunities for young people in the area. The grant will                            £9,010
                                                               contribute towards sessional workers, craft materials, professional fees, transport and publicity costs.
 Trossachs Community Trust                   Stirling          This group promotes the economic, social and environmental welfare of the Trossachs area community. The                          £4,466
                                                               grant will contribute towards the installation of acoustic tiles and materials.
 Buchanan Memorial Hall                      Stirling          This group provides and maintains a community facility for residents of the Parish of Buchanan. The grant                        £3,687
                                                               will contribute towards refurbishment costs.
 Braehead Mother and Toddler Group           Braehead          This group provides pre-school education and play opportunities for young children. The grant will be used to                    £4,350
                                                               purchase toys, outings, craft materials, equipment, safety equipment and storage.

                                                                                                                                                                Total for Stirling: 11 Grants - £68,028

 West Dunbartonshire
 Wake Up and Go Group                        Faifley           This new group encourage its members to reach their full potential through education classes and leisure                         £3,324
                                                               activities.The grant will contribute towards trips to various leisure and historical centres.
 Castlehill Action for Change Group          Castlehill        This group provide a forum for local groups and individuals to encourage the improvement of the local                              £916
                                                               community. The grant will contribute towards conference attendance.
 Bonhill Veterans' Bowling Club              Bonhill           This group provide the opportunity for older members of the community to partcipate in the sport if bowls as                     £4,960
                                                               well as offering a variety of social activities. The grant will be used to purchase indoor bowls carpets, 2 centre
                                                               blocks, 16 sets of bowls, 4 garden seats, bus hire to theatre and 48 sets of crockery.
 Whitecrook Community Group Limited          Clydebank         This group promote, establish and operate charitable projects to support and develop facilities for the local                    £8,104
                                                               community. The grant will be used to purchase laptops, printer, training, publicity, venue hire, transport and
                                                               community engagement events.
 Dumbarton West Out of School Care Service   Dumbarton         This group aim to promote the care and education of children during out of school hours and school holidays.                    £10,000
                                                               The grant will be used to purchase games and craft materials, computer desks and chairs, photo copier, 2
                                                               DVD players, 2 computers, 2 printers, soft seating, fridge freezer, washing machine/dryer and excursions.
 Knowes Housing Association                  Faifley           This group provide housing accommodation and assistance to housing for vulnerable people including older                        £10,000
                                                               people, disabled and or handicapped people and those on low incomes. The grant will contribute towards
                                                               special lighting and installation of artwork.
 12th Clydebank Brownie Unit                 Clydebank         This group provide a range of activities for young people. The grant will contribute towards a residential                       £1,665
                                                               weekend.
 12th Clydebank Guide Company                Clydebank         This group provide growth and personal development opportunites for young women and girls through                                £3,446
                                                               Guiding. The grant will contribute towards transport, accommodation, food, activity costs, laptop and printer.

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 Organisation                                      Location            Description                                                                                                                    Amount
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 St Peter's Toddlers                               Bellsmyre           This new group provide social and recreational play for pre school children. The grant will contribute towards                  £4,428
                                                                       kids soft play, toys, arts and crafts equipment, stationery, insurance, safety equipment, delivery costs parties.
 Ferryfield Early Education and Childcare Centre   Alexandria          This group work in partnership to promote the advancement of the children attendi ng Ferryfield. The grant                      £4,101
 Parent Carer Group                                                    will be used to purchase play equipment and surfacing.

                                                                                                                                                       Total for West Dunbartonshire: 10 Grants - ££50,944

 West Lothian
 Greenferry Trust                                  South Queensferry   This group aim to educate, interest and involve the local community in environmental issues and actions. The                    £4,866
                                                                       grant will be used to purchase a video camera, tripod, microphone, hard drive, video producer, editing costs
                                                                       and materials.
 St John The Baptist Over 50's Group               Whitburn            This group provide social, recreational and educational activities for older people. The grant will be used to                  £4,500
                                                                       purchase a sound system (mic, speakers, CD disco unit), loop system and will fund transport costs.
 Bathgate Camera Club                              Bathgate            This group provide opportunities for local people to develop their photography skills. The grant will be used to                £4,329
                                                                       purchase a digital projector, laptop and carry case and adobe photoshop.
 Seafield Bowling Club                             Seafield            This new group aim to promote the game of bowls and indoor recreation.The grant will be used to purchase                        £8,505
                                                                       of portacabin and installation of disabled toilet.
 Baden Powell Scout Guild Bo'Ness and Carriden     West Lothian        This group provide young people with opportunities for personal growth and development. The grant will be                       £4,250
 Branch                                                                used to purchase wig wams and ancillary equipment.


                                                                                                                                                                   Total for West Lothian: 5 Grants - £26,450

 Western Isles
 SHARE (Sharing, Helping and Reaching              South Uist          This group provide a community thrift shop where people can meet and access information. The grant will                         £9,773
 Everyone)                                                             contribute towards non-slip flooring, kitchen refurbishment, tables and chairs, and Hygiene Training for
                                                                       volunteers.
 Newton and Sandwick Community Partnership         Stornoway           This group aim to build community capacity by providing structured community development projects. The                          £1,700
                                                                       grant will contribute towards ice-rink hire, reindeer, catering, childrens' presents, lighting and costumes for a
                                                                       winter festival.
 The North Harris Trust                            Isle of Harris      This group provides conservation of the natural heritage of North Harris. The grant will contribute towards                    £10,000
                                                                       professional fees and travel expenses.
 Clann An La De                                    Isle of Lewis       This group promote the well being of older people in the local community. T he grant will contribute towards                    £8,300
                                                                       accommodation, transport costs, lunches and admission fees.
 Bridge Community Centre                           Stornoway           This group promote social, recreational and educational activities for the young people of the community.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       £2,438
                                                                       The grant will contribute towards the costs of travel, accommodation and fuel costs.


                                                                                                                                                                   Total for Western Isles: 5 Grants - £32,211

 Grand Total
                                                                                                                                                                                           Awards made: 488

                                                                                                                                                                           Total Amount Awarded: £2,949,967



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