Portobello Community Council

Porty Rugby Club Seeking Sponsorship Partners For New Season

Posted on: September 3rd, 2015

In a bid to drive Portobello Rugby Club forward throughout the coming season and develop our mini, youth and senior rugby sections even further we’re in the process of looking for interested businesses who would like to look at a sponsorship arrangement with us. If you would like to explore some options please take a […]

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Fairer Scotland Engagement Fund Launched

Posted on: August 20th, 2015

Voluntary Action Fund is delighted to announce the launch of the Scottish Government’s new Fairer Scotland Engagement Fund. The aim of the Fund is to help small voluntary organisations and community groups (income under £25,000) in Scotland run an event or engagement activity to gather views on how we can create a Fairer Scotland.   Grants […]

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February Funding Newsflash

Posted on: February 11th, 2015

February Newsflash   Please find attached this month’s newsflash. I have highlighted two new sources of  grant funded from the carrier bag charge. Please let me know if you have any funding success stories.     Edinburgh4community   For more targeted funding searches I recommend that you use   edinburgh4community which enables you to  enter details […]

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January Newsflash on Funding Sources

Posted on: January 7th, 2015

Happy New Year!   I attach the January Newsflash which focuses on  grants for groups supporting  women and children/young people.   We are also promoting the excellent edinburgh4community  website which is a very easy way to look at funding sources relevant to your own project.  This is provided  by our Libraries Service.  I encourage you […]

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December Funding Newsflash and tips on getting funding for your organisation or group

Posted on: December 5th, 2014

———- Forwarded message ———-From: Maureen Thompson <Maureen.Thompson@edinburgh.gov.uk>Date: 5 December 2014 at 12:19Subject: December NewsflashTo: Maureen Thompson <Maureen.Thompson@edinburgh.gov.uk> December Newsflash   Please find attached this month’s newsflash which features organisations which fund projects in Edinburgh/Lothians only.     Edinburgh4Community   If you have not already done so please have a look at this free site  which […]

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November Newsflash

Posted on: November 26th, 2014

  Please find attached this month’s Newsflash.   We are also promoting the edinburgh4community  funder finder service which enables you to make a very targeted search for funding sources.   http://www.idoxopen4community.co.uk/edinburgh/   Please let me know if you have any success stories .   Many Thanks   Kind Regards   Maureen   Maureen Thompson | Policy […]

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October Funding Newslash

Posted on: November 24th, 2014

The October Funding Newslash is attached below, which provides an update on funding sources for community groups.  If your group would like to speak to someone for further information or suggestions on the kinds of funding you may be eligible for please contact Maureen Thompson, Local Community Planning Team, City of Edinburgh Council, on 0131 […]

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Waste Action Grant Funding Deadline Looms

Posted on: September 29th, 2014

Communities across Edinburgh are being urged to submit their applications to the City of Edinburgh Council for a Waste Action Grant as the deadline fast approaches. Both small and large grants are available to fund eco-friendly projects that will encourage more people in the Capital to reduce, reuse and recycle. Environmentally conscious householders, community groups, […]

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August Funding Newsflash

Posted on: August 19th, 2014

An update on grant information and funding sources for charities and community groups newsflash_-august-2014.doc

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July Newsflash on sources of funding for community groups

Posted on: July 17th, 2014

The attached July Newsflash contains an update on funding sources for charities, community groups, voluntary organisations and other bodies and is circulated by City of Edinburgh Council Services for Communities  newsflash_-july-2014.doc

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