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Youth Philanthropy Initiative

Youth and Philanthropy Initiative Making A Difference #GenerationChange Youth Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) is the biggest independent initiative being delivered in Scottish education, with each participating school responsible for directing a grant of £3000 to a local charity championed by its students through teamwork, research and competition. If you’re interested in working with a group of pupils from Meldrum Academy and…
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Scottish Parliamentary Election – Thursday, 6th May 2021

The Scottish Parliamentary Election will be held on Thursday, 6th May 2021 The election will be open to all electors aged 16 or over on 6th May 2021 who are resident and registered to vote in Scotland. If you have not already applied to have your name added to the electoral register, or have recently changed address and have not…
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Who, Where, How to get in touch with someone who can help You

Who, Where & How to get in touch with someone who can help You Based on feedback from Community Impact Assessments a leaflet has been developed containing contact information for a wide range of support organisations. We have listed the main organisations active in the Formartine area for each issue. Alongside will be a telephone number and website address. Formartine…
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Consultation on Scheme for The Establishment of Community Councils

The next phase (phase 2) of Aberdeenshire Council's Review of the Aberdeenshire Council Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils commenced on 17th February and will close on 14th April. This phase will consider issues with the current Scheme and suggest proposed changes. We would like to highlight the following issues and proposed amendments Redesignation of several Schedules as Guidance…
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Funding News

The following information is provided by Emma and Kate at the Marr Area Partnership You can head over there and sign up for their really useful newsletter The Enabling Neighbourhoods and Communities Fund is a Scottish Government fund worth £500,000 administered by Corra Foundation. Its purpose is to provide small grants to community and voluntary groups across Scotland who are connecting and supporting…
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ABERDEENSHIRE COUNCIL ADMINISTERED BUSINESS GRANTS

ABERDEENSHIRE COUNCIL ADMINISTERED BUSINESS GRANTS Aberdeenshire Council Economic Development are aware that many local businesses in Aberdeenshire could be missing out on vital financial support available to them via the Strategic Business Framework Fund – Business Temporary Closure Grant, and the Discretionary Business Fund. The Strategic Framework fund is available to eligible businesses based in Aberdeenshire, if they have been…
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