Cashback for Communities

Date: 28th May 2010

The CashBack for Communities Small Grants Scheme has been established to support local volunteer led groups.

The funding is targetted at groups who may not previously have had access to external funding, to enhance their programmes for young people and get positive projects off the ground. It can fund:

  • The start up costs of a unit or youth group (up to £1,000)
  • The costs (or part of the costs) of a particular programme of activity (up to £2,000). This can include equipment.

Local youth groups which meet all the following criteria are eligible:

  • Led by volunteers,
  • Have members which include young people aged 10 or over,
  • Based in Scotland, and
  • A member of one of the six partnership organisation listed on the website, including Youth Scotland.

Find out more here.