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Funding for community groups, charities and businesses

Community groups, charities and businesses may be eligible for grants from various sources including programmes overseen by South Lanarkshire Council.

South Lanarkshire 4 Community (SL4C) lets you to browse a wide range of funds and organisations and find out more about them. You need to register but the form is short and once done you'll have free access straight away to the database of funding opportunities.

Council funds

Clyde Wind Farm Fund provides funding for capital projects to communities in the local wind farm area.

Renewable energy fund is supported by wind farm and renewable energy developments to help local communities improve the quality of life and economic prosperity in their local area. Developments will be considered within a 10km radius.

Community grants
Financial help for businesses
Employment support SLW4U

Local support organisations

Voluntary Action South Lanarkshire (VASLan)
Rural development trust
Business Gateway

Other national funds and help

Big Lottery Funds
Heritage Lottery Funds
Sport Scotland  Funds
Climate Challenge Fund
Creative Scotland Funds
Scottish Government Funds
European Development Fund