Funders & Supporters

Special thanks to those who make this project possible

Our Funders

Lottery Funded

Lottery Fund

The Big Lottery Fund is responsible for distributing 40 per cent of all funds raised for good causes by the National Lottery. This totals over £650 million each year.

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European Regional Development Fund

European Regional Development Fund

The ERDF aims to strengthen economic and social cohesion in the European Union by correcting imbalances between its regions.

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The Robertson Trust

The Robertson Trust is currently the largest independent trust in Scotland and has a vision to improve the quality of life and realise the potential of people and communities in Scotland – inspired by the example of our founders, the Robertson Sisters.

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Our Supporters

Baillie Gifford

Baillie Gifford is unique in the UK in being a large-scale investment business that has remained an independent private partnership. This ownership structure has allowed us to keep our efforts focused entirely on our clients and their investments.

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Impact Funding Partners

Impact Funding Partners supports a range of organisations from small community groups to social enterprises and large national charities. Our distinctive funding model is based on three core elements – Investing money, developing capacity and building relationships. We know that our ‘more than just money approach’, which builds on strengths, knowledge and connections, unlocks community resources, achieves sustainable outcomes and has a preventative impact.

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Womens Fund for Scotland

Womens Fund For Scotland

The Women’s Fund makes grants to projects across Scotland that support women’s development, self-sufficiency and social and economic equality. Established in 2002, the Fund has distributed £1.4m million in grants to over 550 community groups and local charities run by or for women.

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First Port UnLtd

UnLTD

Support for social entrepreuneurs at various stages of their journey.

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Blackhill Windfarm Community Fund

The Black Hill Wind Farm Community Fund Ltd is a charitable organisation funded by Renewable Energy Systems Ltd (RES), the operators of the Blackhill Wind Farm situated to the south of Longformacus, Berwickshire.

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School for Social Entrepeneurs

School for Social Entrepeneurs

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Scottish Rural Development Programme

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Scottish Borders Leader

Scottish Borders Leader

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Scottish Borders Council

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Our Sponsors

And We Do This

And We Do This

Our website was created by And We Do This Ltd who generously provided match funding for our budget, and are also sponsoring our hosting. And We Do This are web, ecommerce, video production and digital marketing specialists based in the Scottish Borders with clients the length and breadth of the UK.

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