Your Voice Your Choice is running again this year, and this time the boundaries for Peterhead have been expanded so the whole area of Peterhead can participate. YVYC is a Participatory Budgeting scheme which aims to fund £100,000 worth of ideas and groups which the community will vote for. If you'd like to know more [...]
April 21 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm Event run jointly by Kincardineshire Development Partnership, Marr Area Partnership and Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action. There will be presentations on renewable energy, redeveloping your hall, LEADER funding, guidance from OSCR, as well as case studies from halls across South Aberdeenshire. Agenda and booking form can be viewed – please register!
The Marr Area Committee Large Project Grant Scheme has just launched. Grants of up to £10,000 are available to community organisations for projects which aim to help improve local communities in Marr and the closing date is 29 May, 2017. The smaller grants scheme for this year is also now open for applications. Further information and [...]
“The Ballater & Crathie Community Council ‘B&CCC’ is seeking community consensus to revisit development of a Community Action Plan ‘CAP’. There have been past efforts to progress a CAP and most recently the understandable events of December 30th 2015 diverted focus onto other priorities. Following discussion with a variety of Ballater groups and with the [...]
A consultation on Police Scotland's proposed Strategy for 2016-2026 - how they service communities, monitor their success, develop their staff and engage with partners. The consultation closes on 8 May 2017 and is accessible here: https://consult.scotland.police.uk/consultation/2026/
Groups and agencies who have a project which will help reduce social isolation or promote inclusion in Garioch are being invited to apply for a share of £25k. This is part of an innovative new scheme called Your Voice Your Choice that will see the public asked to vote on which projects should get the [...]