CEMVO Scotland are pleased to announce our new 4 year programme (EM)powering Women funded by the Big Lottery Fund. The official launch will be coming soon! +++ CEMVO Scotland has supported EM organisations to secure Over £3M from the Climate Challenge Fund , creating over 30 employment opportunities and 26 new funded projects +++ CEMVO Scotland has supported 4 young people and 2 groups to secure £38k in funding to help start up and grow their social enterprises +++ 24 organisations provided with mainstreaming race equality consultancy advice/support +++ Mainstreaming support lead to new policies and procedures for carrying the Kirpan in court

Grants up to £150,000 are available from the Scottish Government's Climate Challenge Fund for 2017/18.

For new applicants the deadline for the first stage of the application process, an Expression of Interest is 31 October 2016.

Read more and apply here

Development Grants up to £1500 are available from the Scottish Government's Climate Challenge Fund.

The grants are to help community-led organisations develop an application for future climate action funding or to support peer-to-peer learning activities that build their capacity to tackle climate change.

Read more and apply here.

How is it delivered?

CEMVO Climate Change Officers are working together with CCF Development Officers to support ethnic minority community groups throughout the CCF application process. CEMVO will provide additional support at pre- and post application stage through:

·        Telephone meetings

·        E-mails

·        Face-to-face meetings

CEMVO will focus on helping applicants to understand the application process and guidance that is currently available.

We will also be running a session of networking events and training workshops as identified by community needs.

The development grant allows community consultations to take place and to explore potential climate action. CEMVO Scotland is able to deliver consultation workshops using the "Shifting Normal Model" and these workshops will be tailored to meet the needs of your organisation.

Contact Info

Cemvo Scotland

Lancefield House
1st Floor, 95 - 107 Lancefield Street
Glasgow, G3 8HZ

Tel: 0141 248 4830
Fax: 0141 221 4439

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