News

New Deadlines Announced!

Deadlines have been announced for the 2020 Kilgallioch Community Fund awards - please see our How to Apply page for more information. The fund is open for applications NOW. Please note that the Large Grants Stream has a new process with a Stage 1 deadline of 1st...

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Kilgallioch Community Fund Latest Awards

In its latest round of grant making, the Kilgallioch Community Benefit Company has awarded over £294,000 to 38 charities and community groups. Grants in this round ranged from the smallest grant of £930 to Wigtownshire Sports Council, to the largest grant of £29,555...

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When will the fund re-open?

The dates for the fund re-opening will be announced in June 2019. As soon as these are announced they will be added to the website so keep an eye out. If you would like to receive an email notification when the fund re-opens, please email info@kilgallioch.co.uk...

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Waiting for a decision? Wondering when you’ll hear?

If you have an application in either the standard or the large grants rounds which closed in 2018, you are likely to hear about a decision on your application in the first two weeks of March 2019. If you have any questions, either now, or when you get your decision...

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Case Study: Aldouran Wetland Garden

Aldouran Wetland Garden is a wetland habitat and bird hide on the edge of Leswalt village. Aldouran is a community garden, maintained by volunteers and free to visit. The Garden hosts around 8000 visits per year, of which a high proportion take place in the wetter...

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Case Study: Wigtown Bay Sailing Club

Wigtown Bay Sailing Club needed a new engine for its safety boat, which is an essential requirement for running activities on the water with anyone who is not trained – this includes all the Club’s activity days with local children.

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First funding awards announced

In its first round of grant making, the Kilgallioch Community Benefit Company has awarded £227,785 to 59 charities and community groups, with a further £400,000 to be distributed in the next round. The fund is provided by ScottishPower Renewables from its...

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Meet the Volunteer Directors

All the vacancies for our Volunteer Directors have now been filled. The Directors are Neale McQuiston (Chair) Derek Sloan (Treasurer) Amanda Richardson Fred Murray Andy Sinclair Ann Robertson John Paterson Martin Gumersell Sheila Hainey Mhairi...

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