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1st Dec 2021

Increased grant awards will provide support worth £8.6m across Shetland

Shetland Charitable Trust (SCT) is to pay out increased grants worth £8.6 million to help fund 29 major projects and charity organisations next year.

25th Nov 2021

Funding pot open to small community groups

Small community groups in Shetland can bid for grants of up to £5,000 from a funding stream opening to applications on 1st December.

25th Nov 2021

Funding boost for community scheme offering interest-free loans

A successful loan scheme which has helped scores of Shetland community groups get their special projects over the line is to be enhanced with a pot of up to £1.5m to call upon.

25th Nov 2021

SCT grant spend jumps to £16.4m next year as major building repair scheme is speeded up

Shetland Charitable Trust (SCT) is to dramatically increase its grant spending by nearly £6.7m next year, awarding a total aid package of £16.4m across its three funding schemes.

17th Sep 2021

Investment Growth means bigger spend for Shetland Charitable Trust

Shetland Charitable Trust (SCT) is to boost spending by an extra £3 million next year thanks to unexpectedly large earnings from its investments.

12th Aug 2021

Five community projects share £20k boost from Shetland Charitable Trust

Five small charities are to enhance their activities with help from grants of up to £5,000 from Shetland Charitable Trust.

3rd Jun 2021

Trust rides high on stock market surge

Shetland Charitable Trust (SCT) earned £130 million more than expected during the last financial year, propelling its overall value to £458m.

3rd Jun 2021

Funds will help keep sports and leisure buildings in tip-top shape

Shetland Charitable Trust (SCT) is planning to offer an extra £12 million in grants to repair and improve the many popular venues and sports centres it funded for the community over the years.

27th Apr 2021

Funding boost for small community groups across Shetland

Twelve small community groups are to receive grants of up to £5,000 from the first round of a new-look funding scheme run by Shetland Charitable Trust.

1st Dec 2020

Trust to support twice as many Shetland charities

Shetland Charitable Trust is to pay out grants worth £8.3 million to help fund 26 local projects and organisations next year.