News

14th Aug 2018

2018 Annual General Meeting

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the Shetland Charitable Trust will be held on Tuesday 11 September 2018 at 6.30pm in Islesburgh Community Centre, Lerwick, Shetland.

18th Jun 2018

Shetland Charitable Trust appoints Vice Chair and two new Trustees

At their meeting held on 14 June 2018, Shetland Charitable Trust Trustees unanimously appointed Dr Andrew Cooper as Vice Chair.

15th Jun 2018

New investment strategy pays dividends

Shetland Charitable Trust’s new investment strategy is proving its worth, with externally managed investments returning £27 million (11%) in the latest financial year.

27th Apr 2018

Shetland Charitable Trust to recruit new trustee to complete board

Shetland Charitable Trust is recruiting a new Trustee to its board and contribute towards the Trust’s work of improving the quality of life for people in Shetland.

15th Sep 2017

Trustees praise positive contribution of funded bodies to Shetland life

Trustees of Shetland Charitable Trust today praised the achievements of its funded bodies in enhancing the quality of life in the islands.

15th Sep 2017

Trust funds show strong growth

The value of Shetland Charitable Trust’s investments increased by more than £30 million in the financial year to March.

28th Aug 2017

2017 Annual General Meeting

The 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Shetland Charitable Trust will be held on Thursday 14th September 2017 at 6.15pm in The Bowlers Bar, Clickimin Leisure Complex, Lerwick.

16th Jun 2017

Big rise in the value of Trust’s investments

The value of Shetland Charitable Trust’s investment funds increased by £40 million in the last financial year, a return of almost 20 per cent.

24th Apr 2017

New Trustee opts not to take his place on board

Newly-selected trustee Malcolm Younger has informed Shetland Charitable Trust Chairman Bobby Hunter that he will not be taking up his place on the board.

21st Apr 2017

Shetland Charitable Trust appoints four new trustees

At their meeting held on 20 April 2017, Shetland Charitable Trust Trustees unanimously appointed four new trustees after adopting its new governance arrangements. In addition, there is space on the board for up to four councillor-trustees.