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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.

26th Nov 2020

New faces join district heating company

Shetland Heat Energy & Power Ltd (SHEAP) has strengthened its management board with the addition of two new directors.

26th Nov 2020

£1.3m safety net in place to help protect jobs and services

Shetland Charitable Trust has put in place a £1.3m safety net to help four of Shetland’s biggest charities which are struggling to cope with the loss of customers during Covid-19 restrictions.

13th Aug 2020

Shetland MRI Scanner Appeal to receive £½ million grant

Shetland Charitable Trust has approved a one-off payment of £500,000 to Shetland Health Board Endowment Fund for its MRI Scanner Appeal.

16th Jul 2020

Doors open to new bids for share of around £8.4m a year

Shetland Charitable Trust launches its new-look Main Grant Scheme on Monday with an annual estimated budget of £8.4 million to spend.

10th Jul 2020

Shetland Charitable Trust agrees additional grant funding

Over half a million pounds in extra grant aid is being paid out by Shetland Charitable Trust to boost services for vulnerable and disadvantaged people in the islands.

28th May 2020

Trust Meeting Postponed

The Shetland Charitable Trust Meeting due to take place on 4 June 2020 has been postponed until 9 July 2020.

30th Apr 2020

Trust reopens funding scheme to help tackle inequality and social exclusion

Shetland Charitable Trust is reopening its additional grant scheme on 1st May, inviting bids from eligible charitable organisations which had applied for funding under the expression of interest process. This funding will apply for the financial year to 31 March 2021.