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The Scottish Football Association’s Equity Project

Celebrating Cultural Heritage & Active Citizenship through Football The Scottish Football Association’s Equity Project organized a national event aimed at promoting equal participation in football among the diverse communities to foster community cohesion and participation. The event was planned to empower and enable diverse Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) community groups to be part of […]

16th October 2013

Cashback for Communities Small Grants Scheme

Youth organisations from around Scotland are invited to apply for start-up grants of up to £1,000 and programme grants of up to £2,000. Local units or youth groups that meet the following criteria can apply: led by volunteers, have members which include young people aged 10 or over, based in Scotland, member of one of […]

16th October 2013

Cabinet Secretary for Justice marks £1.5m CashBack for Communities Small Grants Scheme for Youth Groups

Tuesday 30th July, the Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Kenny MacAskill, MSP marked the 2013 – 2016 round of the CashBack for Communities Small Grants Scheme and Young People Taking the Lead Project in Edinburgh. So far, to-date, the scheme has distributed over £ 640,000 to over 664 groups, units and organisations around Scotland. Now in […]

23rd August 2013

Looking Beyond Just Being a Coach – Education Through CashBack

“looking beyond just being a coach” Education Through CashBack is a Scottish Sports Futures programme that is designed to enhance sports coaches’ understanding of working with young people and encourage personal development through sport. The programme was created to ensure that those on the ground are well equipped to engage those most at risk and […]

9th July 2013