16749759258_d4fa561dde_zRecently the Scottish Government announced the successful recipients of the latest round of People and Communities fund awards. 197 organisations from across Scotland were awarded over £12.5 million in funding to address two priorities – tackling poverty and social inclusion.

There are several organisations in the local area that have been successful including:

  • DRC Generations Mentoring Transitions Support Programme
  • LINKES Sky High Community Building training and upskilling programme
  • Whiteinch & Scotstoun Housing Association Whiteinch Employablity Academy
  • Yoker Housing Association Changing Places Changing Lives training and upskilling programme
  • A&M training West End Youth Diversionary Programme

This is great news for the local area – a big congratulations to everyone who was successful with the funding!

You can read the full list of awards on the Scottish Government website.