A community-led response to the snow

Blog by Allan Farmer, Head of Place (from 16 April 2018) The recent snow was for many an unavoidable opportunity to do things differently – including adopting sledges, skis and snowboards as standard methods of transport.  The weather also proved to be a catalyst for communities to come together and create positive change at a neighbourhood...
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Corra Foundation welcomes new Head of Place

Corra Foundation is delighted to announce that Allan Farmer will take up post as Head of Place on 16 April. Allan joins Corra Foundation from WHALE Arts where he has been Director since January 2014. He will lead the work of the People in Place programme which aims to get alongside communities that independent funders...
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Scottish Government International Development Minister writes to INGOs

Scottish Government International Development Minister writes to INGOs Partner organisations expected to be “open, honest and transparent”. Following allegations of abuse and misconduct by staff in the international development sector, International Development Minister Dr Alasdair Allan has written to all non-governmental organisations working overseas and funded by the Scottish Government.  The Minister has asked for confirmation that...
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Co-production in Communities

Blog by Stephanie Rose, Head of Place Thinking about Co-production Week, and particularly the theme of power, got me thinking back and reflecting over the past few years. The Corra Foundation People in Place team is now working with and alongside eight communities across Scotland; almost reaching across all the areas we found to have...
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