Project Stories

Routes group painting Project Stories
5th July 2021

Routes – Scottish Families Young Person Project

A pilot project supporting young people affected by alcohol and drugs ‘Can I come to Routes forever?’ Routes attendee Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol and Drugs (SFAD) is a national…
Poem Project Stories
15th February 2021

Wester Hailes Art Group: Bringing people together through Art

Wester Hailes Art Group is a group of local residents linked to Whale Arts, who are brought together by Edinburgh Art Festival for trips and activities.  Thank you for sharing…
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24th November 2020

Malawi Solar Power Schools: A Corra micro-grant project story

International Resources & Recycling Institute and Renew ‘N’ Able Malawi connecting schools and communities through solar power The International Resources & Recycling Institute (IRRI) and their partner Renew ‘N’ Able…
NewsProject Stories
23rd November 2020

On Call Africa: A Corra micro-grant project story

On Call Africa helping the Zambian health authorities respond at community level On Call Africa (OCA) is a charity which aims to improve access to healthcare in rural Zambia, focussing…
NewsProject Stories
19th November 2020

From Scotland to Pakistan: A Corra micro-grant project story

Kilcheran and Kho & Kalashi are supporting isolated communities in Pakistan through skills-building and enterprise Kilcheran is a Scotland-based social enterprise focused on innovation and sustainability. It works with its…
Project Stories
15th September 2020

Get Active Coaching: Supporting families to get active through the pandemic

A huge thanks to Martin McKellar, founder of Get Active Coaching for sending in this article of the wonderful work he is doing in Renfrewshire with families.  Get Active Coaching…
Project Stories
28th July 2020

Trellis Scotland: A coronavirus response through therapeutic gardening

  Trellis Scotland support a network of  over 460 therapeutic gardening projects in Scotland to share skills, good practice and get connected.  Thank you to Trellis for sharing their community…
Project Stories
2nd June 2020

Break the Silence: Supporting survivors through Covid-19

Break the Silence are concerned about people who may be struggling with past trauma whilst being at home during the coronavirus pandemic.  They hope that by joining in the #SameStormDifferentBoat…
Volunteers in kitchen helping to prepare food Project Stories
1st June 2020

Carbrain and Hillcrest Community Council

The current lockdown may have disrupted daily life, but it has not stopped communities mobilising and coming together in times of need. In response to the Covid-19 crisis, Carbrain and…