Both join over 300 organisations from across the UK as recipients of these special trees.
Month: November 2022
The website has been developed by the region’s Poverty and Inequalities Partnership and will signpost people in need to information and resources.
Stranraer’s The Furniture Project and The Guild Dumfries take top prizes for work to tackle climate change and encouraging entrepreneurial spirit.
A Listening Ear began after a group got together to think of ways to support lonely and isolated people stuck at home because of Covid.
The Chair works closely with all partners in the area of tackling poverty and inequalities in Dumfries and Galloway.
The report is the first known primary research report looking at the issue of digital exclusion specific to Dumfries and Galloway.
Alive Community Radio, Lockerbie Squash and Racketball Club and Tundergarth Kirk had all asked for a transfer.
The survey showed 28 per cent of organisations were reducing a service and 10 per cent closing a service, as a result of energy costs.
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The Scottish Government has reintroduced these measures in recognition of the severity of the issues currently affecting this sector.
The groups are among 299 from across Scotland that are sharing in grants from The National Lottery Community Fund.