Children 1st!

Children 1st work to prevent abuse and neglect, to protect children and keep them safe from harm. Together, they help children in Scotland live in safe, loving families and build strong communities.

Belville Community Garden Trust (Greenock)

Belville run a community garden for  the people of Greenock East End, one of the poorest areas in Scotland. Apart from being a vital urban green space, they teach life skills such as cooking, gardening and DIY skills to young people who are excluded from or not engaging with the education system.

The Yard, Edinburgh

“The McInvest grant will allow our play team to create new fun and challenging play opportunities for the families who use The Yard. We will be able to pay for baking ingredients, art supplies and play materials which will make a huge difference to our family sessions”

Football Academy UK, Dundee

Football Academy UK operates as one of the largest soccer schools throughout Europe, a network of soccer schools operating in UK and Poland. As new academies are opening, we’re thrilled to be able to offer a great opportunity for children to train and develop their football skills in Dundee.

Alzheimer Scotland

“We are thrilled to be chosen by Strathmore Foods as a Community Grant benefactor which will help us deliver our annual Ladies Lunch event. With over 90,000 people living with dementia in Scotland and the number on the rise, our aim is to put dementia firmly at the heart of our communities and to make sure that nobody faces the illness alone”

Adoption & Fostering Group, Angus 

 “The children have asked to go to Glasgow Science centre and thanks to the funding from McInvest we will be able to take them”

Breadalbane & Strathtay Youth Football Club

“Thanks to McInvest we were able to pay for much needed new training tops, as they are have all grown so quickly! They take part in the Perth & Kinross 7-a-side league…and are all looking very smart! Thanks again McInvest.”

Cash For Kids

Meet our latest McInvest Community Group – Cash For Kids. Children’s charity group Cash For Kids are the latest to benefit from a generous cash boost from our McInvest Community Grant Awards. Radio Tay’s Cash for Kids respond to the needs of children in the Dundee & Tayside community. They support children of all ages who […]

Braid House Day Centre

Local community group Braid House Day Centre in Livingston are the latest to benefit from a generous cash boost from our McInvest Community Grant Awards.

Angus Carers Centre

Following the recent celebration of Carers Week in June, local group Angus Carers are continuing the celebrations with a £500 cash boost from our McInvest Community Grant Fund!