The Scottish Government - Investing in Communities Fund
The Investing in Communities Fund (ICF) is a new streamlined communities fund that is delivered as part of the Empowering Communities Programme. The fund aims to empower communities, enabling them to tackle poverty, inequality and disadvantage on their own terms, in turn supporting inclusive growth.
The fund aims to promote a more responsive, community-led place-based approach. It aims to tackle poverty in all its forms. However, the Scottish Government prioritises a number of specific themes within this context including: