supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
The Cruach Trust - Support for Gardening
The Cruach Trust is a small Scottish charity, which likes to make a difference with its donations. Firstly, the trust provides financial support for gardeners, retired gardeners and for preserving gardens throughout the United Kingdom. Then the trustees also have discretion to make donations to a wide range of organisations in the UK and abroad, with charitable objectives of whatever nature.
Examples of grants -
Supporting a horticultural apprenticeship, arranged through the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
Grants for organisations working with children, young carers, the elderly, vulnerable and homeless.
Grants for gardens, wildlife and the natural environment.
Grants for music, the arts and cultural charities.
Grants for medical research and support.
Who can apply?
Registered or recognised charities, societies, trusts or other bodies. There is a preference for Scottish small and local charities.