Applications are now open for the Third Sector Resilience Fund (TSRF) supporting third sector organisations in Scotland to manage cashflows during the COVID-19 crisis.
The £20 million emergency fund for charities, community groups, social enterprises and voluntary organisations working in Scotland will support organisations that already deliver services and products but find themselves in financial difficulties directly as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The primary intention of the fund is to help third sector organisations to stabilise and manage cash flows over this difficult period.
The Fund will be delivered by Firstport, Social Investment Scotland and the Corra Foundation and will provide grants between £5,000-£100,000. In addition there will be up to a further £5m available in fully flexible, 0% interest loans starting at £50,000. The fund will be complemented by specialist business advice from Just Enterprise to help grant recipients maximise the impact of the financial support.
Find out more about the fund and how to apply at https://scvo.org/support/coronavirus/funding/for-organisations/third-sector-resilience-fund/