SCVO local funding survey 2016/17

Mhor Collective

Year of publication
SCVO (Jenny Bloomfield)

When it comes to local funding from public bodies, the sector suffers from short term, small pots of money – which can have real impacts for individuals and communities. The sector still does not always get the support it needs, and funding processes and monitoring can still seem unduly long and burdensome. There is some good practice across Scotland – showing that there is a better way to operate – and this needs to be the norm rather than the exception.

The report makes recommendations in two key areas

  • Funding processes
  • Funding terms and conditions