Spotlight: Nith Valley Leaf Trust

Community benefit funding: Addressing local housing need as families move into new community-owned houses.  Nith Valley Leaf Trust (NVLT) is a resident-led Development Trust, working across south Scotland, but primarily for the benefit of its host rural community of Closeburn in Dumfries & Galloway. Closeburn community groups can access two Read more…

Grants Awarded – Autumn 2020

Almost £100,000 was awarded in Autumn 2019 to ten projects, from a £20,000 contribution to the costs of refurbishing the boathouse on the River Nith to £3,682 to redecorate the village hall in Collin. The funding given is matched by more than £200,000 from other sources, helping ANCBC to continue Read more…

Our Funding Impact – AGM 2019

Our Funding Impact – AGM 2019 As part of the 2019 AGM, several grant recipients gave presentations on their ANCBC-funded projects, talked to directors and members and offered information on the positive impact ANCBC funding has on their groups. Among the grant-funded attendees were: Locharbriggs Village Hall Kirkmahoe Community Council Read more…