Falkirk Community Bursary

If you have a charity or local group in Falkirk, you can apply for a share of the 2020 CALA Community Bursary.

APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2020 CALA COMMUNITY BURSARY ARE NOW CLOSED.

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12/08/19RAYS OF HOPE - ELDERSLIECala Homes provides bursary to Rays of Hope in ElderslieCALA Representative David Wilkes meets Rays of Hope support group Rays of Hope, a voluntary support group based in Elderslie, offers help to locals with cancer and their loved ones from diagnosis for as long as they are needed.

As well as offering general support, social outings and psychotherapy, the group runs a range of activities – from creative writing and scrapbooking to gentle exercise and cookery – to members on a regular basis.

The £750 of funding from CALA Homes will go towards purchasing and delivering ‘Boxes of Hope’ to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients undergoing treatment at Paisley’s Royal Alexandra Hospital.

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