Go For It aims to be a supportive Funder. In addition to Grant awards, we offer a variety of ways to support the development of projects.
Keep checking this page to find out more about our latest resources!
Deadline for Main Grant Applications ...
The next closing date for submitting a Main Grant application is:Friday 21 September 2018.
Information on applying for a Main Grant can be found here.
Free training ...
The Go For It Team co-ordinates an annual programme of free events.
Our next events are:
Go For It Roadshow: 5 June 2018, Dundee
A free event, delivered by Go For It, is aimed at Church of Scotland congregations and voluntary sector projects, not currently in receipt of Go For It funding. This workshop will introduce you to the Go For It fund, and raise awareness of the types of grants offered, projects funded and how your church or project can apply to Go For It.
Go For It Roadshow Programme and Registration Form
Engaging With Your Community: 26 June 2018, Edinburgh
A free event, delivered by Go For It and delivered by Diane McWilliam, is open to new and experienced projects, Go For It applicatns and Grant recipients. This workshop will increase your skills and ability to engage with your community, increase understanding of community dynamics and help you identify the needs within your community.
Engaging With Your Community Programme and Registration Form
Go For It at Heart & Soul and General Assembly
Go For It will be at Heart and Soul in Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh, on 20 May from 12:30pm. Please do come along, meet the team and learn more about how Go For It can help you. Come along and hear the Heart and Soul Swing Band at 3pm in St Cuthbert's Church. The Swing Band are part of Longniddry Parish Church who recently received a Go For It Fund to pilot a Community Gospel Choir.
Tuesday 22 May at 12:30pm at St Columba's by the Castle Go For It and Priority Areas present Narratives of Hope - Come and be inspired by the stories of the work being done in Priority Areas parishes and projects that Go For It has funded while enjoying a buffet lunch. Through photographs, video and in conversation, you will find out about the work being done across Scotland by both of these initiatives, and how your congregation might be supported to make a difference.
Postcards from Go For It
Our newest set of materials is a folder of postcards, showcasing some of the initiatives that we fund. Each card tells the story of a different project, with case studies to help you undertstand more. To make these come to life, we have short video clips of the work in action.
Browse some inspirational resources created by Groups we fund.
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- Go For It May 2018 enews:, 04 May 2018