Support for regeneration and social enterprise activity, with a particular focus on employment and environmental projects. This has included:
InspirAlba staff have provided support to Campbeltown Community Orchard and Garden for over 3 years, providing operational support, funding guidance and assisting in the generation of new business opportunities
InspirAlba support has assisted the volunteer committee to secure resources for ongoing sustainability. They have been able to employ staff and have secured additional land and polytunnels and plan to extend into this area to produce higher value crops for sale.
Kintyre Recycling: providing project management support to take forward new factory premises on land purchased from the Council with support from Scottish Land Fund, this involves:
Tarbert and Skipness Community Trust: Providing project management and co-ordination support for the delivery of a 2 year European Transnational Project to promote Local Produce, this involved:
Inspiralba is a delivery partner for Just Enterprise.
A business support programme, financed by the Scottish Government, which aims to support growth in the revenue and employment in the third sector in Scotland, and increase its profile in Scotland, the UK and internationally.
See Just Enterprise page for more details or to apply direct contact:
Delivered by Firstport in partnership with InspirAlba, the exciting Vital Spark programme will work with local people to revitalise rural centres in Argyll and the Islands through social enterprise.
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