Three new bequests to support communities

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Three new bequests are available to provide financial support to residents in specific local areas.

The Archibald Dow Bequest is for people aged 16 and over living in Taynuilt. Individuals who fulfil the criteria for support will receive £50 and families can claim £100. The next deadline for applications is 15 May 2024.

The Mackinnon Ledigham Bequest is aimed at people who are of state pension age and live within the Ross of Mull. Applicants can receive £50 and a maximum of one award per calendar year. The next deadline for applications is 1 May 2024.

Coals for the Poor Oban offers awards of £50 to individuals and £100 to families. To be eligible you should be over 16-years-of-age, in receipt of a qualifying benefit and resident in the burgh of Oban. The funds must be used to buy coal. Next deadline for applications is 15 May 2024.

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