Tag Archives: loans

Loan Management

Following on from the success of our first loan, some of the Board with Janice and Corinne had a videoconference meeting with the organisation handling the loan, Developing Strathclyde Ltd , a community development finance association.   The meeting was very successful in going over the processes of the first loan and establishing which areas need […]

Financial planning

The board invited Alan Long (The Long Partnership) to the last Board meeting to give advice on financial matters within the trust.  This was a useful session and covered areas such as funding the Community Interest Company, taxation advice, lending to businesses and individuals, and financial investment.

“New Venture” for Westray

The trust are pleased to announce that they have offered a loan of £60,000 to two young fishermen to help them take ownership of their first fishing boat (the refurbished “Kelly T”, which will be renamed “New Venture”).  The loan is being adminstered by trust partners Developing Strathclyde Ltd (DSL-Business Finance) as they are a […]