Community Links Scotland

2013 - present

Over the last 5 years, Community Links Scotland (CLS) have been instrumental in the continued success of Centre 81, securing a significant funding packages from a range of funders to support a range of community projects focused on enhancing the ongoing development and regeneration of the area.

Funding secured by CLS has included:

  • £83,206 from Big Lottery Fund’s Community Spaces to create a gym in the centre
  • £320,888 from People and Communities Fund for vocational and accredited learning opportunities for local residents
  • £83,878 from Climate Challenge Fund to deliver a community gardening and cycling project aimed at reducing residents’ carbon emissions
  • £123,926 from Aspiring Communities Fund to deliver Connecting Clydebank which focuses on ensuring residents are able to access the full range of opportunities available to them in Clydebank