Cowal Elderly Befrienders SCIO

Scottish Charity Number: SC024686


The project is funded by contractual work, donations and grants. Funders have included: The National Lottery Community Fund, Argyll and Bute Council, NHS Highland, Foundation Scotland, The Kilfinan Trust, The Corra Foundation, The Hugh Fraser Foundation, For Bute, The Robertson Trust, The Calmac Community Fund among many others.

We are also supported by in-kind contributions - the support of Western Ferries has helped to reduce our overall costs.

We rely very much on local fundraising to support our work throughout Cowal and Bute. There are a number of ways that you can help us:

  1. Donate Online use the Local Giving service by clicking the logo to the upper right or by clicking the Paypal logo to the lower right. (You do not need to be registered with PayPal to use this service and all major Credit and Debit cards are accepted).

  2. Send a cheque - made payable to "Cowal Elderly Befrienders SCIO".

  3. Become a regular giver. You can download a Standing Order form here, which can be returned to either your bank or the Befrienders office.

  4. Offer your support. We are always grateful to receive donations of goods or services.