Nithsdale Furniture Project

Registered Charity Number SC042841

SCIO (Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation)

Geographical Spread: Wider, but within one local authority area

Main Operating Location: Dumfries & Galloway

Purposes: The prevention or relief of poverty,The advancement of citizenship or community development,The advancement of environmental protection or improvement,The relief of those in need by reason of age, ill health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage

Beneficiaries: No specific group, or for the benefit of the community

Activities: It makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals,It carries out activities or services itself


4.1 To relieve poverty by providing free or low cost recycled furniture to those in need by means of homelessness or income based deprivation 4.2 To relieve those in need by reason of financial hardship by furnishing their homes with recycled furniture and refurbished electrical goods, enabling them to sustain their tenancies. 4.3 To advance environmental protection by reducing landfill waste and preserving resources by reusing disposed-off' furniture and textiles and other such landfill waste not exclusive to households 4.4 To advance community development and citizenship by offering volunteer opportunities and training. 4.5 To relieve those in need by reason of age, ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage by providing food bank facilities and associated training, guidance, help and support to address the conditions the lead to financial hardship and food poverty. (Also including relief given by the provision of accommodation or care)

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Nithsdale furniture project
lochside enterprise network, shirley road, Dumfries, Dumfriesshire, dg20ed, Scotland
Tel: 01387720961