Community Shares Scotland – FREE Workshop 21 Feb 2019

Community shares can save local shops and pubs, finance renewable energy schemes, transform community facilities, support local food growing, fund new football clubs, restore heritage buildings, and above all, build stronger, more vibrant and independent communities.

Community Shares Scotland can provide a lot of support to help you work towards a community share offer.

Sign up for this FREE workshop on Thursday, 21st February 1.30pm-4pm at the National Park HQ, Balloch. Jointly hosted by The Community Partnership and Community Shares Scotland this workshop is aimed at those who want to find out more, or are considering/planning to raise finance via a community share offer. Suitable for:

  • Community groups
  • Village Halls
  • and Development Trusts

Workshop programme:

1.30PM Registration – Refreshments on arrival (John Muir Suite, National Park HQ)

1.35 PM Welcome and Introductions around the room – Anne Sobey, Development Manager Community Partnership

1.45PM Toby Sandison, Community Shares Scotland (Programme and Communications Officer)

– Introduction to Community Shares Scotland

– How can Community Shares Scotland support communities and village halls like yours?

– Guide through every step of the share offer process

– Examine case studies

– Key information for enterprises considering or launching a community share offer

3.00PM Q & A

3.05PM Surgery

3.30PM Networking

4.00 PM Farewell

Places will be limited therefore early booking is essential via Eventbrite:


Enquiries: info@thecommunitypartnership.org.uk or T: 01389 722639.

Carparking is available. Please notify us if you require any special assistance with access.