£3 million crowdfunding campaign for REDS (Rural Enterprise Directory Scotland): The GrowBiz-led crowdfunding campaign to create the REDS fund was launched last week and is off to a great start.
For those who missed the launch of the £3 million fundraising campaign to support micro-enterprises and the self-employed in rural Scotland then check out the crowdfunding page here: www.crowdfunder.co.uk/reds
The REDS fund will provide flexible grants to social enterprises and small businesses in Scotland’s rural towns, villages, island communities and remotest regions - to get them and their communities back up and running.
There was a great reaction from Scotland's national media last week, below is a selection of some of the fantastic articles that have appeared so far to spread the news about the REDS project:
There are just 5 weeks left to reach the fundraising target which will enable GrowBiz to support 1,200 enterprises. Please share the news of REDS within your own networks wherever possible and like and share their activity on social media:
Linkedin: Rural Enterprise Directory Scotland
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