Case studies - growing your group

The following is a list of case studies of work with, and by, community groups to increase confidence, skills and knowledge, and to strengthen community organisation.





Broxburn United Sports Club

Broxburn United Sports Club (BUSC) was supported by Sus it Out Plus to develop an action plan and to improve in the areas of IT and marketing.


Clackmannanshire Disability Awareness Group

In 2010, Clackmannanshire Disability Awareness Group (DAG) sought support from Sus It Out Plus to help them develop their promotion, both in print and online, and more generally to become a sustainable organisation.


Kyle & Lochalsh Community Trust

Kyle & Lochalsh Community Trust was supported by the Our Community Our Future programme to engage the wider community in developing an area of land known as the Plock for the general good of the community.


Polbeth and West Calder Community Garden

OCOF supported Polbeth & West Calder Community Garden to develop a derelict five-acre site in West Lothian into a community garden for the benefit of the local community and to increase awareness and understanding of how to grow their own food.


PRYDE of North Ayrshire

Pennyburn Regeneration and Youth Development Enterprise builds the capacity of local people through a range of methods, ranging from training in governance of an organisation to group visits overseas.


Women in Sport and Health

Women in Sport and Health (WISH) was supported by ACE to develop its programme and make the transition into a sustainable community enterprise.