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Workforce Equality Fund

On 8th February 2018, the Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills announced the launch of a new fund to support businesses in reducing employment inequalities, discrimination and barriers, while visiting the Voluntary Action Fund in Inverkeithing. The £750,000 Workplace Equality Fund is being run by Voluntary Action Fund (VAF).

After the completion of Round 1, funding of over £300,000 has been awarded to organisations, to improve diversity in the workplace for Scottish businesses.

Nine organisations have now been funded to carry out activities over an 11 month period.  To read more about the funded Organisations please click here.

Round two of the Fund will open on 2nd July 2018.  More information about the Fund can be found at https://www.voluntaryactionfund.org.uk/funding-and-support/workplace-equality-fund/"