Resilient Scotland, is delighted to announce the appointment of Helen Forsyth as its new Chair. Currently a Director with Resilient Scotland, Helen takes up the role as the tenure of chair Mike Grigor comes to an end. Currently, Chief Executive of Berwickshire Housing Association, Helen has been involved in Housing Associations and community regeneration since […]
Resilient Scotland Limited is the corporate trustee of the JESSICA (Scotland) Trust, Scotland’s only social investment trust. Resilient Scotland will invest in community organisations that will contribute to the sustainable regeneration of their local area.
Since 2013, Resilient Scotland has invested £7.5M from the Jessica (Scotland) Trust in social enterprises, development trusts, SCIOS and charities. Of that £5.2M has been invested through Making Enterprise Happen and £2.3M through Start and Grow. Read more
Resilient Scotland has announced it will pilot a new investment product, lending up to £10,000 to address short term working capital needs. This will only be offered to existing investees who will be expected to pay back the loan within three months. This new product has been developed in response to feedback from our investees […]
For the last five years Resilient Scotland has been providing social investment to social enterprises and charities. Over this period our reputation has grown and we are delighted to have seen a considerably higher than anticipated demand for our blended investment packages. Resilient Scotland prides itself as a responsible investor and we want to ensure […]
It is the time of year, when you are looking to purchase that perfect present for friends and family. The thought of traipsing around the shops fills you with dread, and you really can’t bear to hear “All I Want for Christmas” for the thousandth time. Resilient Scotland may have the perfect solution. Why not […]