Tesco Community Grant awarded to Manga Club

Carluke High bags £1500 from Tesco’s community grant scheme

Carluke High School is delighted to announce it has bagged £1500 from Tesco’s Community Grant scheme.

Tesco Community Grants is run in partnership with community focused environmental charity Groundwork, who has awarded grants to thousands of local community projects every year. greenspace scotland is working with Groundwork to provide support to communities in Scotland.

Tesco’s Community Grants scheme – previously Tesco Bags of Help - has already provided over £90 million to more than 40,000 projects across Britain.

Carluke High School Manga Club

“Reading Manga is good for your brain!
it helps you process images faster and more accurately and encourages multimodal thinking. Reading also aids mental health and well being.”

Tony McElroy, Tesco’s Head of Communications in Scotland, said:

“Tesco Community Grants help support local good causes but especially those projects supporting young people, those providing food, and local causes close to our colleagues’ hearts.”

Emma Halliday, Community Enabler Coordinator at greenspace scotland, said:

“Tesco Community Grants continues to give local projects the boost they need to help their communities thrive. We are pleased to have been able to help so many local good causes over the years and look forward to seeing what community organisations can achieve in the future with the right resources.”

Funding is available to community groups and charities looking to fund local projects that bring benefits to communities. To find out more visit www.tesco.com/communitygrants.

For further information please contact:

Linda Martin, School Librarian.

  • So far Tesco Community Grants has awarded more than £90 million to over 40,000 community projects.
  • For more information please visit: www.tesco.com/communitygrants.