Oct 232013

OSCR LogoThe Trustees of Radio Saltire are delighted to announce that the station has been granted Charity Status.

Radio Saltire management applied to the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) to allow the station to be registered as a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO). OSCR agreed that the organisation meets the “Charity Test” and granted Charity Status issuing the number SC044336.

The published aims of Radio Saltire [SCIO] are:

  1. To advance community development and citizenship by:
    1. Encouraging the involvement and promotion of community organisations and events through the use of the community radio station.
    2. Encouraging volunteering at all levels of the organisation by all interested members of our community.
  2. To advance education by:
    1. Offering training and the opportunity to learn about all the roles involved in the running of the community radio station.

The Trustees of Radio Saltire [SCIO] said:

We are absolutely delighted by this news. We feel that our plans are really starting to come together and Radio Saltire is moving forward. This has been a fantastic year for the station and we are proud that big organisations like OSCR and the Lottery Commission are supporting our work.

Our new name, new studios and new address are helping us to galvanise our place in our community. Now that we have these solid foundations in place, our work and the work of our volunteers can continue to bring big benefits to both the local area and further afield.

Are YOU Interested In Volunteering?

Radio Saltire always has space for more volunteers. If you’re interested in getting involved, use the form on our Contact Page to get in touch.