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CashBack for Creativity

The Zombie Project, Ferguslie, Paisley

About the Project

CashBack for Creativity is part of the Scottish Government’s CashBack for Communities initiative, which has seen over £45 million recovered through the Proceeds of Crime Act, reinvested back into communities to benefit Scotland’s young people. £3 million has been allocated over three years towards arts, music and dance activities.

Latest stories from CashBack:

Great Feats talk about their Cashback for Creativity work

Young people not in education, training or employment, are referred onto this innovative dance programme in Edinburgh.

Published: 07 Apr 2014

Edinburgh Mela 'G-Force'

Young people from North Edinburgh learned circus, breakdancing and parkour skills, and performed at Edinburgh Mela 2013.

Published: 02 Apr 2014

Dance on; Dundee! talk about their Cashback for Creativity work

The Dundee Dance Partnership offer a Cashback for Creativity programme reaching young people and families from across the city.

Published: 26 Mar 2014

SPFL Music Box talk about opportunities for music-making

SPFL Music Box is a youth music project taking place at 14 professional football clubs across Scotland delivered by the Scottish Professional Football League Trust.

Published: 20 Mar 2014

Justice Secretary joins with stars of rock and football to handover Fender guitars for young Scottish musicians

Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill, leading Scottish rock musicians and a Football legend came together today at Hibernian Football Club to present young musicians with guitars donated by the Fender Music Foundation to a programme funded by monies seized from criminals.

Published: 18 Feb 2014