Small local project funding

Who we are

The Orcome Trust is a small charity administered from Newhall House in Midlothian where the Trust was set up from in the 1960’s, by the Misses Maclagan the then owners of Newhall Estate.

The present Trustees selected from the local community have varied experience, knowledge and interests.

What we do

The Orcome Trust supports projects and community groups which have significance for the local area.

Grants of up to £5,000 are available.

How to apply

Download and complete our application form and return it to the Trust.

Meetings are generally held twice a year, in March and October. Applications received between these months will be held until the next meeting.