RBS Social & Community Capital provides loans from £30,000 to £500,000 to charities, social enterprises, co-operatives and responsible finance providers in the UK that do not qualify for mainstream lending. Applicants must be investment ready, have a sustainable business model and deliver positive impacts on society or the environment.
RBS has a strong heritage supporting community-based businesses. Through RBS Social & Community Capital (S&CC), they are building on that support, helping potential and existing social entrepreneurs who are unable to access sufficient finance through mainstream channels.
They will look to support viable charities, social enterprises, community interest companies and co-operatives who are sustainable, deliver high levels of social value and are investment ready.
Through their independent charity RBS Social & Community Capital is offering Loan Funding of between £30,000 and £750,000 depending on the type of organisation, to enable Social Enterprises to gain the finance they need to expand their market.
There is no deadline to apply, and applications for loan funding are open all year round.