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9 October 2019

Mapping the issues

In many respects a community share issue is an old idea in 21st century wrapping - the idea of raising funds by public subscription has been around for years. Most war memorials, for instance, that were erected after the First World War were funded in this way. But community shares are more than a simple donation. They offer someone a chance to ‘invest’ in a local project and sometimes even make a little return on that investment. The number of share issues has been slowly growing and recently they have been mapped. Interesting to see the range and geographic spread.

By CSS

To see a Map of Community Share Issues that has been compiled by Community Shares Scotland


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