Meet the board
Frances Gunn works for CVS North representing the voluntary sector in North and West Sutherland. Frances is a director of several community trusts and groups which has involvement with heritage, arts, renewable energy, volunteering and community development. She also enjoys travel, reading and walking.
Jim MacGregor farms at Latheron Mains and is a director of Caithness Livestock Breeders Ltd. He has been a member of numerous voluntary groups and currently serves on Latheron Show Committee and also Latheron Lybster and Clyth Community Council. Outwith farming his hobbies include vintage cars and dancing.
David Flear started his career in Nursing and in 1972 moved to Residential Social Work. David was involved in all Services for Older people. He moved to Caithness as Principal Officer for Elderly and became Area Manager for Social Work in Caithness. During this time he attended Robert Gordon University and acquired B.A. in Community Care. David retired in 1998 and was elected to Highland Council in 1999 and was Depute chair of Social work for eight years and Area Convener of Caithness for four years. He is currently Chair of the Dounreay Stakeholder Group, a Director of North Highland Regeneration Fund and a Trustee of the Scottish Hydro Electric Trust.
Cllr Linda Munro:
22/6/17 - PR-Grant Awards 2017-R2
The Caithness & North Sutherland Fund’s latest grant assessment round has awarded over £17k to community projects throughout the Caithness & North Sutherland area. The Caithness Broch Project was granted £10,000 towards costs of holding a Caithness Broch Festival, consisting of a programme of participative archaeological activities that will be held throughout the year focusing […]
20/3/17 - PR-Grant Awards 2017-R1 2016-R4
The CNSFund committed over £140k to community groups in Caithness & North Sutherland in a recent allocation of grants. Funded by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, CNSFund has given money to a wide range of community-led projects throughout the Dounreay travel to work area. Ten community groups have benefitted from the latest rounds of funding. Farr […]
01/3/17 - The CNSFund 2016 AGM Report
03/11/16 - CNSFund 2017 Grant Application Schedule
The CNSFund assesses applications on a quarterly basis. Please ensure that you submit your initial enquiry form well in advance of the closing dates to allow yourself sufficient time to complete your full application form, which we will provide you with after we receive your initial enquiry form and have concluded our eligibility screening checks. […]