Striking the right chord for Girvan Traditional Folk Festival

Young people trying out new paddleboards

Z1 dance group striking a pose

Kids enjoying some new activities at Barr playpark

Carrick Futures

Carrick Futures supports community projects in Carrick, South Ayrshire.

The fund supports projects primarily located within or directly benefiting one or more of the six community council areas of Ballantrae, Colmonell & Lendalfoot, Barr, Barrhill, Pinmore & Pinwherry and Girvan & District. 

Some funds are also available for projects located within or directly benefiting the wider Carrick area.  Priority will be given to applications which also benefit one or more of the main beneficiary communities listed above.

Visit About Us for more information about our history, governance and administration.


For enquiries about Carrick Futures please contact Foundation Scotland's South Scotland team on 01557 814927 or

"The financial investment provided by Carrick Futures has certainly given local young people a recognised voice and valued presence in the local community. It has allowed young people to continue to make a significant positive difference for themselves and others."