Fort Augustus & Glenmoriston Community Company
Charity registered in Scotland
Fort Augustus & Glenmoriston Community Company was founded in 2007 and is a membership body that represents the two communities of Fort Augustus & Invermoriston. We were created to receive the large amounts of community benefit given to the community from wind farms and hydro schemes. We mainly distribute grant monies to community groups and currently run the following projects for the community – Apprenticeship scheme (15 to date), Building a new medical centre £1million project, Community Caretakers looking after the villages (5 staff), Village Hall Fort Augustus, Social Landlord (3 bedroom flat), Purchased 19 acres of community land and woodland. (Future development of 12 houses, workshops and amenity land) FAGCC is mostly funded through grants from Wind Farms & Hydro Schemes but also requires to generate additional income through fundraising and income generating activities.