Preloved awards

Each year Dalbeattie Community Initiative Preloved Charity shop sets aside approximately £3000 per year to be awarded to organisations, groups and individuals in the area covered by the Dalbeattie Community Initiative (Dalbeattie, Beeswing, Buittle Parish, Haugh of Urr, Kirkgunzeon, Colvend and Southwick). Commercial enterprises may not apply.

Conditions apply - full details and application forms are available at the Preloved Charity Shop and the Dalbeattie Community Initiative office, or download them here:

Dalbeattie High School Da Vinci group This group of students is just one of the beneficiaries of the Preloved Awards in 2017
Awards made in the 2017 -2018 financial year

May 2017

Keith Thom


Assist upgrade wheelchair for tennis

Dalbeattie Playgroup


Towards new uniforms

July 2017

Dalbeattie High School Da Vinci Challenge


Assist attending international event

Civic Daze


Assist with prize money for Civic Day Parade



Towards Folktober event

August 2017

David Gibson


University textbooks and placements

Dalbeattie in Bloom Community Gardens


Towards flowers and plants for local flower beds

September 2017

Ella McLellan


Towards university textbooks

October 2017

Jenna Miller


Towards university textbooks

November 2017

Kimberly Garroch


Towards laptop for university work

January 2018

Dalbeattie Family Hub


For informal course on Paediatric First Aid

February 2018

Solway Red Squirrel Network


Towards laptop, motion boards etc

March 2018

Riding for the Disabled


Towards cost of new shed

Page updated September 2018