Multiply funding is part of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) allocated to local authorities to support adult numeracy interventions. From 2022-2025, Glasgow will receive £4,698,102 from the adult numeracy Multiply fund.
You can register with the Glasgow Council for the Voluntary Sector (GCVS) Employability Network to receive further information or contact Donna Mackinnon.
Previous UKSPF News:
On 13th April, the prospectus for the UK Government’s Shared Prosperity Fund was published. The Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK Government’s ambitious Levelling Up agenda and a significant component of its support for places across the UK. By March 2025, it will have invested £2.6 billion across the UK to deliver high quality skills training, create employment, support higher pay, and drive productivity growth.
There was a debate on UK SPF in the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday 27th April: click here.
Officials from the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities also attended the SUSE / Apt PSP Conference on Tues 3rd May to provide an overview of the fund and its components.
Glasgow Council for the Voluntary Sector (GCVS) have written a blog to provide an overview of what this means for Scotland. To read this please click here.