Approved Funding In 2012

Please note, these are approvals only and not all loans/ grants will be taken up.

Month Business Activity Area Total Schemes
December Alison Tunstall Tourism Accommodation Isle of Lewis £5,000.00 Outer Hebrides Small Business Assistance Scheme Micro Business Grant
Alison Tunstall Tourism Accommodation Isle of Lewis £17,439.00 Outer Hebrides Small Business Assistance Scheme Business Loan
Iain Hector Morrison Fishing Isle of Lewis £50,000.00 Fisheries Investment Scheme Loan
October Urras Eaglais na h-Aoidhe Restoration of Church building Isle of Lewis £4,330.00 Outer Hebrides Small Business Assistance Scheme Micro Business Grant
September Shear Design Haridressing Isle of Benbecula £4,000.00 Prince's Trust Youth Business Scotland Loan
Iain Dix Fishing Isle of South Uist £5,000.00 Prince's Trust Youth Business Scotland Loan
August In The Moors Creative Industries Isle of Lewis £1,515.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
July NessGlaze Ltd Manufacturing Isle of Lewis £1,320.00 Inter-Island Business Development Scheme Grant
Maclean Project Services/Hebrides Rider Training Building Consultancy/ Motorbike Rider Training Isle of Lewis £17,400.00 Revolving Loan Fund Business Loan
Studio Tolsta - Catriona Maciver Creative Industries  Isle of Lewis £250.00 Prince's Trust Youth Business Scotland Market Test Grant
June The Cutting Room Hairdressing Isle of Lewis £5,000.00 Prince's Trust Youth Business Scotland Loan
Elaine Murray Creative Industries Isle of Lewis £250.00 Prince's Trust Youth Business Scotland Market Test Grant
Caroline Morrison Food & Drink Isle of Lewis £250.00 Prince's Trust Youth Business Scotland Market Test Grant
Studio Eadar Lochan Creative Industries Isle of Lewis £800.00 Outer Hebrides Small Business Assistance Scheme Micro Business Grant
Taigh Ruaridh Tourism Isle of Lewis £1,785.00 Outer Hebrides Small Business Assistance Scheme Micro Business Grant
May Heather Isles Chalets  Tourism Isle of Lewis £50,000.00 OHSBAS Bus Loan
Heather Isles Chalets  Tourism Isle of Lewis £5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Perfect Fit (Outer Hebrides) Retail Isle of Lewis £10,000.00 CNES  Business Loan
Wee Studio Creative Industries Isle of Lewis £5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Wee Studio Creative Industries Isle of Lewis £2,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Loan
Barr na Creage  Tourism Isle of Lewis £5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Nunton House Hostel Tourism Isle of South Uist £20,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Loan
Nunton House Hostel Tourism Isle of South Uist £5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
April Simpson's Supplies ltd Specialist Deisel Fuel Parts Isle of North Uist £4,700.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Simpson's Supplies ltd Specialist Deisel Fuel Parts Isle of North Uist £1,300.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Loan
Point & Sandwick Power Ltd Renewable  Energy Generation Isle of Lewis £32,500.00 OHSBAS Business Loan
Greenspace Live Ltd Creates low carbon computer software tools for the building industry. Isle of Lewis £50,000.00 OHSBAS Business Loan
Greenspace Live Ltd Creates low carbon computer software tools for the building industry. Isle of Lewis £5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Leumadair Tourism Isle of Lewis £2,676.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
March Anail Counselling - complimentary therapy Lewis £2,000.00 CnES Revolving Loan Fund
Borve Camping & Caravan Site Camping & caravan site - facilities building & electric points Barra £5,000.00 OHSBAS Business Loan
£5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
West Harris Renewables Ltd Community Hydro Scheme Harris £50,000.00 OHSBAS Business Loan
North Harris Trading Company Ltd Community Hydro Scheme Harris £50,000.00 OHSBAS Business Loan
Wee Studio Development of design activity within the business Lewis £5,000.00 PSYBT Growth Funding
Sgeoileadair (Storysailor) Creative Writing Workshop Harris £2,765.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Sharon Macleod Childminding Lewis £250.00 PSYBT Market Test Grant
Businesses Assisted in 2012
February Matthew Woodard Window Cleaning & Domestic Maintenance Services Lewis £1,000.00 PSYBT Loan
£250.00 PSYBT Grant
Jason Morrison Electrical Services Harris £5,000.00 PSYBT Loan
£700.00 PSYBT Grant
Joanne MacDougall Hairdressing Salon North Uist £4,000.00 PSYBT Loan
January Muir is Tir (Land & Sea Hebrides) Bicycle, sit-top kayak hire and nature walk service Lewis £5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Harris Hebrides Photography Photographic work & sale of photography prints & canvases Harris £2,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Loan
      £5,000.00 OHSBAS Micro Business Grant
Island Crofter Ltd Crofting supplies and croft food products  Lewis £20,000.00 Comhairle nan Eilean Siar - Revolving Loan Fund
MacGillivrays Floor Furnishings Ltd Floor-coverings and furnishings retailer and contractor Lewis / Benbecula £800.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme (Phase 6)
Polybox Ltd  Manufacturing of Polystyrene Packaging Lewis £5,551.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme (Phase 6)
John Maciver & Sons Ltd Crane / Plant Hire Lewis £1,357.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme (Phase 6)
MacInnes Bros Ltd   Civil engineering contractor & builder Benbecula £1,890.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme (Phase 6)
Hebridean Seaweed Company Ltd Seaweed Processing Factory Lewis £3,330.00 Inter-island Business Development Scheme (Phase 6)
Kevin Macmillan Joiner Lewis £5,000.00 PSYBT Expansion Loan
Kristen Macleod Harmony Music Therapy, Scotland Outer Hebrides £250.00 PSYBT Market Test Grant