The Charity is the official charity of the Police Service of Scotland and aims to deliver high quality Benevolent & Welfare services to improve the quality of life of its membership who are in conditions of need.
The Purposes are;
the prevention or relief of poverty and the relief of those in need by reason of age, ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage by providing assistance in conditions of need to:
- subscribing members and former subscribing now retired members of the Scottish Police Benevolent Fund (or any former Police Benevolent Fund within Scotland) & their dependants
- persons or organisations having or having had some direct connection with the Police Service of Scotland (or any former Police Force within Scotland) and their dependants
And by supporting the Police Treatment Centre [Scotland] and other charities for the benefit of persons or organisations having or having had some direct connection with the Police Service of Scotland (or any former Police Force within Scotland) and their dependants and the public at large.
The Fund is governed by a Board of Trustees, drawn from the three Command Areas of the Police Service of Scotland, East West and North Area Committee’s.
Lynne Gray (WAC) – Chair
Richard Wood (EAC) – Secretary
Gordon Forsyth (NAC)
Patrick Nicoll (NAC)
Yvonne Sloan (NAC)
Richard North (WAC)
Lee Hamilton (WAC)
James Gowling (EAC)
John Turley (EAC)
Mairi MacGregor- Treasurer
Gary Brown – Operations Manager
The SPBF Honorary President is the current serving (position temporarily vacant due to new Chief Constable of Police Scotland being appointed).
The SPBF would like to thank those at 34sp.com for their continued support in hosting the charities website under its free charitable web hosting programme. Details of all its web hosting services can be found at https://www.34sp.com/