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The Royal Society for the Support of Women of Scotland

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The Society provides financial support to single women  in Scotland over the age of 50 who experience financial hardship. The Society's trustees set income and capital ceilings, as well as other criteria, which determine admission to, and retention on, its Roll of Beneficaries.

In the twelve months to 31st March 2016, a total of £1,114,015 was distributed among 887 beneficiaries.

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