RDT exists to develop and deliver projects that address rural issues in a strategic and effective manner. RDT’s core charitable aims are:
- To provide relief to people who are in need because of age, mental or physical disability or illness to provide and assist in the provision of community transport services serving the needs of such people;
- To advance education and promote training, with particular reference to skills which will assist the participants in obtaining paid employment or which will be of direct relevance to the tasks performed by the participants in the course of their employment;
- To relieve unemployment for the public benefit in such ways as may be thought fit, including assistance to find employment;
- To promote, conduct and/or support other charitable projects and initiatives of a charitable nature for the benefit of the community.
The Rural Development Trust is registered is Scotland No. SC263798. A recognised Scottish charity SCO35306