Contributing to the UK

Doing more to sustain local people and places

Community

Knoydart Knoydart

Contributing to the UK

We're helping to light up Scotland's last wilderness

Knoydart is one of the most remote communities in the UK, and it depends on its hydro-electric system to keep the lights on. Find out how SSE has helped with a £75k grant.

Hands holding cut out red hearts Hands holding cut out red hearts

Contributing to the UK

Get help for your community project

Every one of our employees can take a day out to help the local community. Find out how you could get their help.

SSE staff outside a cathedral on a charity walk SSE staff outside a cathedral on a charity walk

Contributing to the UK

Help for a children's hospice

Our staff took on the challenge of a 26-mile walk to help raise funds for Basingstoke charity Naomi House.

Sutherland Pipe Band Sutherland Pipe Band

Contributing to the UK

We bang the drum

SSE Renewables will sponsor the Sutherland Schools Pipe Band for 2014.

An SSE staff member holds a greyhound at Greyhound Rescue Fife An SSE staff member holds a greyhound at Greyhound Rescue Fife

Contributing to the UK

Meet the top dogs

A greyhound rescue centre in Fife got a helping hand from staff at SSE recently as part of our Community at Heart scheme.

An SSE staff member helps a local schoolgirl to build a bee garden An SSE staff member helps a local schoolgirl to build a bee garden

Contributing to the UK

Creating a buzz in school

Pupils got a hand to build their own bee gardens when our staff stopped by to help.

SSE staff with a wolf at the Wolf Trust SSE staff with a wolf at the Wolf Trust

Contributing to the UK

Wolf blitzers

Employees from Southern Electric - part of SSE - had a howl helping out at the UK Wolf Conservation Trust as part of our employee volunteering scheme.

Painting a wall at the zoo Painting a wall at the zoo

Contributing to the UK

Rebuilding the zoo

Volunteers from Scottish Hydro donated a day of their time to help rebuild a zoo in West Lothian after it was damaged by fire.

Children & SSE Staff Clear up a School Woodland Children & SSE Staff Clear up a School Woodland

Contributing to the UK

Clearing a school woodland

Pupils at St Mary's Junior School, Old Basing, can go down to the woods today thanks to some hard graft by a team of volunteers from Southern Electric.

SSE Staff cleaning up outdoors SSE Staff cleaning up outdoors

Contributing to the UK

We've cleaned up

A team of volunteers from our Perth office have helped make a community woodland area more accessible and attractive for visitors.

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