Charity information


Our charity creates local employment for young people by protecting the natural environment of Islay and Jura. We diverting resource from landfill through reuse and recycling, by offering training and development in these spheres. We also create more employment by protecting our marine environment through removing marine litter. ReJIG has a local pollinator initiative developing a local wildflower seed bank and managing several areas of roadside verge to increase our native black bee population.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    ReJIG protects the environment of Islay and Jura by creating training and employment for local people. By recycling and reusing our community's resources we generate income to offer employment in local conservation initiatives including protecting our coastlines from marine litter and increasing biodiversity and pollinators.

  • Aims

    ReJIG aims to:

    • To reduce waste sent to landfill by reusing and recycling.
    • To protect the Islay and Jura coastline by removing marine litter.
    • To protect our local biodiversity.
    • To alleviate poverty by creating employment and training opportunities.
    • To work with our community and volunteers, making our islands more sustainable.
  • Overview

    Established: February 2003

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 7

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 200

    Phone number: 01496 810880

    Address: Unit 11 Whin Park, Bridgend, Isle of Islay PA44 7NZ

    View charity accounts on the Scottish Charity Commission website