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Charity of the Month – Scottish Mountain Rescue

This month, our charity of the month is the Scottish Mountain Rescue ‘Scottish Mountain Rescue represents 24 volunteer Mountain Rescue Teams (including Scottish Cave Rescue) with over 800 volunteers, plus an additional 3 Police teams and 1 RAF team.  The teams offer a world class, front line, voluntary search and rescue service that is available any hour, any day and any weather.’ Check out their website HERE

Charity of the Month – December 2018

Every Month we nominate a good cause to be our Charity of the month and any money we raise that month will be donated to that cause. Our Charity of the Month for last Month was: Save the Children We took donations for wearing Christmas jumpers and for cakes as well as our normal ‘tuck shop’ profits.

Charity of the Month – September 2018

Originally posted by Don Marshall, 27/Sep/18   This September we are supporting MacMillan Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning  Every Coffee Morning changes lives. The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 28th September is Macmillan’s biggest fundraising event for people facing cancer. They ask people all over the UK to host their own Coffee Mornings and donations on the day are made to Macmillan. The first ever Coffee Morning happened way back in 1990. It was a rather small affair with a simple idea: guests would gather over coffee and donate the cost... Read More

Charity of the Month – May 2018

Originally posted by Thomas Wood-Goulbourn, 24/May/18   With under a week to go, Locogen’s ‘Run Like the Wind’ Edinburgh Marathon team are in fine shape. Andy Lyle, Cedric Gerbier, Ian McLean and Stuart Hamilton are running on behalf of Renewable World, a charity that aims to empower energy-poor communities to develop sustainable livelihoods through the provision of renewable energy systems. A carefully selected diet of nutritionally balanced bacon rolls and isotonic Irn Bru has resulted in the impressive specimens you can see at their JustGiving fundraising page here: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/locogenltd While admiring... Read More

Charity of the Month – January

Originally posted by Thomas Wood-Goulbourn, 31/Jan/18   The Nancy Glen Families – Clyde Fishing Tragedy Campaign After a tragic fishing accident in January 2018 this worthy campaign has been set up to help the families of those affected. This is the charity cause we are supporting this month, you can donate here https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/nancyglencampaign?utm_id=92 

RNLI Lifeboats

Originally posted by Thomas Wood-Goulbourn, 27/Nov/17   This month we are supporting the RNLI Lifeboats as our Charity of the Month