Category: Fundraising

Donation to Kilbryde Hospice

After a difficult year, we’re getting 2021 off to a great start with a little kindness, making a couple of donations to charitable causes. Over the Christmas holidays, we were pleased to support Kilbryde Hospice by donating £200. Erin Sandilands, their fundraising officer told us, “We cannot thank you enough for your generous donation. It […]

Donation to Chase the Rainbow

Following our donation of £150 a few months ago, we have today made a follow up donation of a further £100 to Chase the Rainbow Blantyre group!Our donation this evening was £100 worth of books, pens, crayons and pads to make up kids activity packs. Chase the Rainbow have worked so hard over this spring […]

Thank you Coalfields

We received the fabulous news today that we’ve been awarded a £250 grant from Coalfields Regeneration Trust! Last week, a grant of up to £1,000 became available for Blantyre community groups and organisations and was published online asking for interested constituted groups to apply to help with the covid19 response. We applied for a share […]

£500 Donation Received!

We’re absolutely thrilled this evening to receive a donation of £500 from the Timoney family. Steve and Alison Timoney are the owners of Crossbasket Castle in High Blantyre and the couple have generously donated to our Committee, an unexpected surprise! It lends a much need boost to our fundraising for 2020. This amazing donation will […]

Today’s Fundraising

Volunteers for Blantyre Community Committee today raised a fantastic £261 at Blantyre ASDA for the forthcoming festive event! Bagpacking to raise money for the forthcoming community event were committee members Barry Watt, Lewis Watt and Paul Veverka who gave up their time between 10am and 4pm. In the afternoon, they were kindly joined and supported […]

Donation note of thanks

It’s been a BIG day for our fundraising! We were thrilled to accept a very generous donation of £250 from Blantyre Telegraph this afternoon, which will be used entirely for this years festive event at the end of November. Our Committee member Barry Watt is pictured earlier today. The full sum will be used for […]