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Lewis Stevenson donates £40,000 to charity CRY in memory of David Paul

Hibs’ long serving defender Lewis Stevenson has made a significant donation to charity Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY). Lewis celebrated his testimonial year in 2016-17, with a series of events including a testimonial dinner and a friendly match against Sunderland. A number of charities have benefited from the proceeds, including £500 gift More...

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By Isla MacFarlane On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Edinburgh Napier students turn the world upside down

Two students from Edinburgh’s Napier University are celebrating the global success of an awareness  campaign based on a concept they developed. Gemma McTaggart and Lottie Grant, both 24, developed the idea for More...

By John Hislop On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Hibs’ charity provides 50 four-season sleeping bags for Edinburgh homeless

A campaign to help Edinburgh’s homeless rough sleepers stay warm on cold winter nights has raised enough cash to buy more than 50 four-season sleeping bags. GameChanger – the public social partnership involving More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Edinburgh charity Home Link Family Support awarded £5,000 grant from Scottish Children’s Lottery.

Edinburgh charity Home Link Family Support has been awarded a £5,000 grant from the Scottish Children’s Lottery. Home Link Family Support helps families with young children in Edinburgh and Midlothian More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Hard Rock Edinburgh able to give The Yard a real boost

The international burger institution Hard Rock Café has become an established presence here in Edinburgh not only for their burgers, but also for their charitable giving. They are now making a $5,000 grant to The More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Cyrenians open their new Cook School in Leith

Cyrenians have a new Cook School and who better to declare it open than the catering legend Prue Leith. Earlier today Ms Leith who is a cook of some skill but also Chancellor of Queen Margaret University visited More...

By John Hislop On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Ferrywell Youth Project receives generous donation from Amazon

Ferrywell Youth Project, a charity that offers a range of volunteer-led activities for young people in Edinburgh, has received a £500 donation from Amazon Development Centre Scotland. The Project, which works More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, February 9th, 2018

Lord Provost’s Burns Supper – raising money for OneCity Trust

The Rt Hon Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh Frank Ross held his 2018 Burns Supper in January at Prestonfield House. This year the dinner raised over £30,000 in ticket sales and donations. It was a sell-out More...

By Nigel Duncan On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

School uniform project helped by Aviva

School uniforms being sorted Edinburgh School Uniform Bank, a charity which provides school uniforms for financially disadvantaged children in Edinburgh, has been awarded £1,000 by the Aviva Community Fund. The More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Letter to the editor – from PoppyScotland

    We have received a letter from Gordon Michie Head of Fundraising at PoppyScotland  More...

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