£500 Grants to do ‘Awesome’ Things in Your Community

In the latest of our interesting things going on in Glasgow posts, we talk to the newly founded Glasgow Chapter of the Awesome Foundation. What do knitted coats for homeless people’s dogs, an interactive Indiana Jones experience, and National Cheese Toastie day all have in common? They have all been funded by the global phenomenon of the Awesome Foundation. […]

Woodland Warrior Charity Mud Run

Woodland Warrior is a mud run that is being organised by our friends at KPMG, in aid of the Prince’s Trust’s Million Makers challenge. Woodland Warrior will take place on 5th August 2017 at the stunning surroundings of Craufurdland Castle in Ayrshire, Scotland. Choosing between the 5k or 10k run, you will have to overcome a wide array of obstacles to complete the challenge […]

TEDx Glasgow Opportunities

My TEDx Story: Iain Delworth It started, as all good things do, in a bar. Two years ago in January I had just attended an open evening for potentials volunteers for TEDxGlasgow and ended up having a few drinks after the event. I was chatting with the Project Manager and Curator about what I thought […]

Zap Down the Cap! A Charity Abseil for the Yorkhill Children’s Foundation and Gorgie City Farm

    Ever fancied abseiling down a building?  Or maybe you just want to see Glasgow from a different perspective?  Either way, MacRoberts are offering a unique opportunity to perform an abseil from the top of their landmark Glasgow office, the Capella building, in the name of charity! The charities which will benefit from the […]

Six Days Left: Glasgow 2014 Volunteer Applications

There are just six days left for Glasgow 2014 volunteer applications. Did you know you can pick the areas you’d prefer to volunteer in? From anti-doping to logistics, PR, media and making sure capturing the results, there’s plenty to pick from. Read about all the volunteer areas here.

Glasgow 2014: Volunteer Applications Open

Glasgow 2014: Volunteer Applications Open Glasgow 2014 are looking for 15,000 volunteers. Could you help? Applications are now open and close February 28th. What’s it all about? Watch volunteering in a Nutshell below of head over to the Glasgow 2014 site. [iframe_loader  src=http://player.vimeo.com/video/56997171]

Skydive

Charity Sky Dive Raises £1600

Well done to GYP members Adrian, Richard & Natalie for raising £1600 so far for A.C.E. Racerunning Club, a charity which helps children with restricted mobility enjoy independent activity. Thank you to everybody for your support and there’s still time to donate if you haven’t done so already. Donations can be made online until September 30th.