News & Events
We were very pleased to receive beautiful handmade cakes from the 15th Stirling Guides, Braehead. We were also able to partner up with Sunlite Cafe, who made and bagged over 850 portions of shortbread for customer across central Scotland.
Charity receives £200,000 in funding
Scottish Charity Food Train is full of festive cheer after being awarded £200,000 by players of People’s Postcode Lottery to help grow their vital services to older people across Scotland.
Our CEO presented four of our first ever Volunteer Befriender recruits in Dumfries (way back in 2012) with their 5 year 'Silver' Long Service Awards at our Christmas Friends event this week. Pictured (left to right) are Leigh, Richard, Brenda and Colin and our CEO Michelle Carruthers (right) with their certificates and silver badges.
Our Dumfries Friends branch held our annual Christmas Party this week at the fabulous Crichton Golf Club which included a lovely meal, Christmas singing from Brownhall Primary School, 5 Year Long Service Awards for four of our wonderful Volunteer Befrienders, a FREE raffle for hampers AND a visit from Santa too! Magic.