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PE Kit Appeal – help keep our kids warm

PE Kit Appeal – help keep our kids warm

The current coronavirus crisis has meant many children across West Lothian are being asked to attend school with their PE kit on the days they have PE scheduled. Previously we supplied wee shorts and plimsolls to primary school children but now we are being asked for...

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NEWSFLASH – temporary changes to collection points

NEWSFLASH – temporary changes to collection points

Please find below a current list of our drop off points that are open for donations new and second-hand. Please check each drop off points exact opening hours on their Facebook page: Monday-Friday excluding Wednesday - our office, Dryburgh House, Meikle Road, Kirkton...

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Winter Warmer Appeal – UPDATE

Winter Warmer Appeal – UPDATE

We launched an appeal on 2nd October asking you, the public, to help support our local children by purchasing a winter warmer pack for us. All we can say is WOW! We have been overwhelmed by the level of support from you all. It’s so humbling to see our community...

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New drop off point in Whitburn

New drop off point in Whitburn

"Get Up and Glow", Main Street, Whitburn (upstairs from the Kebab King), just at the main traffic lights in the town. Thanks for the lovely Chelsea and Kerry of Get Up & Glow on Main Street, Whitburn who have generously agreed to have one of our red bins in their...

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Calling all on-line shoppers!

Calling all on-line shoppers!

Whether you are buying gifts, changing your energy supplier, arranging insurance or looking to buy a winter jacket as part of our Winter Warmer appeal you can help raise funds for us if you register with easyfundraising.org.uk before you make your purchase. It won't...

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SOCKtober

SOCKtober

Many of our Supporters want to help on a continuous basis and are looking to see what we really need. At the moment we are extremely low in stock of socks and tights. Please see the picture for more details. Socks and tights must be brand new, no second hand please....

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Winter Warmer appeal

Winter Warmer appeal

Today we are launching our Winter Warmer appeal. You can help us by donating a winter warmer pack including cosy jacket, hat/gloves and socks/tights. Many children across West Lothian are attending school with inadequate jackets...

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Tesco Bathgate – donation received!

Tesco Bathgate – donation received!

Thank you to Tracey Harrison the Community Champion and the staff team at Tesco Superstore for the fantastic donation of pencil cases, pens and binders and much more. After the busy time over the summer we had all but emptied our boxes of stationery so it was great to...

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Project worker Meg

Project worker Meg

Last week we said a fond farewell to Meg - with virtual cuddles of course! For the second year, Meg has worked with us as a Project Worker over the summer and proved herself to be a great asset to The School Bank West Lothian. Thank you for all your hard work, drive...

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