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Tesco Bags of Hope

Tesco Bags of Hope

The School Bank West Lothian has been successful in going forward for the Tesco Bags of Hope Scheme. Please see below a picture of what it looks like in store. Tesco customers at the Bathgate and the East Calder stores vote for their favourite project each time they...

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Wonderful donation

Wonderful donation

Today Joe (President) and Laurence (Secretary) from the Bathgate Celtic Supporters popped in to see Collette and they handed over a whopping donation of £500. The money was raised from a recent charity event and we are 1 of 6 good causes to benefit. We were delighted...

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Fundraising Cycle

Fundraising Cycle

One of our lovely Supporters, Stephen Firth, is doing a solo cycle ????‍♂️ from the Isle of Barra to the Butt of Lewis on the Outer Hebrides and he is doing this wonderful act to help raise funds for The School Bank West Lothian.???? The cycle takes place at...

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Volunteer needed

Volunteer needed

Can you help? We are looking for a lovely Volunteer to help with ongoing collections of donations from our collection point in Broxburn. It would involve collecting from Strathbrock Partnership Centre and dropping off to our offices in Livingston on a semi regular...

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Winter Jacket

Winter Jacket

Thank you to all who donated to our Winter Jacket Appeal! You helped us to Wrap Our Arms around 75 of our local School Children. We launched the campaign on 17th November and we issued our last brand-new jacket to a local child last week. Your generosity has helped...

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Collection Bins

Collection Bins

Watch out at our many drop off points across West Lothian for our new collection bins - you can't miss them can you!? We are delivering them over the next week to a town near you. We are very excited and hope it will make it easier for folk to know where to drop off...

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Sponsor a Child Campaign!

We have been overwhelmed by the response to our recent Sponsor A Child Campaign! So far over 80 people have come forward to sponsor a child and provide a new school uniform and other essential items for the start of the new school year. With less than 2 weeks until...

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Busy Start to the New Year!

Busy Start to the New Year!

During January we were able to support 26 children and their families by providing them with a school uniform pack. Packs include new school uniform and shoes, thanks to the generous grant from the Schuh Trust. Thanks to the generous donations from families in West...

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Join Us On Our Launch Day

Join Us On Our Launch Day

ANNOUNCEMENT As a new charity, we are holding a launch on 24 June. If anyone would like to come and support us, we would be delighted to see you. There will be cake! If anyone is interested in volunteering with us, this would be your chance to find out more about us....

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