Giving back to the community - Terry Sweeney from Richardson and Starling came along today and presented us with a cheque for £1000, massive thanks from us all here at Crossroads Fife.
One of our service users Stuart came along to help us with our first open day of the week.
Tracy Young (Manager), Kirsten Docherty (Coordinator), Kerrie Cowie (Assistant Coordinator) , Madge Buchan (Senior Support Worker) and Daryl (Stuarts PA)
The Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) is an active citizenship programme that raises awareness amongst young people about philanthropy and their local community. Each participating school, each year is responsible for directing a £3000 YPI grant to a local charity through a unique programme of teamwork, research and competition. YPI is all about creativity and passion, leaving the four walls of the classroom behind, and supporting the issues young people care most about.
Kirsty, Emily & Hallie, pupils from St. Andrews High School won £3000 for Crossroads Fife from the Youth & Philanthropy Initiative Scotland … thank you girls what an amazing outcome!
We received a cheque today from June McDermid & Mike Walmsley from Thornton Golf Club for £450 …. a huge thanks to all involved in raising such a generous donation.
We received cheques from Andrea Howe today totalling £1240 in memory of Phil Howe. Andrea presented these to Sonia Laing who supported Phil and Tracy Young, Service Manager
Fiona has been the Manager with Crossroads Fife for over 11 years and has decided it is now time to retire and spend time relaxing! She has seen the organisation grow and develop over the years. She will be sadly missed by many ...