Monthly Archives: August 2017

Priorities…. People

Every day the Transformation Team works with people in communities across Glasgow, supporting them as they work on what matter most to them.  That might be making sure that the older people in their community have a place to go where they’re welcomed so that they’re less isolated and have a better quality of life.  Or perhaps what matters most is making sure that everyone in their community is well fed and children aren’t going hungry during the holidays.  In another place a church might open its doors so that anyone can come in, get a cuppa and find a safe place and someone who’ll listen to them, whatever it is they need to say... read more

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Priorities…. Summer

Speaking to a few parents that bring their kids to our existing Saturday morning cinema club, we found out that the very active breakfast club at the local primary school wouldn’t be running over the summer holidays. Parents told us that the social aspects of the breakfast club – coming together with friends, eating together, tidying up together, and getting a good start for the day ahead – were as important as the nutritional need that it filled. We spoke to a local charity called CFINE (Community Food Initiatives North East) and they very kindly made breakfast foods available to us free of charge under the FareShare scheme... read more

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