We were honoured to be presented with the The Queens Award to Voluntary Service in April 2023 by the Lord-Lieutenant of Renfrewshire Colonel Peter T.McCarthy with Provost McKenzie in attendance and many of our generous contributors.
This prestigious award is the charity equivalent of the MBE.
Baxterstorey staff present over 80 toys to us from staff at Nat West Mortgage Centre in Greenock. Grateful thanks to manager Gosia,
Fiona and Pamela, for their promotion of our charity in the Centre.
Margaret Sneddon, a great friend and supporter of our charity ispresented with the Senior Charity
Champion 2023 award in recognition of her generous charitable work across our community.
Local business man John Laird and his wife Michelle who are prolific benefactors to our charity
present a cheque for £3500 to trustee George Wall.Provost
Former Provost Ciano Rebecchi presents a cheque for £5000 from Nan's Foundation in New York.
The Foundation was set up by Nan's son Bill in her memory to alleviate poverty on local children.
Nan never forgot her roots despite living in New York for many years and took a keen interest regularly
in providing generous contributions across Inverclyde.
A Paul Harris Fellowship is a prestigious Rotary award, the highest accolade that Rotary can present to honour those
local people it deems to have given outstanding service to the community, seen here with Robert Wilson
BluMarine Managing Director Craig McCoo presenting his company's magnificent donation of £8000 for
childrens Christmas gifts,pantomime and Santa's Grotto & Carnival visits along with a Christmas
Spectacular Party at Elev8 in Greenock.
Craig's compassionate generosity reached out to over 400 children who enjoyed a magical Christmas.
Managing Director Robert MacDonald of Succession Wealth in Gourock with a magnificent personal
donation of £1500 matched by the Succession Wealth Group for a wonderful amount of £3000 which
will assist with costs for approx.
180 local children as our holiday guests in July 2023.