Motion ref. S6M-02519
Community Fund Awards for Anniesland Organisations
Submitted by: Bill Kidd, Glasgow Anniesland, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Friday, December 10, 2021
Supported by: Karen Adam, Clare Adamson, Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Stephanie Callaghan, Natalie Don, Jackie Dunbar, Pam Duncan-Glancy, Annabelle Ewing, Kenneth Gibson, Pam Gosal, Rona Mackay, Ruth Maguire, Stuart McMillan, Mark Ruskell, Paul Sweeney, Evelyn Tweed
That the Parliament welcomes the significant investment of funding for charities working in Anniesland from the National Lottery Community Fund; notes that DRC Generations has received £138,000 for staff costs to help with its continued work in mentoring young people; understands that this mentoring work focuses on prevention strategies to stop drug and alcohol misuse; further notes that Drumchapel Asian Forum received £9,900 to deliver 40 weekly multicultural meetings, to build connections within the Asian and wider communities; welcomes the funding of £10,000 to Halo Arts Education, which will be used to re-establish youth theatre activity in Drumchapel; appreciates the work that these organisations do across the constituency, and encourages them in their continued efforts to help communities flourish.