Sleat Whist Group
Thank you so much for your generous and very much appreciated donation of £201.00 for the Young Carer Service. This money will be used to support the individual needs of some more vulnerable young carers.
Portree Co-op Bag Pack
A really big thank you to Co-op staff and customers for supporting our bag pack to help raise sponsorship for our Great Wilderness Challenge team. A grand total of £1006.43 was raised; this much appreciated support will help to make a very real difference for young carers in our community.
Open Door Café, Kyle
A massive thank you to our Open Door Café Supporters and Friends for their latest donations which totalled a very generous £525.00. This money will be used to support our summer respite programme which includes horse riding, trips to Landmark, pottery making in Lochcarron, sailing, paintballing, archery and Karting. These breaks help to relieve pressure and build resilience to help young carers cope during more difficult times.
Our most sincere thanks goes to the 4 individuals who donated a total of £250.00 for Young Carers. This GWC sponsorship money will help us to continue meeting the needs of young carers in our area, at present we are working with 64 young carers throughout Skye and Lochalsh.
Hands Across the Water UK
A huge thank you to everyone involved in Hands Across the Water UK for your incredibly generous donation of £4,000 which was raised at the thoroughly enjoyable Waternish Gala Dinner and silent auction event. This money will be used to support the wide ranging needs of young carers in our area, we cover all transport and involvement costs to ensure the service is accessible for all young carers, regardless of where they live or any financial constraints.