Scottish Charity Awards 2015!
Volunteer Midlothian’s Connect Online project was shortlisted as a finalist for SCVO’s Digital Dynamo Award. Una Paterson (Connect Online Project Coordinator), Roisin Fitzsimons (Head of Services – Connect) and one of our long serving volunteers Donald Cameron attended the ceremony in the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh on Thursday 4 June. The First Minister gave a speech about the importance of the Third Sector’s contribution to the economy, the awards were presented by Kay Adams and we were delighted to receive a certificate for being one of the five finalists in the Digital Dynamo category. Thank you to all our volunteers and funders including Midlothian Council Change Fund, Robertson Trust and Lloyds TSB. For a full list of winners click here.
Pictured above: Nicola Sturgeon (First Minister), Roisin Fitzsimons and Una Paterson.
Pictured right: Connect Online volunteer Donald Cameron, Roisin Fitzsimons, Una Paterson receiving our certificate.