What We Do With The Money

We use the monies raised to support worthy causes mainly in the local area. Recent donations we have made are detailed below by year (click on each year to expand the list). For info, our year is April to April (when we change our Chairman)

2015-2016 : £4,905

£300 – Cafe Project
£50 – Rachel’s Hospice
£1000 – Arbroath Festival of Heroes
£255 – Adoption & Fostering Group Angus (for kids caravan holiday)
£100 – Kerrie Swankie (Christmas Lunch for Homeless & Lonely)
£100 – Barnardos
£1000 – Angus Womens Aid
£250 – Observer Corps (Arbroath)
£100 – Cash For Kids
£500 – Angus Council Aftercare
£500 – Knox’s Knit and Knatter Group (for dementia mittens)
£500 – Angus Domestic Abuse department
£250 – Stem cell transport for local boy

2014-2015 : £7,706

£250 – Arbroath Infirmary Minor Injuries Unit
£250 – Condor Marines Family Centre
£75 – Angus Playscheme
£250 – Cafe Project
£250 – Ian Wren Bicycle Fundraising
£150 – Carol Johnston
£200 – Rock Challenge
£200 – Angus Canoe Club
£150 – Project Trust
£150 – Zoe Hutchison South Africa Trip
£500 – Arbroath Tennis Club
£4181 – Relay for Life
£300 – Arbroath Musical Society
£250 – Tayside Musketeers
£300 – Angus Toy Appeal
£250 – Arbroath Fireworks 2015


2013-2014 : £4,988

£169 – Arbroath Youth Team Kit Bags
£300 – Arbroath Academy Rwanda Trip
£150 – Karina Rattray Ghana Trip
£190 – Muirfield Playgroup Centre
£300 – Arbroath Rugby Club
£180 – Arbroath Artisans
£600 – Foster Group Trip
£150 – Inverbrothock Christmas Party
£350 – Tayside Musketeers
£180 – Arbroath Academy France Trip
£318 – Hedzup
£1000 – Skatepark Project
£1100 – Relay For Life


2012-2013 : £7,382

£300 – Adam Watson – Glut 1 Deficiency Syndrome
£400 – Arbroath Darts Academy
£100 – Gordon Highlander Museum
£250 – Dance Mania
£300 – Sea Cadets
£520 – 4th Arbroath Scouts Group
£500 – Community Council Fireworks Display
£400 – Ladies Netball Club
£250 – Arbroath Football Club Youth Teams
£1000 – Jonny O’Mara
£600 – Cot Death
£489 – Tablers Tea Party
£50 – Rich Cargill AM AM
£86 – Kev Bruce Clachaig
£300 – St Andrews Church Malawi Project
£377 – Basecamp
£100 – Help For Heroes
£300 – Fairy Box Charity
£300 – Arbroath Rugby Club
£100 – Horseback UK
£100 – Heartstart Recovery
£100 – Arbroath Lads Club
£300 – Arbroath RNLI
£150 – Abbey Scott Overseas Trip


2011-2012 : £5,082

£200 – Royal Observer Corp Museum
£450 – Women v Cancer
£200 – Spina Bifida / Rebecca House Carnoustie
£280 – St Andrews First Aid
£350 – Help for Abandoned Animals
£120 – Brookes Dream
£100 – Arbroath Academy Rock Challenge
£150 – Kymm Anderson – Project Trust Overseas Trip
£150 – Angus Special Playscheme
£1300 – Movember
£1182 – Relay for Life
£100 – Tayside Musketeers
£500 – Arbroath Cricket Club – Kwik Cricket


2010-2011 : £8,261

£250 – Spina Bifida Holiday Home
£100 – Abbey Playgroup
£150 – Arbroath Netball Team
£300 – Abbot Street Housing
£500 – Arbroath Cricket Club
£2641 – Relay for Life
£400 – Athletic Club
£500 – British Legion Pipe Band
£170 – St Murdochs Football
£300 – Dance Mania
£250 – Radio North Angus
£200 – Ladyloan School Out of School Club
£300 – Home Start
£300 – Cafe Project / Street Games
£300 – Arbroath Rhinos Rugby Club
£150 – Arbroath Care Homes
£500 – Brothock Shotokan Karate
£200 – Horseback UK
£500 – Malawi II
£100 – Muirfield School Playgroup
£150 – Jenna Swankie – Overseas Trip


In addition, we hold events including our annual Tea Party where we provide lunch and entertainment to 100 pensioners from local care homes; our Pensioners Games Night where we get beat at Dominoes and other games by some of local pensioners; and our Pensioners Match Day where we take some local chaps to watch an Arbroath game, complete with halftime pie.