Monthly Archives: May 2019

1000 young people to celebrate philanthropic achievements

The biggest annual gathering of pupils from across Scotland is set to take place in Perth in June.

More than 1000 young people involved in The Wood Foundation’s Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) will celebrate their achievements at the Perth Concert Hall.

They will be joined by a further 200 delegates from education, […]

By |2019-05-27T10:49:32+01:00May 27th, 2019|News|

East Lothian pupils empowered by Capital Document Solutions

A former Dunbar Academy pupil returned to his school as part of his company’s commitment to empowering East Lothian’s young people to make a difference to the local area.

Gordon Affleck, Finance Director at Capital Document Solutions, attended the school’s Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) final where a group representing East Lothian […]

By |2019-05-27T10:44:14+01:00May 27th, 2019|News|

“Empowering young people to make a difference”

Blog by Sandy MacDonald of our Edinburgh Principal Funder Standard Life Aberdeen

Last week, I got the chance to meet the fantastic young people of Craigmount High School in Edinburgh as part of our support of the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI), the flagship programme of The Wood Foundation. This gives me […]

By |2019-05-27T10:32:33+01:00May 27th, 2019|News|