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Emeli Sandé performs for Scotland’s young philanthropists

Global superstar Emeli Sandé performed to 1000 young people who were being recognised for the difference they have made to their communities throughout Scotland at the YPI Scotland National Event. The celebration took place at the Perth Concert Hall and guests were treated to an acoustic set from the multi-Brit Award winning […]

By |2019-01-13T11:14:28+01:00June 21st, 2018|News|

Dundee’s young people secure £18,000 for local causes

The Northwood Charitable Trust supports YPI’s most successful year in Dundee. The success of youngsters from Harris Academy in securing a grant of £3000 for the Dundee Association of Mental Health rounded off the 2017/18 academic year which saw 800 of Dundee’s young people engaging with YPI.

The success of youngsters from Harris […]

By |2019-01-13T11:14:28+01:00June 14th, 2018|News|

Holywood Trust supports youth philanthropy across Dumfries & Galloway


The Holywood Trust has joined forces with The Wood Foundation to support the development of the Youth & Philanthropy Initiative in Dumfries & Galloway.

The Holywood Trust has joined forces with The Wood Foundation to support the introduction of the Youth & Philanthropy Initiative (YPI Scotland) to Dumfries & Galloway secondary schools.  Through […]

By |2019-01-13T11:14:29+01:00February 20th, 2018|News|

SEP to Support Youth Philanthropy Across Glasgow


Scottish Equity Partners has joined forces with The Wood Foundation to support the development of the Youth & Philanthropy Initiative in Glasgow.

Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) has joined forces with The Wood Foundation to support the development of the Youth & Philanthropy Initiative (YPI Scotland) across Glasgow. Through YPI, young people from across […]

By |2019-01-13T11:14:29+01:00February 20th, 2018|News|

HOE to Support Youth Philanthropy Across Inverness


Highland Office Equipment has joined forces with The Wood Foundation to support the development of the Youth & Philanthropy Initiative in Inverness.

During the 2017/18 academic year, five Inverness secondary schools will participate in YPI, providing a welcome windfall of £15,000 for local charities.  Our last YPI Final of 2017 took place […]

By |2019-01-13T11:14:30+01:00January 5th, 2018|News|

YPI Scotland Leaders Conference 2017


Tuesday 28th November will see senior leaders from over 100 Scottish secondary schools converge on The Quincentenary Conference Centre at The Surgeon’s Hall in Edinburgh for the Youth & Philanthropy (YPI) Scotland Leaders’ Conference.

YPI has come a long way from when it was first introduced in Scotland by The Wood Foundation as […]

By |2019-01-13T11:14:30+01:00November 22nd, 2017|News|

YPI Scotland celebrate £2M milestone

Winning Team at Govan High School YPI Final | Picture by Peter Devlin

On the 18th November 2016, The Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) in Scotland passed a significant milestone of over £2 million awarded to local grassroots charities since the programme was first introduced in Scotland by The Wood Foundation in 2008.  This […]

By |2019-01-13T11:14:31+01:00December 22nd, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

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