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Funding support from Tesco Bags of Help

We would like to say a huge thank you to Tesco Bags of Help who are providing us with £8,000 in funding support to redevelop the back garden of our…

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Babu Bombay Street Kitchen owner, Rachna Dheer reveals a silent partner who is about to help her expand….

I have been lucky to have had the support of Jobs & Business Glasgow (JBG) from the start. The Babu Bombay Street Kitchen started off with very modest beginnings at…

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More People To Gain Lifesaving Training

We are delighted to announce that 17 staff members have successfully completed The British Heart Foundation’s ‘Heartstart’ programme Providing them with the knowledge and expertise to deliver onsite training to…

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Big Lottery Fund Scotland Director, Jackie Killeen explains why people are at the heart of their funding and the importance of supporting lone parents.

14/01/16 – Back in 2012, Big Lottery Fund Scotland launched Making It Work; £7 million in targeted life changing Lottery funding focusing on unemployed lone parents and helping them to…

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Nicola Sturgeon MSP Helps Launch First-of-its-Kind Social Enterprise in Govan

21/12/15 – First Minister and Glasgow South MSP, Nicola Sturgeon was among 100 attendees at the launch of a pioneering Social Enterprise that teaches foreign languages to the elderly and vulnerable…

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Personal Best volunteers help to prepare for Santa’s big dash

04/12/15 – Over the past 3 weeks, 13 participants from our Personal Best volunteer programme have provided support and assistance to Glasgow City Council’s (GCC) Santa Dash. Taking place on…

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Here’s a true story of hidden talent discovered on the street, told by City Mission Project Worker, Susan Tulley.

30/11/15 – The Glasgow City Mission has just launched its festive charity appeal, urging Glaswegians to donate cash to help fund the cost of hot Christmas dinners for homeless people…

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Over 6,000 attend Skills Scotland Glasgow 2015

26/11/15 – Thousands of young people from across Glasgow packed into the SECC last week for the annual ‘Skills Scotland’ youth event. Organised by Prospects, in partnership with ‘My World…

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We’ve got news. Sharon Kelly, SDS Head of Operations, West Region is helping us to share it:

16/11/15 – At Skills Development Scotland (SDS) we put the needs of our customers first. Our new shared premises with Jobs & Business Glasgow in the North of the city is…

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The best advice when taking on your first employee

12/11/15 – Taking on staff is an important step for growing sole traders. Award-winning Glasgow retailer, Aleena Lippiatt of www.aleenasboutique.co.uk writes about the help she’s getting to tackle it: As…

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