Annual Report and Accounts 2016-17...
Author: Gillian Caldwell
The 35th Glasgow is run by volunteers and is financed by a mixture of subscriptions paid by young people and fundraising by our Group Executive Committee.
Please read on to find out how you could support us in our work.
Whilst our main focus is the delivery of a programme of activities to young people, not every role in Scouting means that you would be working in one of our sections. Whatever your skills, enthusiasm or experience, we'd love to hear from you - read on for a bit about what you would do as a volunteer in our sections.
Do you enjoy playing games, trying out new activities, teaching young people about food or doing crafts? If so, why not think about joining our Beaver leadership team?
If you'd prefer to start teaching young people about
If you enjoy camping and getting out and about doing adventurous activities such as walking, kayaking or mountain biking, our Scouts would love to have you as part of the team.
If you fancy doing something else to support Scouting like help out with some of the administration, organise a fundraising event or help to maintain this website, we'd love to talk to you about how could help us. Click here to contact us for more information.
Fundraising is always a major aspect of the work of the Group Executive and a number of events take place each year to ensure that the work of the Group can continue.
One very simple way you can support the group is by registering with Easy Fundraising.
Shop Online and Raise Money!
Have you heard about easyfundraising yet? Itís the easiest way to help raise money for the 35th Glasgow Scout Group! If you already shop online with retailers such as Amazon, Argos, John Lewis, Comet, iTunes, eBay or HMV, then we need you to sign up for free to raise money while you shop!
So how does it work?
You shop directly with the retailer as you would normally, but if you sign up to http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/35thglasgowscoutsfor free and use the links on the easyfundraising site to take you to the retailer, then a percentage of whatever you spend comes directly to us at no extra cost to yourself.
How much can you raise?
Spend £100 with M&S online or Amazon and you raise £2.50 for us. £100 with WH Smith puts £2.00 in our pocket and so on. There's over 2,000 retailers on their site, and some of the donations can be as much as 15% of your purchase.
Save money too!
easyfundraising is FREE to use plus you'll get access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and voucher codes, so not only will you be helping us, youíll be saving money yourself.
Sign up at http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/35thglasgowscouts and start making a difference...simply by shopping.