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GLASGOW SOUP CROWD-FUNDING INITIATIVE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 644: tabled on 02 November 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 11 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House recognises the great efforts being made by the Glasgow Soup crowd-funding initiative which aims to improve the East End of Glasgow; notes that the first Glasgow Soup event will take place at the Calton Heritage and Learning Centre on 17 November 2016; further notes that members of the public are being asked to donate £5 or more at the event, enjoy a bowl of soup, hear ideas to improve their communities from local people and then vote for their favourite, with the community project with the most votes winning the money collected on the door to get their project up and running; and commends and congratulates Glasgow Soup initiative and all of its local community projects for its efforts to improve the communities of Glasgow's East End.