House of Commons
University of the Highlands and Islands staff: fundraising for charity
EDM #140
Tabled 06 February 2020
2019-21 Session
That this House congratulates staff from the University of the Highlands and Islands on their year-long fundraising drive in support of local mental health charity Mikeysline; notes that they organised a raffle, coffee mornings, a sweepstake, a bowling night, a mince pie and Christmas jumper day in support of the charity who were selected as their 2019 charity of the year; pays special thanks to Tony Johnson who raised over £2000 by having his head shaved, to Val Cooper who raised £400 by completing a 5x50 walking and cycling challenge and to Sophie Chisholm who raised over £500 by taking part in running challenges; and finally, notes their combined efforts helped them to raise £7,430 across the year.