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Local volunteering efforts in Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey

EDM (Early Day Motion) 364: tabled on 22 April 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 17 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House commends the invaluable work of local voluntary groups, organisations, and individuals in facilitating and supporting volunteering efforts across Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey; pays thanks to those offering food delivery services to those who are must vulnerable in our society, those who are volunteering their time to help with local efforts, those offering free or discounted food to key workers, companies, local groups and individuals working to design and make resources such as PPE and hand sanitiser for those on the front line, those who are offering their time to offer mental health support to reduce the negative effects that social isolation can have, those who have set up Facebook groups, community groups, phone numbers and more to connect with the local community and offer support; and finally commends the efforts of everyone across the constituency who have shown community spirit, kindness, and co-operation during these troubling times.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.