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ACVO News May 2024

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May 3, 2024

The May edition of ACVO News is out now!

All the latest news, updates and highlights from the third sector in Aberdeen

In this month’s news we share the latest from Community Planning Aberdeen as the Woodside Gateway Feature officially launches. On the 19th of April, Aberdeen’s Lord Provost opened the new art installation and Woodside Fountain feature in a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Hear from those involved with the project as well as members of the local community in Woodside.

This month we also bring you the latest Promise feature article with Sunrise Partnership’s Support Service Manager Michelle Southgate. Sitting down with our Senior Development Officer (The Promise) Gette Cobban, Michelle discusses how Sunrise Partnership supports children and young people through bereavement and significant loss, their involvement with The Promise and plans for celebrating their 10th anniversary in June 2024.

We also bring you updates from the team at St Machar Credit Union. Discover first-hand accounts from the financial institution with over three decades experience in providing hope and stability for the local community and offering financial services that empower individuals and families to take control of their economic well-being.

As always, we also have the latest updates from Team ACVO including Alasdair Ross with our third sector hub feasibility study and changes to Disclosure Scotland services, Gette Cobban announcing details of our Promise celebration event and Sandy Mathers encouraging those to have their say in charity banking challenges.

These are your updates and this is your news.

We are always on the lookout for stories and features – if something is happening in Aberdeen you think we should know about you can get in touch with ACVO’s Communication Officer Andrew at andrew.davidson@acvo.org.uk or ACVO’s Digital Media Assistant Emily at emily.shepherd@acvo.org.uk so we can highlight your work.

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