Annual Bucket Collection Surpasses Last Year

Before the match on Saturday, we held our annual bucket collection, one of our key fundraising events. The wet and windy weather was relentless but it did not dampen the spirits of our hardy bunch of volunteers who smiled their way through it for the best part of three hours …

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Conquering Mont Blanc for The Kano Foundation

A little over a year ago, long-time Kano Foundation supporter Jokey Reid contacted our Trustee Tommy to discuss an idea he had about raising money for us. It centred around him and his partner Lorraine climbing Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Europe at 15,776.7ft. “I didn’t know you were …

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2016 Bucket Collection Meeting Point Arrangements

Bucket Collectors

Thank you to everyone who is giving up their time to help us this Saturday. We will be meeting at 12:30pm at Dalriada Car Park Executive No.1. It’s behind the corner of the North Stand and Lisbon Lions Stand where Dalriada Street meets Janefield Street. The team will be waiting at a …

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Call for Volunteers!

Bucket Collectors

Come and Help at our 2016 Bucket Collection We are looking for bhoys and ghirls of all ages who can spare a few hours before kick-off to help in our annual bucket collection on Saturday 24th September, before the match against Kilmarnock. The fundraiser has become a key event in …

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Our 2016 Fundraising Dinner Dance

Compere Gerry McDade with John Higgins, Scott Brown and Tom Boyd.

It was yet another fantastic night at our 2016 Fundraising Dinner Dance which was held in the Glasgow Hilton on Saturday night. Surrounded by nearly 600 friends, family and supporters, we raised nearly £12,000 which will go towards Keeping Football Free for Kids. The night was made all the more …

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2016 Dinner Dance Running Order

We are looking forward to welcoming everyone to The Hilton Hotel, Glasgow City Centre tomorrow night for our annual fundraising dinner dance. Here is the order of the night. Running Order Drinks Pre-Order Drinks can be ordered now, pre-paid and waiting on your table when you arrive by using the …

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“Celtic Shorts” by Paul Larkin

“Celtic Shorts” is a book of 18 short stories with a Celtic connection being released by Paul Larkin at the end of this month, with all proceeds to The Kano Foundation. And it is available for pre-order today! Eleven of the stories are written by Paul, two are from up …

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All the best to our pals in Philly this weekend

This weekend the 3rd Annual East Coast Celtic Supporter’s Féile will take place at The Plough & Stars in the Old City section of Philadelphia and we can’t wait to see and hear all about it. If it is anything like their meet up in October, it’s sure to be …

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The Shamrock Celtic Inspired Charity Christmas Cards

The Kano Foundation is delighted to be announced as a nominated charity for the proceeds of The Shamrock’s 2015 charity Christmas card. Following the success of the initiative last year, The Shamrock has decided to run with the popular Brother Walfrid design again this year. The other beneficiary will be the Society …

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