Kano Golf day

This years Kano Golf day will be held on Friday 12th September at the Mount Ellen Golf club in Glasgow. The event has already sold out and nearly 50 amateur golfers will be vying for the trophy and the small matter of the hole in one prize of either a …

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It’s Flag Day at Celtic Park

Welcome back everyone!  It was the first home game of the season and what a day it was for The KANO Foundation!     We held our annual bucket collection before the match and smashed the totals collected on previous years and it was all down to YOU, the Celtic Fans …

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Generous Donation Received from the CSA

Joe O’Rourke (pictured with our Joe Mackin) from the CSA presented The KANO Foundation with a cheque for £3000 at the first home game of the season.  We were a nominated charity at the recent CSA dinner dance held in the Kerrydale Suite. Thank you to everyone associated with the …

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Bucket Collection Raises £7320!

From everyone at The KANO Foundation we would like to say a massive thank you to the ever generous Celtic Supporters who have helped us to raise our highest ever total in one day.  This will help us tremendously to provide an even better match experience for the kids who …

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Trustee John Paul in the Queen’s Baton Relay

The KANO Foundation Trustee John-Paul Gilmartin was the baton bearer in the Queen’s Baton Relay as it made its way to Celtic Park.  His slot was 1.37pm on Sunday 20 July along Duke St from Coia’s cafe to Armadale street.    

The KANO Foundation Sponsors The Celtic Boys Club

The KANO Foundation is delighted to be the 2014/2015 shirt sponsor for The Celtic Boys Club. If you’re not already, go and give them a wee follow on Twitter and make sure you’re following us too.

October’s Guests

This month we were joined by two gaelic football groups: Coatbridge Davitts and Naomh Padraig from Muff, County Donegal. Coatbridge Davitts Founded in 1986 Sands MacSwineys developed from Pearse Harps in Glasgow. As the numbers of Coatbridge players began to increase with the Glasgow based club this led to the …

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An interview with Jason Higgins

Lifelong Celtic fan and co-host of the popular Homebhoys show, Jason Higgins took time out to speak to the Kano Foundation about his love for the Hoops, his favourite moments and some of the other things he gets up to.   So Jason, how long have you been a Celtic fan? …

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September’s Guests

We were joined by High Blantyre Autistic Base for the match against St Johnstone on 21st September. The group had an amazing time and we were very happy to welcome them. As you can see from our photo, young and old(er) alike love what we do!

Riding the Crest of a Wave

Sunday 28 July saw 25 brave volunteers take to the River Tummel for a sponsored white water rafting expedition. The very successful event was enjoyed by all who attended and help us raise over £2500 after costs. The summer heat wave did seem a distant memory as the rain chucked …

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