Aberdeen Cyrenians

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North-east social inclusion charity Aberdeen Cyrenians has appointed Donna Hutchison as its chief executive officer (CEO). Donna joined the organisation in 2022 as head of corporate and business services and, with a passion for social justice, has been working closely with key stakeholders to raise

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As part of a series of planned visits, members of Aberdeen City Council's Anti-Poverty and Inequality Committee visited Aberdeen Cyrenians last week to hear from staff and volunteers.

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Aberdeen Cyrenians, the north-east charity that aims to eradicate social exclusion, has landed a unique opportunity to swell its funds - just as demand for its services reaches a critical level. However, Aberdeen Cyrenians faces a race against time to capitalise on the pre-Christmas cash boost, and

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North-east social inclusion charity Aberdeen Cyrenians has extended the strength in depth of professional expertise on its board with the appointment of finance specialist Julie Thomson. Chief financial officer of city legal firm Aberdein Considine, Julie lends three decades of knowledge to the volu

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Strategic communication consultancy Aspect has selected Aberdeen Cyrenians as its first Charity of the Year in what is the charity’s 55th year supporting vulnerable people in north east Scotland. The innovative partnership will see Aberdeen Cyrenians benefit from Aspect’s expertise, crea

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A charity has praised two young people for their valiant efforts in raising awareness and money to support socially excluded people in the North-East. Aberdeen Cyrenians supports people in crisis who are affected by homelessness, poverty, abuse, addiction, mental ill-health, and complex needs. Their

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Chris Bennett-Taylor, chief executive at homelessness charity Aberdeen Cyrenians reflects on another year of significantly increased demand for its services. The beginning of 2022 seemed to offer a glimmer of hope as we started to ease out further from the Covid-19 pandemic. However, for some of the

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North-east charity Aberdeen Cyrenians is asking people to take part in The Big Give, Christmas Challenge 2022, which will match and multiply donations for the week of the 29th November - 6th December. Aberdeen Cyrenians supports people affected by crisis and poverty such as homelessness, abuse, addi

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Aberdeen Cyrenians staff and volunteers are celebrating after Conor Morrison was awarded Bright Spark in Social Care at a glittering ceremony in Glasgow on Wednesday night at the Scottish Social Services Awards. The award comes just a few months after the local charity was awarded Large Charity of t

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Aberdeen Cyrenians has joined forces with oil and gas operator Ithaca Energy to kickstart this year’s Harvest food drive appeal. Every year staff and volunteers work with schools, companies and community groups to collect food, toiletries and other essentials to distribute to the most vulnerab

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Aberdeen Cyrenians is appealing for pledgers as the first round of this year’s Big Give Christmas match funding appeal kicks off. Last year’s match giving campaigns raised more than £35,000 thanks to generous pledges and donations from local people and businesses alike.

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