WildHearts is a charity committed to tackling poverty in all its forms. We are part of the global microfinance revolution, funding banking for the unbanked, the excluded and the down trodden across the globe. WildHearts micro-loans and business training enable people to work their own way out of poverty with dignity and self respect. Find out more at www.wildheartsinaction.org
- A huge welcome to our Micro-Tyco teams and Sponsors from Barclays!
- Good luck to the SSE Micro-Tycos starting on 1st July.
- Congratulations to our February 2015 winners, Shoosmiths LLP
today we continued into the third week of a five week project at boghall gateside. replenishing and cultivating the front end garden plot. Weeding, turning soil and resurfacing underlying stone pebble aggregates, to enhance the overall look and splendour of what is now becoming a tidy and respectable garden. yours sincerely Thomas middleton.
We are beginning to doubt Heathers promise that "good weather is a sure thing in the village of Gateside." Its just as well Stewart…Continue
Well, what an amazingly busy week we've had! We have been selling smoothies, quizzes, hearts, books and more! We had a visit from Dr Rev Robin Hill from Longniddry Parish Church who came to talk about microfinance projects he's been involved with in Malawi, so we could hear about the impact our endeavours will have on whole communities! In addition, using the church as our network, we have convinced the church to let us host a movie night with them!
This week our organisation…Continue
we visited BOGHALL FARM just outside GATESIDE near BEITH. We turned the soil over in the flower beds using shovels and forks and we used tripod rakes for the flat ground to get at the weeds. It was hard going doing the flower beds because the ground was hard and the flower beds hadn't been touched for 10 years. Personally I loved being out in the fresh air. The weather was misty then the mist vanished and it was sunny - it was surreal but it looked great.. Heather who lives on the farm was…Continue
We have had an extremely busy week of planning and organising before our first few ideas came to fruition! This week we have sold Christmas and Disney quizzes to our network and are now preparing for events at the weekend, including stalls at a local fair and then a book sale next week! It's been busy but my pupils have gained confidence, resilience and their organisational skills are getting better every day!