Euan MacDonald Centre for Motor Neurone Disease - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £340,000 over the last 5 years.
Crerar Hotels Trust has pledged £300,000 over the last 5 years to this very important cause. Charity Logo “The Euan MacDonald Centre was established in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 2007, by the generosity of motor neurone disease patient Euan MacDonald and his father, Donald. The Euan Macdonald Centre aims to give a full spectrum of clinical services for MND patients, World-class research into the causes of MND and potential therapies and training for the next generation of clinicians and research leaders. Visit Euan MacDonald Centre's website.
Bobath Scotland - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £4,940
Bobath Scotland is a Scottish charity devoted to improving the quality of life for children and adults with cerebral palsy.They achieve this through providing specialist therapy at their Glasgow-based Therapy Centre, supporting both the individual and their family in a relaxed, non-clinical and fun environment. Visit Bobath Scotland's website
Dream Holidays - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £4,500
Dream Holidays gives support to families with children suffering from Cystic Fibrosis (CF) by providing them with a stress free respite holiday. They also grant holidays and wishes to children suffering from CF. Visit Dream Holiday's website
Autistica - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £15000.
Autistica is the largest UK charity raising funds for medical research that will improve diagnosis, advance new treatments and discover the causes of autism. Autistica believes this research will bring real benefits to people with autism and their families. Visit Autistica's website.
Action Medical Research - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £7000.
Action Medical Research is the leading UK-wide medical research charity dedicated to helping babies and children. For 60 years they have contributed to some of the most significant medical breakthroughs in recent history beginning with the polio vaccine which has eradicated new cases of the disease in the UK. Today, they continue to find and fund the very best medical research to help stop the suffering of babies and children caused by disease and disability. Visit Action Medical Research's website.
Cancer Link Aberdeen & North CLAN - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £10,000.
CLAN is an independent charity for anyone affected by any type of cancer at any time from diagnosis onwards. Over the years CLAN has greatly increased its range of help, support services and therapies to meet the needs of people affected by cancer and Crerar Hotels Trust are delighted to help this extremely worthwhile cause. Visit Cancer Link Aberdeen's website.
Motability - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £10,000
The Motaability charity foccuses on providing financial assistance towards essential mobility solutions in cars such as - adapting car controls, swivel seats, person and whellchair hoists as well as driving tuition. Motability gives people freedom and independance no matter their circumstance and Crerar Hotels Trust is proud to provide financial aid.Visit Motability's website.
Douglas Baber Foundation - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £6500.
The Douglas Bader Foundation is a charity organisation, formed in honour of Sir Douglas Bader in 1982 by family and friends, many of whom had flown side by side with Douglas during World War 2. Douglas was honoured in 1976 with a Knighthood for his contribution and work on behalf of the disabled.The Douglas Bader Foundation exists to advance and promote the physical, mental and spiritual welfare of persons who are without one or more limbs, or otherwise physically disabled. Visit Douglas Baber Foundation's website.
Autism Initiatives - Crerar Hotels Trust have donated £11,700.
Autism Initiatives is a Liverpool based organisation working throughout the UK. They work with people with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), together with their families and carers. Visit Autism Initiatives website.
Music in Hospitals - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £54,450.
Music in Hospitals is a charity who aims to help adults and children dealing with no specific type of disease in general, but who will benefit from the therapy of music and the happiness it brings. More than 4000 concerts per year are performed in hospitals, care homes, hospices, day care centre's and special needs schools throughout the UK. Visit Music in Hospitals website.
Penumbra (Respite & Care) Ltd - Crerar Hotels Trust has donated £3000.
Penumbra is one of Scotland's leading mental health organisations. They offer a variety of support services, to adults and young people. Penumbra envisages a society where people with mental health problems expect recovery and are accepted, supported and have resources to fulfill their potential." Visit Penumbra's (Respite & Care) website.
Cancer Research UK - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £4000.
Cancer Research UK is the leading charity dedicated to research into cancer in Britain. They organise events throughout the country to encourage sponsorship and donations. Visit Cancer Research UK's website.
Capability Scotland - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £18,000.
Capability Scotland work with children, adults and families who live with disabilities, supporting them in their everyday lives. The organisation is one of Scotland's leading disability establishments and has almost 60 years experience of providing services to disabled people, of all ages, throughout Scotland. Visit Capability Scotland's website.
Help for Heroes - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £25,000.
Help for Heroes was thought up by Chairman Bryn Parry and is now run by him and his wife. The campaign is approved by the head of the army, Chief of the General Staff, General Sir Richard Dannatt, and is backed by the Army Benevolent Fund. The charity raises money for ex-servicemen and women. Visit Help for Heroes website
Hearts and Minds - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £16,000.
Edinburgh based Hearts & Minds' main aim is to improve the quality of life of those people in hospitals and hospice care through the medium of performing arts. Hearts & Minds benefit over 12,500 children, the elderly and their families across Scotland every year. Visit Hearts and Minds website.
Macmillan Cancer Relief Fund - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £2500.
Macmillan Cancer Support aims to improve the lives of those affected by Cancer. Their support is shown in a multitude of channels; practical, financial, medical and emotional. The organisation's ambition for 2010 is "to reach and improve the lives of everyone living with cancer." Visit Macmillan Cancer Relief Funds website.
Marie Curie Cancer Care - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £20,500.
Marie Curie Cancer Care provide nursing care to cancer patients and terminally ill people in their homes at no cost to the patient. The nurses work round the clock and also provide practical and emotional support for the patients' families and carers. Visit Marie Curie Cancer Care website.
Positive Help - Crerar Hotels donated £13,985.
Positive Help, based in Edinburgh and the Lothians area, are a registered charity offering practical help to children and adults alike who are living with HIV and AIDS. Visit Positive Help's website.
Revive Scotland - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £6000.
Revive Scotland is a charity dedicated to helping those affected by Multiple Sclerosis. The charity provide training and education, carry out research and analysis, and provide therapy services in and around Glasgow. Visit Revive Scotland's website.
Scottish Society for Autism - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £25,000.
The Scottish Society for Autism has been supporting people with autism and their families for over 40 years. The Society aims to provide high quality support and opportunities for them, while at the same time raising public awareness and influencing policy and practice by working together with a range of organisations. Visit Scottish Society for Autism's website.
Turning Point Scotland - Crerar Hotels Trust donated £3780.
Turning Point, established for almost 25 years, help people through a number of difficulties such as alcohol and drug addictions, mental health and learning disabilities. Turning Point Scotland became a separate entity in 1999 and describe themselves as providing "person centred support to adults with a range of complex needs." Visit Turning Point Scotland's website.
Waverley Care- Crerar Hotels Trust donated £27,000.
Waverley Care was founded during the HIV epidemic in Scotland in 1989. Waverly Care offer a wealth of information through their website with the aim of education, as well as various support tools such as buddy systems and events. Visit Waverley Care's website.