Charities benefit from Yorkshire Building Foundation fundraiser

Jackie Rae from Dumfries and Galloway Blood Bikes with Kirsty Hawthorn, Ashley Johnstone and Myra Watson.
Jackie Rae from Dumfries and Galloway Blood Bikes with Kirsty Hawthorn, Ashley Johnstone and Myra Watson.

Two charities have received a share of £100,000 from Yorkshire Building Society Charitable Foundation after being nominated by people in Newton Stewart.

Dumfries and Galloway Blood Bikes and Minnigaff Community Nursery have been given £100 each after the Society’s Small Change Big Difference® Month campaign.

Gavin Marr, Proprietor of Marr Financial Services Ltd who run the Newton Stewart agency, said: “I’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who came in and nominated a charity for a donation during our Small Change Big Difference Month campaign.”