The building was very close to CRP in Savar. The eight-storey building collapsed on the morning of 24th April 2013.
A well equipped CRP medical team immediately went to the disaster area to help the injured victims and provide support. Meanwhile, back at CRP, huge number of CRP staff and employees donated and collected bloods [...]
Bryan Whitty attended the Annual Charity Fair in St. John’s Renfield Church in Glasgow on Sat. 27th April. There was a mammoth baking stall Margaret Whitty and others raised the marvellous sum of £450. Richard Durk, a great supporter of VTT/CRP, also had a stall of family jewellery. The VTT stall was one of 12 [...]
As Advertised in the recent newsletter – Greeting Cards!
These cards were designed by patients at CRP. Funds raised from the sale of the cards go to VTT, and 97% of VTT’s income goes to CRP.
Single Cards – £1.50
Any four Cards – £5.00
50+ Cards – £1.00 each
Kate Hollands held a fund-raising dinner at the New Bombay Restaurant, Bedford on 4th December, 2012. A terrific £1615.00 was raised by those attending.
St. John’s Church, Hamilton – £984.53 – from Christmas service collections plus donations from the services held by St. John’s Primary School and Hamilton Grammar School.
£1,539.99 received from FCRP-Sweden for [...]
If you are inspired by some of the recent volunteer experiences below and are interested in becoming a volunteer then please look at the CRP website
Oxford University Volunteers
Grace Dowling, Cathy Zhang, Anna Carlgvist & Abigail Tyer – are all Oxford University medicine students. They came to know about CRP [...]
The ride was quite challenging with an average of 100+ miles per day, back-to-back for 9 days but as part of an organised ride with 500 other people there was always someone on hand to support when the going got tough. I’d highly recommend the experience and have attached a couple of shots , 1 [...]
The Eastern Spices Restaurant in Edinburgh attained the award and held a celebratory meal at George Heriot’s Rugby Club on 28th October 2012. Mr Assador Ali, the restaurant owner was very keen to donate the proceeds of the evening to CRP.
Bryan and Margaret Whitty were invited to attend the event and had the opportunity [...]
Bryan and Margaret Whitty were invited to a Celebratory Lunch organised by the Centre for Development of Glasgow Caledonian University to acknowledge the appointment of Professor. Mohammed Yunus, Nobel Laureate and founder of the remarkably successful Grameen Bank in Bangladesh, as Chancellor of Glasgow Caledonian University.
Prof Yunus has a great admiration for the work [...]
Bryan and Margaret Whitty were invited to attend this event at Dr Uddins “Britannia Spice Restaurant” on 24th October. A book about the doctors life has been written by A.F.M.Sayeed – “Blessed Son of Two Nations”. It is written in both Bengali and English. The launch of the book was attended by Alex Salmond, First [...]
Bryan and Margaret Whitty were joined by two supporters, Glen McGhee and Ross Gallacher at a VTT stall in St Johns Renfield Church Coffee morning on the 29th September.
As well as raising funds for the church kitchen, they also raised £250 for the VTT. Well done to all involved and to Margaret for [...]
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