Scottish Charity Fundraising Activity - Digby Brown Solicitors
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Working with key Scottish charities

For many years, we have been working closely with a number of charities to support them both financially and practically. We are proud to say that as Digby Brown grows, so too does our ethos of giving something back and playing an active role in communities around Scotland.

In 2016, we were named Corporate Social Responsibility Firm of the Year at the Law Awards 2016 and the Scott & Co. Legal Awards have recognised our work in this area as well – Digby Brown won the Community Contribution Award in 2014, 2015 and 2018.

Winner at Scott and Co Legal Awards 2018

Below is just a flavour of the inspirational charities and organisations we support and some of the work we do together:

Asbestos Action

The charity supports sufferers of asbestos-related conditions and their families across Scotland with access to legal and welfare advice as well as running carers and support groups.   

Digby Brown colleagues from our Dundee office and across the country have taken part in a raft of fundraising activities and we supported the charity in raising the profile of asbestos related conditions and the dangers of asbestos.

Clydebank Asbestos Group

Our Industrial Disease team at Digby Brown has close links with Clydebank Asbestos Group, a Scottish charity set up in 1992 to help asbestos sufferers and bereaved relatives.

Bobath Scotland

Bobath Scotland is a charity which provides therapy for people livng with cerebral palsy. We support Bobath in a number of ways including their first ever World Cerebral Palsy Day conference which took place in October 2014 and was attended by over 200 people. Digby Brown are supporting the fifth annual conference to be held on Thursday 4th October 2018 at Hampden Park in Glasgow. To register for this conference, please visit http://cerebralpalsyscotland.org.uk/conference

Supporting those affected by a Spinal Cord Injury…

Spinal Injuries Scotland

Digby Brown’s Winter Dinner Dance for Spinal Injuries Scotland has been running for 15 years and is the highlight of our fundraising calendar.

Every year this event is a real team effort between staff members and partners of Digby Brown, Clinical and support staff at the Spinal Injuries unit at the Southern General Hospital and staff and members of Spinal Injuries Scotland. The event has now raised over £600,000 to support this inspirational organisation.

Caledonian Crushers

As part of the Digby Brown’s ongoing support and commitment to those affected by a spinal cord injury in Scotland, the firm sponsor the Caledonian Crushers, Glasgow’s wheelchair rugby club.  The firm has arranged for members of the Scottish Rugby team to attend a training session with the Crushers and Digby Brown staff members have also taken part in games.

Wheelchair Basketball

Digby Brown were delighted to announce a new partnership in 2018 with basketballscotland, supporting Wheelchair Basketball here in Scotland. This organisation is dedicated to giving wheelchair users back their independence and improving their well-being.

Horatio's Garden Scotland

Horatio's Garden offers a tranquil place outside for patients with a spinal cord injury to go to with their families and friends. Digby Brown are supporting their events and activities programme for patients at the Scottish National Spinal Injuries Unit.


Helping out in the world of traumatic head injury...

Child Brain Injury Trust

The Child Brain Injury Trust supports children, their families and professionals and helps the families come to terms with what has happened. Digby Brown provide a range of support to help this charity, including our staff volunteering to help put on family events throughout the year.

Compass BISL

Compass BISL provide specialist services for adults, children and young people with acquired brain injury (ABI) within the Dumfries and Galloway area. Digby Brown provide legal services to members such as advice about benefits and securing compensation.

Head Injury Information Days

We have held Head Injury Information Days across Scotland including Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Inverness and Dumfries.  Head Injury Information Days bring together people living with acquired brain injuries, their families and carers, along with organisations and professionals working in the field.


Campaigning for change…

Brake

We support Brake, the road safety charity in its work to reduce the needless injuries and deaths on our roads as a result of road traffic accidents.  Fraser Simpson, Partner in Digby Brown, volunteers as Brake’s Scottish spokesperson and we have supported Brake’s Road Safety Awareness Week activities and Rural Road Safety campaigns among others.

Local Charity Partnerships

Each year, our seven offices nominate a local charity partner to support for the year. This year's charity partners are:

Glasgow Local Charity - Simon Community Scotland

Edinburgh Local Charity - Fresh Start

Dundee Local Charity - Food Train

Inverness Local Charity - Headway Highland

Kirkcaldy Local Charity - Frontline Fife

Aberdeen Local Charity - Cash for KIds

Ayr Local Charity - Ayrshire Cancer Support

 



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