Charity News

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation launches new fundraiser #LockdownChopdown

July 15, 2020

After three months of waiting, hairdressers across Scotland have opened their doors and are welcoming clients back onto their premises. To mark this occasion Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation, the official charity partner of NHS Lothian, has launched a fundraising initiative called #LockdownChopdown. The charity is calling for anyone who…

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation Supports Outdoor Wellbeing Space for Staff at East Lothian Community Hospital

July 14, 2020

Staff at East Lothian Community Hospital now have access to an attractive and comfortable outdoor space thanks to charitable funds received from Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation. Before the new benches and parasols were installed, staff would either stand during breaks or sit on the ground if they wanted to…

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation announces successful artists for their ‘Life Under Lockdown’ Residencies

July 7, 2020

Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation’s award-winning arts programme, Tonic Arts, today announced the successful artists for their ‘Life Under Lockdown’ micro-residencies. A call out was issued in May, seeking seven visual artists across seven generations who could creatively capture living through the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown from their personal and generational…