Westhill Open Award Group
WesthillDoE@aol.co.uk

Duke of Ed logoWelcome to Westhill Open Award Group

We are a volunteer group registered with Aberdeenshire Council to train and support Duke of Edinburgh's Award participants aged 14-24 from the
local area aiming to complete their Bronze, Silver or Gold Award. If you've started your Award elsewhere and need help to finish it - get in touch!
LATEST NEWS updated 23rd November
WHAT'S HAPPENING NEXT: 
 
Tuesday Bronze & Silver 25th November with
Thursday Bronze, Silver & Gold on 27th November
 
First of the year
to complete their
Bronze Awards - congrats to Kirsty, Rebecca, Amy & Chloe!

 
 
 
NEW: Check out the Red Cross free first aid elearning & app on our Training page. Also worth a try is OS locate!
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 12 BRONZE TEAMS WHO HAVE COMPLETED THEIR QUALIFYING EXPEDITIONS!
 Many thanks to the Supervisors and Assessors who make it all possible - THANK YOU!

Huge thank you to all the volunteers who make these events possible - THANK YOU!
SILVER EXPEDITIONS
Congratulations to all 4 Silver teams who have successfully completed their Practice and Qualifying Expeditions! Well done to participants, supervisors and assessors too, along with a huge thank you 
GOLD EXPEDITIONS
Congratulations to HAYLEY on completion of her Gold Award! We look forward to more Gold completions with
two teams completing Practice and/or Qualifying Expeditions this summer - well done!
CAN WE HELP YOU?
Do you have volunteering opportunities for 14-23 year olds? Get in touch by emailing  WesthillDoE@aol.co.uk
HELP!
- We need donations of sandwiches for distribution to the homeless in Aberdeen every Tuesday
- What about fundraising for your favourite charity or a ShelterBox, DAWGS, Macmillan Cancer Support, CLAN, Youth Cafe?
- Help in Westhill at the Lawsondale café for SensationALL, Westhill & Skene Lions club monthly book sales, the monthly market at Ashdale Hall
- help a conservation project: NTS, Bailies of Bennachie, Milton of Crathes railway, Woodend Barn café or garden?
- litter pick an area near your home
THANK YOU to our most recent generous sponsors:
 
Westhill & Elrick  Community Council have sponsored
Outdoor Pursuits First Aid training for Gold Award participants for a 3rd year in a row - thank you!
 
      
 
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