There are lots of national and international charities close to our hearts at Peter Vardy, none more so than Children in Need and Sistema Scotland – a charity on a mission to create permanent social change through their Big Noise Orchestra Programmes in some of the most deprived communities in Scotland.
This is where our Partners and the Foundation work hand in hand to help raise money, awareness and offer support where possible. Click on the tabs below to learn more about our partners.
Most recently, we’ve launched a new Child Sponsorship Programme with Fields of Life, called One Child, to bring about positive change through the provision of quality education, a meal every day, a uniform and resources. Visit our One Child tab to find out more about this exciting campaign. A first for the motor industry!
Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland
The Scottish Spina Bifida Association employs specialist support and nursing staff to provide information and support to all those affected by the lifelong, complex disabilities of spina bifida and hydrocephalus.
Home-Start Kirkcaldy is affiliated to Home-Start UK, the country’s leading family support organisation and is dedicated to providing families with emotional and practical support in their own home environment.
Rachel House Hospice
Rachel House, Scotland’s first children’s hospice, was opened in 1996. The hospice is a purpose-built ‘home from home’ providing accommodation, expert care and most of all a place where families can relax and have fun.
Fields Of Life
Fields of Life is a passionate charity that partners with local communities in East Africa to build hope and help transform lives through the sponsorship of a child.
Orkidstudio | Sachibondu Health Centre
Orkidstudio works closely with the Sachibondu Health Centre near Mwinilunga to provide significantly improved health care facilities to benefit the whole community.
Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity
The vision of Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity is to ensure all children and young people who are treated at the Royal Hospital for Children have the best care and experience possible.
Kayleigh's Wee Stars
Founded and run by Kayleigh's parents, Jonathan and Anna Cordiner, Kayleigh's Wee Stars aims to provide financial support for families who have a child with a terminal illness.
COVEY (Community Volunteers Enabling Youth) is a voluntary project which recruits, trains and supports volunteer befrienders for vulnerable young people in the 7-16 age group in and around the Hamilton area.
Ups and Downs Theatre Group
The Ups and Downs Theatre Group offers a musical and drama programme for young people with Downs Syndrome, providing a range of positive experiences and most importantly portraying a hugely positive face of the disability.
The Yard is a purpose built indoor and outdoor adventure playground for children and young people with disabilities and their siblings - providing a place where they can play without feeling different in a well supported environment.
PKAVS is the leading charity enhancing lives and connecting communities throughout Perth & Kinross with a focus on helping individuals overcome personal barriers and ensure they have every chance to achieve their life goals.
CLAN Cancer Support
CLAN Cancer Support is a well-established, local charity providing emotional and practical support to people affected by cancer, their family, carers and friends - improving the quality of life for all those who turn to them for help and support.
Teen Challenge is a charity dedicated to helping young people who have developed life controlling problems, especially drug and alcohol addictions, and also to offer preventative help to those who may be in danger of developing life controlling problems.