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Food by the ton going to people who need it

29 May 2020

This week CWIN staff and volunteers processed 984 kilos (just under one ton) of donated food. 63  food parcels were distributed direct to people in their homes. Less than 10 parcels were handed out at the Centre, by prior arrangement only. Some surplus food was passed on to other charities.  Read more

CWIN response to Covid-19

1 May 2020

In response to the current crisis we have suspended our community meal and all other face to face group activities. However many of our staff and volunteers are still working to support people who are affected both by the lockdown and by difficulties arising from their migration status. Read more

Crisis Support from Refuweegee

13 April 2020

A message from Refuweegee offering support to anyone who needs it: Read more

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International Womens Day 2020

14 March 2020

Inspirational speeches, good food and entertainment at our International Womens Day event, 13 March 2020   Photos Read more

Burns celebration 2020

1 February 2020

CWIN Robert Burns celebration at Hillhead Library: poems in languages ranging from Scots to Farsi, wonderful Burns songs from Dynamic Ladies and haggis paratha! Pictures    Read more

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World Banquet 2019

9 December 2019

The CWIN World Banquet was held again on 6 December 2019. The theme was 'Peace', and our chef and volunteers served dishes from four countries torn by conflict. Pictures Read more

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Ten years of CWIN

28 October 2019

CWIN celebrated ten years since it first began, as part of our Annual General Meeting in October 2019. Pictures here. Read more

Community research launched

17 October 2019

At a special event recently, CWIN and Community Food and Health Scotland launched the community-led research exploring the experiences of ethnic minority communities around food security, diet and obesity (available here). There was a day of lively discussions about the questions raised by the research. Read more

Interfest 2019

22 June 2019

There was lots of activity in and around Garnethill Multicultural Community Centre for Interfest, part of the Refugee Festival, with  the Centre and many other local partners involved. Photos Read more

Tea in the Park

2 June 2019

There was music, poetry, dancing and cake at our Tea in the Park event at the An Clachan cafe in Kelvingrove Park. Photos. And people from around the world told us what tea means to them. Read more

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