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Our stories are connected

26 May 2022

We are happy to say that our event "Our stories are connected" that will take place on the 24th of June, at the Garnethill Multicultural Centre, has been added to the Refugee Festival Scotland website! Read more

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Food and Climate Action Fund

10 May 2022

The Food and Climate Action Fund has launched. They are looking for applications from anyone in Glasgow with a project idea relating to Food and Climate. You have until 26th May to get in an application. Read more

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Community meal celebrates Eid

10 May 2022

On Friday 6 May our regular Community Meal was a celebration of the festival of Eid, at which people from all communities ate and were entertained together . Photos Read more

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Multicultural Community Food Hub

29 April 2022

Today our Multicultural Community Food Hub has had its official opening with the participation of the Lord Provost. Everyone enjoyed the nice weather, the entertainment and the community meal afterwards. Read more

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Central Food Forum - Initial Information Session

26 April 2022

Glasgow Community Food Network is creating Food Forums around the city, which will be spaces for local organisations and individuals to come together to discuss food and environmental issues. Our aim is to create a more resilient food system in Glasgow that is fairer and kinder to people and the planet. Read more

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Bridge Festival Pop up Concert

22 April 2022

CWIN is hosting a free pop up concert of The Bridge Festival at our community meal here at Garnethill Multicultural Centre. You will have a chance to listen to some of Europe's most renowned and innovative string musicians! Read more

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Visit from Asylum Seeker Housing Project

8 April 2022

Caroline from the Asylum Seeker Housing Project and Community InfoSource has visited to our community meal. Her message is powerful: You are entitled to a home that is in good condition. You don't need to be afraid to complain about the condition of your home as an asylum seeker. Read more

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Network Meeting

14 March 2022

Today we had our network meeting where we discussed CWIN activities including: food hub, community meals, integration activities, access project and volunteers, outdoor activities and walk for purpose and shared information with the participants. Our community activator Jenny McGillivray did a presentation on the Food Forum. Read more

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Visit from MSP Paul Sweeney

25 February 2022

MSP Paul Sweeney joined our community meal to give a beautifully inspiring update on his campaign for free bus travel for asylum seekers. He also had a look around our newly opened food hub, spoke to lots of community members about individual issues and took on casework for them. Read more

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Food Hub ready to open

17 February 2022

CWIN's community food hub is almost ready for its big opening on Friday 18 February. Planned together with our partners at Garnethill Multicultural Community Centre, it is located in the lower floor of the Centre. Read more

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