During the Coronavirus Crisis, Balhousie Care Group homes have been overwhelmed with donations from the local community and businesses. We cannot thank you all enough. Letters have gone out to those who have donated, but here is a round-up:
Mackays Jam for their hampers.
Arbikie Distillery for their hand sanitiser.
The Co-op in Kirriemuir for its bread donation to staff.
Morrisons in Arbroath for donating bread loaves, fresh crumpets and morning rolls to staff.
Dominos Dundee, Bonnybridge and Crieff for pizza deliveries to staff.
Franco’s cafe, Carnoustie for the homemade baked goods for staff.
Crunch Munch in Crieff for treats for staff.
Snakatak in Crieff for takeaway meals for staff.
DC Thomson for magazine deliveries to residents.
Pitlochry High School for tablet devices for residents.
Chris White Music for music performances outside our care homes.
Scotmid Co-op in Rattray for bread, cakes and biscuits for staff.
Yoyo Games/Playtech for its cash donation to our Social Bite initiative.
Carrick Management, Barrs, Diageo/Blair Atholl Distillery, Ineos for hand sanitiser.
Dundee Volunteer & Voluntary Action, Ooni, Trade Print Dundee, Sew Easy, Websters High School for face masks.
FLEXcon Europe, Baird’s Pharmacy, Studio IX Tattoo, Hazel Dunn, Forfar Academy, Wild Fox Events, Brechin High School, Websters High School, Carnoustie High School, Grove Academy for face shields and visors.
Must Eat Perth for food for staff.
Chris Cox, Ade Adepitan and Linda Harrison for video messages to Balhousie Monkbarns staff.
Angus Soft Fruits for punnets of strawberries.
Katie Nicoll and DD8 Music for the gig in the garden at Balhousie Lisden.
The Chippy in Blairgowrie for providing pizza to staff.
China China in Perth for the buffet lunch for staff.
Sheryl McLuckie for care packs.
Colin Barr for piping in the garden at Lisden.
Dorothy Bruce for washbags for staff.
Freemasons in Forfar for gloves and masks.
Star Rock Shop for the sweetie hamper.
The Co-op in Pitlochry for Easter eggs.
The Edinburgh Woollen Mill for shortbread and fudge.
Pitlochry Dam & Visitors’ Centre for shortbread donation.
Wild Fox Events for face masks and goggles.
Donna Robinson/Body Shop at Home for hand creams.
Craigvrack Hotel for staff lunch.
Anne Millar for handmade craft cards.
Hevelyn’s Angels for snacks and biscuits.
Kevin Carr for toiletries.
Gerard McTique for jam, marmalade and honey.
Kath Booth for cakes.
Perth Royal Infirmary for uniform bags.