It’s Good 2 Give

Lynne McNicoll appointed OBE

CHILDREN’S CANCER FUNDRAISER AND FOUNDER OF ITS GOOD 2 GIVE EARNS QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY HONOUR The founder of an Edinburgh-based charity which has raised over £1 million to support children with cancer and their families has been appointed OBE in the Queen’s birthday honours. Lynne McNicoll, chair and founder of It’s Good 2 Give, receives the […]

Lynne McNicoll OBE

It’s Good 2 Give announce their newest patron – Peter Capaldi

It’s Good 2 Give is a small but ambitious charity run by Lynne McNicoll and her team of volunteers. They are being tipped for big success after attracting an international TV star and cultural icon as its new patron. Peter Capaldi has announced he will assist the charity ‘It’s Good 2 Give’ in its campaign to […]

Peter Capaldi

William Y Darling Bequest for Good Citizenship awarded to Lynne McNicoll

Each year The City of Edinburgh Council invites organisations and individuals in the City to nominate persons for consideration for presentation of the Award for Good Citizenship instituted by the Will of the late Sir William Y Darling, Lord Provost of Edinburgh (1941-1944The Award is made to the citizen or citizens of Edinburgh who, in […]

Photo by Rich Dyson

FEATURE – It’s Good 2 Trek up Mount Kilimanjaro

It’s Good 2 Trek up Mount Kilimanjaro We have featured It’s Good 2 Give several times before and we officially support the Edinburgh-based cancer charity for children and their families. Not one to shy away from a challenge, the founder of It’s Good 2 Give Lynne McNicoll, is leading a team of 31 people up […]

SILENT AUCTION – Stunning cake available in aid of It’s Good 2 Give

Bid now for this bespoke cake This evening we were at an event for Its’ Good 2 Give and our friend won the star prize of this amazing cake from Loulabelle Bakes. Rather than eat it herself, our friend has selflessly offered it to us to ‘raffle’ off to our readers to raise even more […]

FEATURE – It’s Good to Write competition for It’s Good 2 Give

It’s Good to Write launches nationwide to raise money for It’s Good 2 Give It’s Good to Write Have you ever wanted to write but never known where to begin? Or been daunted by the prospect of writing a whole novel? Now’s your chance. It’s Good to Write is a literary project which will  bring […]

EVENT – Charity Battle of the Bands – Friday 5th October 2012

What? A fantastic night for age 16+.  8 bands battle it out for top position – who will the judges pick? Come and find out. Cheer on your favourite band. Where? The Liquid Rooms, Victoria Street, Edinburgh When? Friday 5 October 2012 6pm to 10pm Cost? only £6 per ticket – there is also a […]

EVENT – It’s Good 2 Give Autumn 2011 events

One of our chosen charities to support is It’s Good 2 Give run by the amazing Lynne McNicoll. There’s some amazing Autumn (and beyond) events coming up that are always lots of fun as well as raising lots of money for the charity. Starting off with some literary events: Afternoon tea with Lin Anderson On […]

EVENT – Charity Zumba Class, Sunday 19th June 2011

Get fit whilst raising money Local Edinburgh charity It’s Good 2 Give are holding a Zumba class for charity on Sunday 19th June 2011. Led by professional instructor Angie Dickson, this inaugural Zumba event is sure to have a party atmosphere.  Open to anyone over the age of 16, every penny of the £5 entry fee […]