Charities

One of the constitutional aims of the Dalkeith Singers is to contribute to charities and for each concert the choir selects a different charity to support and asks for donations from the audiences at each of our concerts. Since 1976 the following charities are among those who have benefited from the support of the Dalkeith Singers:

Arthritis and Rheumatism Council
Children on the Edge
Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS)
CLIC Sargent (Caring for Children with Cancer)
Council for Music in Hospitals
Drum Riding School
Family Care
Fighting Against Cancer in Edinburgh (FACE)
Friends of Midlothian’s Children
Hearing Dogs for Deaf People
Hearts and Minds Clowndoctors
Highbank House
Loanhead Club
Lothians Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society (SANDS)
Lugton School
MacMillan Cancer Relief Fund
Malcolm Sargent Fund for Children
Mercy Ships
Midlothian Befriending Scheme
Midlothian Bereavement Counselling Support Association
National Association for Colitis and Crohn’s Disease
National Schizophrenia Foundation
Oxfam
PHAB Club
Project Linus
RSPCC
Save the Children
Scottish Motor Neurone Disease Association
Sick Children’s Hospital
Special Needs Accommodation Project
St.Columba’s Hospice
The Iris Fund