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Supporting Scotland's vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

Wednesday 15 June  |  Crowne Plaza, Glasgow  |  #ScotCharityAwards

Earn Your Stripes – building skills to champion wildlife - Scottish Badgers

About Earn Your Stripes – building skills to champion wildlife - Scottish Badgers

‘Earn Your Stripes – building skills to champion wildlife’ is a unique skills development project supporting the next generation of wildlife champions. Charities Scottish Badgers and Scottish Wildlife Trust joined forces to provide a structured 4-6 week training programme for 16-24 year olds with learning difficulties. Topics included everything from wildlife tracking to environmental campaigning, with participants choosing from a range of challenges designed with different learning/ intelligence styles and interests in mind. Participants ‘Earned Their Stripes’ at a certificate ceremony around the campfire, where each participant was recognised for their unique contributions to the project.

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