Michael Houston

My name is Michael Houston and I was awarded a grant from the Holywood Trust. After suffering a knee injury in 2015, I turned my attention to my coaching badges – and started working through these in 2016 thanks to the help and generosity of the Holywood Trust. I gained 10 different qualifications as a result of this, with the …

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Katie McMillan

In June 2018 I was provided with an grant of £1000 from the Holywood trust and I am writing to you to give an update on my season from August 2018 – May 2019.  In August myself and my team came second at the Greenacres leg of the u21 Slam, in October I won the Henderson Bishop Ladies trophy in …

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Georgia Gray

With the very generous donation from The Holywood Trust I was able to be part of an amazing, emotional trip. On 5th October 2018 I travelled to Nakuru, Kenya with 7 other volunteers, including my mum, with a charity called African Adventures Foundation. We were based in a primary school called The Walk Centre for 2 weeks. There are 260 …

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Sam Donkin

Sam was offered a place to be a member of the Junior Orchestra of the National Youth Orchestras of Scotland (NYOS) in 2018. He attended a spring residential course and a summer course with NYOS as well as performed at two end-of-course concerts. The total amount of the NYOS annual membership was £700. The Trust very kindly provided financial assistance …

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