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Mary's Meals

About us

Image description: Blue and white page featuring a picture of a young girl in school smiling as she eats porridge provided by Mary's Meals.   Text reads: About Mary’s Meals. School + Food = Hope! Quick facts: A Scottish Charity- started 20 years ago in Dalmally, Argyll; Feeds 2 million children every day across 20 countries; £15.90 feeds a child in their place of education for a year; 93% of donations go directly to their charitable activities. Charity No. SC022140Image description: Blue page featuring 2 photos: one of a group of four at the Kiltwalk wearing their medals, one of a group of around 12 people dressed up for a Halloween Movie Night.  Text reads: Strath Mary’s Meals: Our Society. Fundraising- sponsored school: Nyaulombo, in Malawi; 486 children to feed for a year = fundraising goal of £7,727.40; 3rd year sponsoring this specific school. Community- meet new people: Fortnightly society meetings; Regular socials; Members-only Facebook group and discord channel; Commitment to keeping events accessible, including financially. How to get involved: Become a member; Follow our social medias; Volunteer with us; Come to an event (always advertised on the Union website); Donate to our sponsored school (any donation is so appreciated!).Image description: White page featuring multiple photos of the society at various events including fundraisers, meetings and socials.  Text reads: Become a member. Benefits of being a member: Membership money goes to our fundraising; Social opportunities; Members-only facebook group and discord channel.  Yearly and semester memberships available: Strath Students: Semester membership: £2.50 Year membership: £5 Associate members: Semester membership: £3.50 Year membership: £7Image description: Four rows of images, all rows having two photos- the first photo in each row is a picture of the society/a member of the society at an awards ceremony; the second photo in each row is a picture of the relevant awards logo/awards announcement.  Text reads: Special Accomplishments:   (Row 1)  Strath Union STAR Awards: Astrid Yeates Charity Project of the Year 2021 and 2022.  (Row 2) National Societies and Volunteering Awards: Shortlisted for Collaboration of the Year (with Strath Foodbank) 2022.  (Row 3) National Student Fundraising Association Awards: Shortlisted for Student Fundraising Group of the Year 2022.  (Row 4) National Student Fundraising Association Awards: Collaboration of the Year (with Strath Foodbank) 2022.Image description: Pale blue page with four polaroid style pictures of events with a label and location below each photo.  Text reads: Some big moments from 2021-2022…  (Top-left picture) Head 2 the Shed, July 2021. Glasgow - Dalmally.  (Top-right picture) Donation Drive, November 2021 (Foodbank Society collab). On Campus- Strath Union.  (Bottom-left picture) Kiltwalk, April 2022. Glasgow - Balloch.  (Bottom-right picture) Backpack Project Collection, April 2022. Renfrewshire (Destination: Malawi).Image description: Meet the committee page 1- pastel pink background with three photos. Features a daisy graphic in the corner.  Text reads: Jenny, President.  4th Year, Scots Law LLB.  Society Member for 4 years; 3rd year on the committee! (Secretary > VP > President)  3 personal facts: From Oban; Fave colour: pink; A big Taylor Swift fan.Image description: Meet the committee page 2- pastel green background with three photos. Features a graphic of Orion’s belt in the corner.  Text reads: Andrew, Vice President.  3rd Year, English and Creative Writing.  1st year in the society; 1st time on the committee! (A complete newbie!)  3 personal facts: From Hamilton; Fave animal: koala bear; Loves Star Wars and AC/DC.Image description: Meet the committee page 3- pastel purple background with three photos. Features a cup of tea graphic in the corner.  Text reads: Keri, Treasurer.  4th Year, Primary Education.  Member of the Society for 2 years; 1st time on the committee!  3 personal facts: From Orkney;  Fave animal: sausage dog; Obsessed with plants.

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Events

Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
3rd October
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
17th October
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting
31st October
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
14th November
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
28th November
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
9th January
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
23rd January
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
6th February
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
20th February
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
6th March
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
20th March
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!

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Memberships

  • Mary's Meals Strath Students Semester 1 Membership£2.50
  • Mary's Meals Strath Students Full Year Membership£5.00
  • Mary's Meals Associate Full Year Membership£7.00
  • Mary's Meals Associate Semester 1 Membership£3.50

 

Upcoming Events

Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
3rd October 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting! Strath Mary's Meals Monday Meeting
17th October 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!
Monday Meeting
31st October 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Mandela Auditorium
Come along to be the 1st to hear big updates like upcoming events & volunteering opportunities, plus meet new people & hang-out! Everyone is welcome- you don't need to be a society member!

 

 

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