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IWORK4ME welcomes new Trustee in role of Treasurer

By | December 5, 2012

IWORK4ME is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Trustee. Tony Dalli has recently joined the Board of Trustees in the role of Treasurer for the Charity. Tony works as an auditor and has more than 20 years of experience within the financial sector. He will monitor all financial matters of the Charity, reporting […]

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One Year of the Charity Event

By | October 30, 2012

On 1st October, IWORK4ME celebrated its first year with an event at the Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel. The event was attended by supporters, representatives from the Scottish Government and other service providers, Trustees, volunteers and many of those who have attended the recent drop in advice sessions. Richard Ibbotson, Chair of the Board of Trustees, […]

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Celebratory Event marking One Year of the Charity

By | September 5, 2012

IWORK4ME is celebrating its first year with an event at the Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor on Monday 1st October between 6.30 and 8.30pm. Guest speaker for the evening will be David Breslin of Speaking Literally. David has Asperger’s syndrome and has set up his own public speaking business doing presentations and workships to raise the profile […]

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Come along to our Drop In Advice Sessions!

By | August 17, 2012

Over the coming months IWORK4ME will be running a number of Drop in Advice Sessions for people seeking information about the possibility of self-employment options. These sessions will be facilitated by some of our Business Development Mentors and offer a first port of call for anybody with ASC who either has a clear business idea […]

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IWORK4ME seeks new Trustee

By | July 3, 2012

IWORK4ME is currently seeking an additional Trustee to take on the role of Treasurer and help manage the financial affairs of the organisation and ensure that proper accounts and records are kept, ensure financial resources are well managed and that appropriate internal financial controls are in place. The Treasurer will monitor the financial matters of […]

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Drop In Advice Sessions

By | June 27, 2012

Over the coming months IWORK4ME will be running a number of Drop in Advice Sessions for people seeking information about the possibility of self-employment options. These sessions will be facilitated by some of our Business Development Mentors and offer a first point of call for anybody with ASC who either has a clear business idea […]

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IWORK4ME is delighted to announce appointment of Development Manager

By | May 10, 2012

Sue Hope has recently joined IWORK4ME as Development Manager.  Over the coming months Sue will be working with the Trustees to take forward the aims of the charity and promote IWORK4ME as a voice for supported self- employment in Scotland.

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The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund

By | April 5, 2012

More good news for IWORK4ME. We have just been awarded a grant of £8,000 from the Bailey Thomas Charitable Trust. This will be used to continue the development of the charity and our core activities. Keep checking the website for more exciting news about our developments over the next few weeks.

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Scottish Government funding

By | January 17, 2012

Great news – We have just heard that our application to the Scottish Government’s autism development fund has been successful. This will fund the appointment of a Development Worker on a part-time basis for 18 months and further development of membership and the website. It will give us a real opportunity to get our activities […]

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The launch of IWORK4ME

By | June 10, 2011

On 21st September 2011 an event was held in Edinburgh to celebrate the beginning of the charity IWORK4ME and to launch our new website. This was an important occasion in the history of the new charity as it marks the end of the setting up of the charity and the beginning of real work, offering […]

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