Young People who volunteer with Edible Estates can now receive points through the Young Scot activities programme.
All you need to join the programme is a Young Scot card then visit this website. Website offers a list of activities (including Edible Estates) which award points once completed. These points can then be used to enter competitions with great prizes, currently available is the chance to win a mountain bike.
Here is some information from the Young Scot Activity page:
Food growing right on your doorstep!
WHEE is project to support people in Wester Hailes to grow and cook their own food by setting up growing spaces in their estates.
They are looking for bright young people to get involved. No previous experience necessary.
Volunteering with them is not only great for your CV, will help you make new friends and will supply you with fresh, homegrown food for free!!
What are you waiting for?