Tuesday 19th April, 2022 at 10:13am
At a time of rising poverty and amid a cost-of-living crisis, Partick Thistle supporters have launched a new initiative “Jags For Good” – independently launched and separate from the Club which is run by a group of fans – that aims to mobilise the Thistle fanbase in support of social justice causes in Maryhill and across Glasgow. The initiative initially involves two main activities.
The first activity is an online fundraising drive, with all donations being used to purchase season tickets that will be distributed to local charity Maryhill Integration Network (MIN). MIN work to bring together communities in Maryhill – particularly people who are asylum seekers, refugees and migrants – and to support them in their lives. You can donate here: https://gofund.me/e92356f2
The second activity is a donation drive for Glasgow North West Foodbank at Saturday’s home match against Dunfermline.
Volunteers will be located at various points outside Firhill to collect food donations. The foodbank are currently in particular need of:
Please give generously if you can.
You can follow Jags For Good on Twitter at @JagsForGood