ScotsInPoland.com is the web site of the St Andrew's Foundation, a charitable body established by Scots based in Poland. Our objectives are to:
- promote Scottish culture in Poland
- support selected Polish charities
- run Scottish events such as the annual Caledonian Ball in Warsaw
- promote good relations between Scots and Poles
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Our activities are currently supporting the following childrens' charities:
Centrum Rehabilitacji, Edukacji i Opieki TPD "Helenów"
A charity supporting children with a wide range of disabilities. More information »
Iskierka supports children suffering from cancer. More information »
Donors and Sponsors
We offer our thanks to some of the leading businesses in Poland as well as individual donors and sponsors - their support will help us to deliver to some excellent charitable causes.
There isn''t room to name all our donors and sponsors here, so please visit our donors page to learn more about them.
If you''d like to support us and help selected Polish charities, please contact us.
PLN 300,000 for Hippotherapy Arena
PLN 300,000 for Helenów’s Hippotherapy Arena St Andrew’s Foundation has continued its partnership with TPD Helenów with the aim of completing an indoor Hippotherapy Arena by agreeing to make a further donation of PLN 240,000 in 2018. The donation is made up of PLN 110,000 from our activities in 2016…
Have a great holiday. Join us for the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball 2018!
Thank you for supporting us and our partner charities in 2017. We hope you’ll continue helping us to make a difference to kids’ lives in Poland during 2018. Join us for the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball in the Warsaw Marriott on Saturday 24 November 2018.
What a night! The Caledonian Charity Ball 2017
St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball 2017 – Photo Gallery Were you at the Caledonian Charity Ball on Saturday 25 November 2017? We had another fabulous evening while raising almost PLN 175,000 for charity – with your help we’ve now raised more than PLN 500,000 from the last three Balls. Working…
Appeals for donations at the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball There’s been a lot of interest and favourable comment on the “Braveheart” video appeal played at this year’s St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball in the Warsaw Marriott Hotel on Saturday 25 November 2017. It is one of a series produced…
Making a difference
Your support is making a difference A huge thank you to all the guests at and sponsors of the 2017 St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball – you have helped us to raise almost PLN 175,000 for childrens’ charities. The total amount raised by the St Andrew’s Foundation over the last…
Final arrangements for the Ball We’re now finalising arrangements for the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball to be held at the Warsaw Marriott Hotel on Saturday 25 November 2017. The programme for the evening, which promises non-stop action and entertainment, can be found here. Guest of Honour We’re reliably informed…
New Ambulance for Kids’ Hospital
Donations support a new ambulance for kids On Monday 6 November 2017, St Andrew’s Foundation attended the formal handover of a new ambulance to the Emergency Department of the Upper Silesian Child Health Centre in Katowice. From donations made at the 2016 St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball we donated PLN…
Complimentary offer for Charity Ball ticket holders!
Complimentary dance tuition for Charity Ball ticket holders Our friends at Arthur Murray Dance Studio have put together a special complimentary dance tuition offer for 2017 St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball ticket holders! If you’d like a complimentary dance lesson for two people you must take up this offer before…
A Taste of Scotland
Reserve your ticket for a feast of Scottish goodness We can confirm from a recent tasting organised by our friends at the Warsaw Marriott Hotel that there is a fantastic dinner menu lined up for guests at the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball which is being held on Saturday 25…
Overcome your fear… and reserve your ticket for the Ball!
Don’t fear the kilted Scots – Reserve your Ball tickets today Comedian Graham Norton shows you how to overcome your fear of the kilt! Watch this video and be sure to reserve your seats (we have only a few remaining) for the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball at the Warsaw…