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.
Don’t miss out – reserve now!
Reserve your places for the 2017 Ball! Don’t miss out on Warsaw’s best night out – the annual St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball 2017 on Saturday 25 November 2017. The Ball starts with a reception at 18:30 and finishes in the early hours. In between you’ll enjoy a Scottish themed…
What a Ball!
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St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball 2016 We hope this image gallery will give you fond memories of the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball held in the Warsaw Marriott on Saturday 26 November 2016 when with the generous support of our donors, sponsors and supporters almost PLN 190,000 was raised for…
Thank you for giving so generously
Ball raises c. PLN 190,000 for charity A key objective of the St Andrew’s Foundation is to raise funds for our supported charities, currently TPD Helenów and Fundacja Iskierka. Paul Gogolinski of St Andrew’s Foundation meets Kuba, Klaudia and Filip and learns about their hopes and ambitions in this very…
All will be revealed!
The Final Countdown We’re now counting down the hours and minutes to the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball at Warsaw’s Marriott Hotel on Saturday 26 November 2016. If you’re one of the lucky ticket holders for the best night out in Warsaw, we look forward to welcoming you at 19:00,…
Are you ready?
The 2016 St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball, to be held on 26 November 2016, is rapidly approaching. There are only a very few tickets left – book here if you haven’t already secured your tickets…. If you have your tickets, are you ready to dance!! The Dashing White Sergeant One…
Respirators for Cancer Hospitals
Donations support purchase of respirators Fundacja Iskierka, who received a donation of PLN 90,000 from St Andrew’s Foundation (Umowa Darowizny – Iskierka (07/01/2016)), have announced the completion of the purchase of three respirators for hospitals in Chorzów, Katowice and Zabrze. The donation from St Andrew’s Foundation was matched by contributions…
PLN 150,000 donated to Charities
The St Andrew’s Foundation has donated PLN 150,000 raised from its activities in 2015 to two Polish childrens’ charities – Fundacja “Iskierka” and Centrum Rehabilitacji, Edukacji i Opieki TPD “Helenów”. The St Andrew’s Foundation President, Ben Bannatyne, said “we’re delighted to have had a successful opening year having formed the…
Reserve the date for 2016’s Ball!
The next edition of Warsaw’s best night out, the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball, is to be held at the Warsaw Marriott Hotel on Saturday 26 November 2016! Reserve your tickets now and don’t miss out!
St Andrew’s Caledonian Ball 2015 – Gallery
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Kinyeunnerstauan (Can you understand) the Scottish accent? Can you follow the announcements at the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball? If the answer is no to either of these questions, or if you’d just like a good laugh, take our free language course, “Parliamo Glasgow” hosted by Stanley Baxter.