Event: An Evening with Ewan Aitken.
Chair: Peter Macdonald, Minister of Broughton St Mary’s Church, Edinburgh.
Venue: Sanctuary, Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EL.
Date: Monday 14 October 2019.
Time: Registration: 6.30pm-7pm. Event: 7pm-8.45pm.
Event Description: A former Convener of Education and Leader of Edinburgh City Council and CoSLA spokesperson on Education, Ewan has over 30 years’ experience in the Public and 3rd sectors. He founded the National Prison Visitor Centre Steering group, the Ripple Project, the Youth Bus Trust and two Credit Unions. He is a member of Midlothian Integrated Joint Board and a Council member of the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, chairing its Inspiring Communities Network.
Ewan is a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, board member of the Ripple Project, Chair of BBC Children in Need Scotland Grants Committee, an advisor to Social Bite Communities Ltd. and to Circle Scotland and was a member of the CoSLA Commission on Strengthening Local Democracy. He’s Co-chair of the Edges of Care workgroup for the Independent Review of Care, a member of the Scottish Governments Rapid Rehousing Transition Plans Delivery Group and the Regional Council of the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Regional Deal.
In 2018 he received the SCVO Charity Awards Leading Light Award.
NB: There will be no refund if you cancel your booking.
Cost: £5/£3 (Concessions)/£1 (Students). For a Registration Form: