MIN Director Wins Spotlight Award

Huge congratulations to our Director Rema on winning the Spotlight Award at the Scottish Women’s Business Awards on Sunday 19th May 2019! You can read more about the Rema and the awards here and about Rema’s journey and how she came to join MIN here in articles from the Evening Times.

Scottish Women in Business Awards 2019 hosted by Jane McCarry at the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow – 19 May 2019 – © Julie Broadfoot // Juliebee – www.juliebee.uk

Moving Minds XI

MIN’s Joyous Choir and the Colours of Life International Dancers will be performing once more at this year’s Moving Minds event at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum on Saturday 25th May 2019. Join us at the event for our performances and stalls including henna painting, hand massage and knitting with the Knit for Unity: Across the Globe group from 11am.

MIN Closed for European Elections May 2019

MIN will be closed from 6pm on Wednesday 22nd May 2019 and all day Thursday 23rd May due to Maryhill Community Centre being used as a Polling Station, this means there will be NO Family Nest or Youth Group on Wednesday and NO Oasis Women’s Group or Joyous Choir on Thursday. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, activities will return as normal the following week.


Image by John Mounsey from Pixabay

Refugee Festival Scotland 2019

MIN are excited to be part of #RefugeeFestScot events programme that came out on Wednesday! We are taking part in a number of events in #Glasgow with our partners Knit for Unity: Across the Globe, Confab and CanalCraft as well as hosting our own event with our Family Nest group ❤️ you can find out more info about all the events happening during the festival here – https://www.refugeefestivalscotland.co.uk/programme-2019/ or click on our Events page on Facebook 🙂

MIN Closed for Public Holiday

MIN’s Office will be closed on Monday 6th May 2019 for the Public Holiday, there is also no Knitting Group or Football on that day but the Student Action for Refugees Conversation Club will still be on from 5.30 – 7.30pm if you want to practice your English conversation.