Virtual Kiltwalk walkers

Updated: a day ago

Over £5,000 fundraised and counting by 13 individuals



The Edinburgh Virtual Kiltwalk took place over the weekend of 11th-13th September 2020. We had many SSCB supporters out in their stride walking many feet, metres, miles & kilometres! Raising over a fabulous £5,000.00 towards the Simpsons Special Care Babies, the Official Charity for the Neonatal Unit at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.


Out again and with even greater determination was our very own Secretary & Trustee Virginia Russell.


Gemma (SSCB Trustee) met Hannah in the neonatal unit as Hannah's little boy Freddie was in the cot next to her son, Ryan. The boys are now best buddies, and on Sunday 13th September, Gemma and Hannah walked 15.5miles and raised over £2000.


Enjoyed beautiful views from the top of Arthur’s Seat. Thanks so much to our family and friends for generous donations £320.83 raised for ⁦@SSCBcharity

Tweet by: A O'Kane⁩ ⁩


Thank you to Cameron and Megan for doing @thekiltwalk today (a brilliant 8 miles!!) and raising money for us! They were born at 29 weeks and spent 5 weeks in EdinburghNeo. Today they walked with their mum, dad and grandad!

Tweet by: SSCB


We are blown away by all your amazing support! Fundraising by individuals, with fund matching by The Hunter Foundation and individuals work matching still coming in!


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