Monthly Archives: March 2015


March 2015

McTaggarts French Themed Fundraiser

The lovely McTaggart's held a charity day all proceeds from their French themed menu went towards the Cookie Jar Foundation and theRoyal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh. It was a fantastic day and thanks to the McTaggarts over £1000 was raised.  Liz McTaggart had this to say on the fundraiser:  "You spent £1181.30 in the cafe, [...]

Annual Crossbar Challenge: This Time It Got Personal

The Cookie Jar annual Crossbar Challenge took place on the 8th of March. As always it was a tense affair. The event organised by family friends Ross Somerville and Patrick Wallace has raised over £500 for the charity. Patrick and his team came out on top 20-18. Ross has officially lunched an appeal based on [...]

Edinburgh Blood Donor Centre- Raising Awareness For Giving Blood

You never fully appreciate just how important giving blood is until you or a loved one comes face to face with cancer. During his illness Chris had numerous transfusions, wither it was blood, platelets, or plasma. We had no idea until then the amount of products that can be gleaned from a pint of blood! [...]

Rotary Club of Inverkeithing and Dalgety Bay Present The Cookie Jar With a Cheque

We were delighted to be invited to lunch with The Rotary Club of Inverkeithing and Dalgety Bay today, and to be presented with a cheque for £1,000 from their annual raffle by the President Hamish Ferguson. Thank you for our lovely lunch and to the members for their support. As always we appreciate the support [...]