News Donate for free as you shop online this Christmas Did you know you can support ACT whilst doing your Christmas shopping? By registering with easyfundraising or AmazonSmile you can donate to us while you shop online without it costing you a penny. Easyfundraising is free to sign up to, all you have to do is register on their website. Then, shop as normal and ACT will receive free donations! Over 3,500 retailers are signed up including M&S, eBay and John Lewis. Over 1.5 million supporters have so far raised over £25 million. You can sign up to support ACT while you shop here. AmazonSmile is another way for you to support ACT for free. Shopping through AmazonSmile will provide the usual Amazon service, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a percentage of eligible purchases to ACT. To sign up for AmazonSmile, click here. If you are looking for a way to support your local area over the festive period, easyfundraising and AmazonSmile provide simple, easy ways to do this. By supporting ACT, you help us to continue delivering efficient projects that benefit communities across Argyll & the Isles. Here are some of our achievements: creation of 11 full time and 11 part time jobs attracted over £1.5m of external funding to the region launched 13 projects that involve communities throughout and deliver real benefits to Argyll In 2018 we: began hosting a graduate placement and ACT Argyll trainees, contributing to the employability of young people within Argyll & the Isles engaged community groups to explore potential new projects encouraged people to benefit from our natural environment through our Glen Creran, Branching Out and CANN projects continued to develop and manage our projects, team and overall vision for ACT going forward. Remember you can also support us by becoming a member or making a donation. Thank you for your continued support of ACT, we look forward to updating you with what we get up to in the New Year.