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Purple Friday 2019


February marks LGBT History month and what an important celebration it is. This special event is the perfect time to celebrate LGBT culture, reflect on its history, look to the future of activism and most importantly – show our support of LGBT people on a national scale!From the Stonewall riots to the first Pride marches…(Read More)



As one of our main fundraising events this year, we plan to hold a raffle which will be drawn in the Spring, date to be confirmed (we had to put off drawing it in December due to limited prizes) Would you or your organisation consider donating a prize for our raffle and/or sell tickets…(Read More)

On Friday 22nd June RCG was awarded £3000 from the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) – all thanks to the hard work put forward by a very special group of 4th year students at The Robert Gordon College in Aberdeen. The Youth Philanthropy Initiative is a program aimed to raise awareness amongst young people of…(Read More)

Rape Crisis Grampian (RCG) are looking for a creative and enthusiastic volunteer to support our social media activity and update our website to promote our services in the Grampian area. You don’t have to be a social media whizz kid, just have some basic knowledge. We’re looking for applications from all, whether you…(Read More)

Established in 2005, City Hearts has a mandate to “fully restore those with a history of vulnerability and exploitation”. The organisation supports women with life controlling issues and survivors of Modern Slavery which affects an enormous 40.3 million people, globally. The organisation started out with a single home and has grown from strength to…(Read More)

We have the most exciting news… we have been selected by the Co-op to be one of their ‘chosen charities’! This basically means that if a Co-op member nominates us as their charity (which costs £1), we get 1% of what they spend on selected own-brand products and services for ELEVEN MONTHS…(Read More)

On Friday 3rd November, we had the enormous pleasure of welcoming volunteers from ConocoPhillips’ Well  Operations, Abandonment and Intervention, and Integrity teams to Rape Crisis Grampian to give seven rooms in our building a whole new face lift! The teams wanted to carry out community volunteering activities and after hearing about RCG via ACVO, Aberdeen…(Read More)

On Saturday 26th August, Rape Crisis Grampian joined the ‘Celebrate Aberdeen’ parade. The yearly parade brings together charities, social enterprises and volunteering organisations to celebrate the third sector in Aberdeen. Carrying our own banner, sponsored by the generous Jasmine, we paraded from Albyn Place all the way to Castlegate, passing hundreds of spectators along the…(Read More)

The beginning of the summer saw many of our staff and volunteers selling ‘Spree’ books to raise funds for RCG. Spree books offer savings across Aberdeen from restaurants to car washes and are sold to raise funds for local community causes. Together with Spree, Celebrate Aberdeen produced The Celebrate Aberdeen Spree Book which offered savings…(Read More)