May 20, 2016
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RST supported over 200 children in 2015-16. This should not be happening.

We recently posted information and figures about the destitution grants we provided in 2015-16 (read more here). RST’s information and comments were subsequently included in The National article: ‘Groups line up to damn way asylum system lets kids down‘ on 12th … Continue reading

February 1, 2016
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Charity single in support of RST – available to download now

RST was delighted to be invited to the Launch of the EP What We’ve Got / Four Hours by the Edinburgh based musicians Paper Rifles and Billy Liar on Saturday evening at the Southside Social in Edinburgh. Over ten acts … Continue reading

December 17, 2015
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Give someone a bus pass this Christmas and support a destitute asylum seeker

Why not get your friends and family something that will make a huge difference this Christmas? Buy them an RST winter bus pass (or two!) and help a destitute asylum seeker attend important meetings, and participate in community events whatever … Continue reading

November 26, 2015
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It’s cold outside! To donate to RST’s Winter Bus Pass Scheme text FARE20 £5 to 70070

RST will be running our winter bus pass scheme again through the colder months. £5 will contribute to a day bus ticket for a destitute asylum seeker, meaning they can attend important appointments, for example with their doctor or solicitor. … Continue reading

RST t-shirt design competition – winner announced

July 9, 2015 by rst2012 | Comments Off on RST t-shirt design competition – winner announced

RST is delighted to announce the winning design in our T-shirt competition, which is supported by Scottish Fair Trade Forum!

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We are so pleased to have been able to spread the word about RST and Fair Trade.

The entries around the theme of ‘Supporting Refugee Survival‘ were assessed by an appreciative award panel headed by a top Edinburgh designer

The winner will receive Fair Trade treats (including a t-shirt printed with her design). All the design entries can be seen on the competition website.

RST would like to thank everyone who submitted an entry to the competition and helped us to spread the word about RST.