The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle

The Elite Ayrshire Business Circle

Thursday, 28 April 2011

MaidSafe Foundation announces charity launch event in Troon

All interested local residents of all ages are cordially invited to The MaidSafe Foundation launch event on Thursday 5 May from 6-8pm at 72 Templehill in Troon, Ayrshire.

The evening centres around a complimentary BBQ and entry to this informal event is free.


[Pictured: The MaidSafe team.]

The event will start with a short presentation on the Foundation and the plans for a Fab Lab in Troon. A mobile Fab Lab from the Netherlands will be at the event so that all guests can view the facilities and gauge the benefits this can provide to the local community.

Children are very welcome and there will be plenty of activities (bouncy castle, face painting, science games) to keep them occupied.

We hope you will join us for what promises to be a fun and educational evening.

Please RSVP to:

Lorraine McNally-Jones lorraine@maidsafefoundation.org 01292 750020

Melanie van de Velde melanie@maidsafefoundation.org 01292 750021

www.maidsafefoundation.org
Registered Scottish Charity: SC042032

What is a Fab Lab?

A Fab Lab (fabrication laboratory) is a small-scale workshop anyone can use to design and make pretty much anything.

About the Maidsafe Foundation

Established at the start of 2011, Maidsafe Foundation is a registered Scottish Charity: SC042030.

Over the next few years, our aim will be to develop a variety of services that will empower people and help them to be able to contribute towards creating a fairer, healthier and more balanced world.

We will work with schools, universities, innovators, artists, businesses but especially those around the globe who could use a helping hand. In the UK we will have a special focus on helping to create opportunities for young and disadvantaged people, enabling them to actively use their talents and potential to benefit their communities and society.

As we are still in our infancy, please bear with us during our start-up phase. Please get in touch if you're interested in hearing more or if you would like to support us or get involved in any shape or form!

The Maidsafe Foundation
72 Templehill
Troon, Ayrshire,
Scotland KA10 6BE

www.maidsafefoundation.org
Registered Scottish Charity: SC042032

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