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EDM number 1576 in 2017-19, proposed by Chris Stephens on 04/09/2018.
Categorised under the topic of Voluntary organisations.

That this House notes the work of Maslow's, based in Govan, Glasgow, a volunteer-run community second hand shop providing free clothing, household goods, food and English classes to Asylum seekers, refugees and people experiencing hardship within the local community, with all profits going back into the local community in which they operate; supports Maslow's with its vision to help asylum seekers and refugees to feel included in the communities they now live by offering daily essentials, as well as education and support; acknowledges the vital work they do signposting their clients towards services within the community; recognises the valuable contribution the volunteers, often from asylum seeker or refugee background, make within the growth and continued success of the shop; congratulates the staff within the shop who have successfully undertaken the Community Achievement Award run by Kelvin College; and wishes them continued growth in success in their future plans for expansion.

This motion has been signed by a total of 10 MPs.

Chris Stephens04/09/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartyProposed
Alison Thewliss05/09/2018Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Shannon05/09/2018StrangfordDUPSeconded
David Linden06/09/2018Glasgow EastScottish National PartySeconded
Hugh Gaffney10/09/2018Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSeconded
Martyn Day11/09/2018Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Chris Law12/09/2018Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry09/10/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown09/10/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Pete Wishart06/11/2018Perth and North PerthshireScottish National PartySigned

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