Social Responsibility lies at the heart of the A Proctor Group as a Family Business we pride ourselves on engaging and supporting local and national charities and events.
As a business, we recognise our responsibility to support both the local community in which we operate and have an influence as well as support national charities. We are committed to continue investment into various educational, sport,leisure and community projects to increase the positive impact we haveon local communities, our future employees and the environment.
Each year Company staff are given the oportunity to vote for a charity that will recieve support for the year. This years Employee voted chosen charity was the SCAA.
Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) is a charity registered in Scotland with the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR)
Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) was formed in 2012 and launched our helicopter air ambulance in May 2013 to assist the Scottish Air Ambulance Service (SAAS) to deliver front-line care to time-critical emergencies across Scotland. SCAA provides a fully equipped medical helicopter that can be deployed from its central base at Perth Airport to incidents across the length and breadth of Scotland.
The A. Proctor Group enjoys doing a lot for local and national communities and we support many different clubs and charities.
Blairgowrie Pipe Band
Blairgowrie Pipe Band was established to support the local community by keeping Scottish music and culture vibrant and providing an inter-generational community social group. The band support local, national and international events through the members' hard work and dedication. APG is a lead sponsor of the Blairgowrie pipe band and often attend thier events.
Wellmeadow Amateur Boxing Club
In 2000 A. Proctor Group Ltd, became aware of the club needing a place to train and offered them the use of a shed in the grounds of the company’s Head Office.The neccessary materials were supplied and training sessions have taken place three times a week ever since.There have been several outstanding young boxers among the Club’s ranks and three have boxed for Scotland.
Blairgowrie Riding for the Disabled
In late 2015 we were approached by Blairgowrie Riding for the Disabled to help with sponsorship. Blairgowrie Riding for the Disabled operates from a field in the town’s Golf Course Road, helping children with physical and mental difficulties take to the saddle.The group is currently in need of volunteers if you think you can help,contact
Local & National Charity Support
- Rotary Club of Blairgowrie
- Blairgowrie & Rattray Illuminations Committee
- Blairgowrie Players
- Perth Gymnastic Club
- Gayle Duncan Dancers
- Blairgowrie High School
- Macmillan Coffee Mornings
- Our Wee Big Build Play Alloa
- Macmillan Coffee Mornings
- Trees for Life
Career Ready is a UK wide charity linking employers with schools and colleges to open up the world of work to young people."Supporting Career Ready enables us to engage with young people in the local community and know that we are making a difference in influencing someone’s career whilst demonstrating commitment to professional development " Margaret Airth Internal Sales Manager.
APG Chosen Charity 2016
The employee voted chosen charity for 2016 was WiseCraft Blairgowrie.Wisecraft is a Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub, based in Blairgowrie. For over 11 years, Wisecraft has provided a safe environment for adults recovering from mental illness to rebuild their lives.
Corporate Sports Sponsorship
APG supports several different clubs each year.In 2016 we supported
- St Johnstone FC
- Carnoustie Pamure FC
- Blairgowrie Rugby Club
- Blairgowrie Bowling Club