Celia is passionate about building a better Scotland. She has been with Inspiring Scotland since the beginning and has been instrumental in shaping our values and our vision.
Celia believes in the potential of people and communities to create lasting positive change and is a champion of collaborative working to tackling deep-rooted social problems.
With 20 years of management experience in the private sector, Celia leads from the front with commitment and dedication, both with Inspiring Scotland and as a member of several community and advisory groups.
Celia is also an enthusiastic advocate of the power of sport to break down barriers and inspire people. She runs, cycles, swims and skis, and volunteers with a number of youth sporting organisations.
Outdoor play and learning was given a boost when Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, John Swinney officially launched the Welly Wanderers outdoor nursery in Glasgow’s Castlemilk woods on World Children’s Day, 20 November 2017. The Welly Wanderers is one of three outdoor nurseries being established in Glasgow under a partnershipRead More
Chris Martin, Managing Director of Inspiring Scotland-supported charity Callander Youth Project Trust (CYPT), has been named Social Enterprise Champion by Social Enterprise Scotland. CYPT runs the Callander Youth Hostel and Bridgend caf√© in Callander as a social enterprise offering training and employment for young people in the hospitality industry. Chris, pictured above¬†with Angela Constance MSP,Read More
Inspiring Scotland supports Scottish Government in its commitment to improving the quality of Early Learning and Childcare through the publication of it’s Quality Action Plan. Through the work of the go2play fund, Inspiring Scotland has championed and encouraged play-based outdoor learning in Scotland’s communities, schools and natural spaces since 2010. We are pleased to seeRead More