ScotsInPoland.com is the web site of the St Andrew's Foundation, a charitable body established by Scots based in Poland. Our objectives are to:
- promote Scottish culture in Poland
- support selected Polish charities
- run Scottish events such as the annual Caledonian Ball in Warsaw
- promote good relations between Scots and Poles
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Our activities are currently supporting the following childrens' charities:
A charity supporting children with a wide range of disabilities. More information »
Iskierka supports children suffering from cancer. More information »
Donors and Sponsors
We offer our thanks to some of the leading businesses in Poland as well as individual donors and sponsors - their support will help us to deliver to some excellent charitable causes.
There isn''t room to name all our donors and sponsors here, so please visit our donors page to learn more about them.
If you''d like to support us and help selected Polish charities, please contact us.
The 2016 St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball, to be held on 26 November 2016, is rapidly approaching. There are only a very few tickets left – book here if you haven’t already secured your tickets…. If you have your tickets, are you ready to dance!! The Dashing White Sergeant One…
Donations support purchase of respirators Fundacja Iskierka, who received a donation of PLN 90,000 from St Andrew’s Foundation (Umowa Darowizny – Iskierka (07/01/2016)), have announced the completion of the purchase of three respirators for hospitals in Chorzów, Katowice and Zabrze. The donation from St Andrew’s Foundation was matched by contributions…
The St Andrew’s Foundation has donated PLN 150,000 raised from its activities in 2015 to two Polish childrens’ charities – Fundacja “Iskierka” and Centrum Rehabilitacji, Edukacji i Opieki TPD “Helenów”. The St Andrew’s Foundation President, Ben Bannatyne, said “we’re delighted to have had a successful opening year having formed the…
The next edition of Warsaw’s best night out, the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball, is to be held at the Warsaw Marriott Hotel on Saturday 26 November 2016! Reserve your tickets now and don’t miss out!
Kinyeunnerstauan (Can you understand) the Scottish accent? Can you follow the announcements at the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball? If the answer is no to either of these questions, or if you’d just like a good laugh, take our free language course, “Parliamo Glasgow” hosted by Stanley Baxter.
The St Andrew’s Foundation has confirmed that part of the net proceeds from the St Andrew’s Caledonian Charity Ball 2015 will go to support the childrens’ charity Iskierka Foundation. The Iskierka Foundation supports children suffering from cancer – you can learn more about them on our charities page. The Iskierka…
Learn to dance with Stanley Baxter! With the Ball fast approaching you can learn Scottish Country Dancing the Stanley Baxter way in this hilarious sketch by the well known Scottish comedian: Don’t have your tickets? Only a few remaining – reserve now! If you haven’t already got your tickets for…
RESERVE YOUR TICKETS NOW Tickets for the St Andrews Caledonian Charity Ball at the Warsaw Marriott on Saturday 28 November 2015. If you’d like to snap up some of the limited remaining tickets, please reserve now! At the Ball you can look forward to: welcome reception with free bars dinner…
Get in training for the St Andrews Caledonian Charity Ball at the Warsaw Marriott on Saturday 28 November 2015! Watch this hilarious video by Danny Bhoy on the subject of “drinking like a Scot”: