Award for Margaret

Margaret (left) receives the award from club president Margaret Nicol
Margaret (left) receives the award from club president Margaret Nicol

A member of Ellon Inner Wheel has been presented with a prestigious award.

Margaret Gifford was given the Margarette Golding award at the group’s meeting on Monday, May 16.

The award, named after the Founder President of Inner Wheel, is administered by International Inner Wheel and given to members that have performed outstanding work in their local community, nationally or internationally and/or carried out special work.

Margaret was chosen for her charity work raising funds for schemes including the building of Keith Hall for Riding for the Disabled, the building of two primary and two secondary schools in Kenya and more recently, funding the up-keep of Shammah Children’s Home in Butterworth, Malaysia.