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A very warm welcome to Deanburn Fundraising Group or the DFG!

The Deanburn Fundraising Group is a voluntary organisation.  We engage in a variety of events and activities which aim to raise funds in support of Deanburn Primary School/Nursery and our children.

Membership of the group is made up of Parents, Carers and members of Staff of Deanburn Primary.  Any parent or carer of a child attending Deanburn Primary or Nursery can join the DFG. New members are always welcome, our meetings are usually held on the first Wednesday of the month 6.30pm in the school.


Office Bearers for the 2014-2015 session.

      Chair-Gayle Godfrey

Treasurer-Julie Hyslop

      Secretary- Nicola Lourie

Vice Chair-Alison Thorburn

Vice Treasurer-Jackie Chapman

   Vice Secretary-Allison McNeish                        

If you are unable to attend meetings but would like to help with the events we organise or have any suggestions for Fundraisers, please Email us on ( or contact the school who will pass on your details. Information and updates on current fundraising activities (including discos) can be found on the Fundraising section of the school website (

Fundraising Events.

The group aim to organise a variety of events (including the discos) throughout the year to raise funds that go towards a variety of projects (both internal and external) in support of children attending Deanburn Primary & Nursery.


Previous Fundraisers have included:

School Discos(Halloween, Christmas, Valentines, Summer), Bulb Sales, School Calendar, Nursery T-towels, Nursery Calendar, Annual Prize Draw, Christmas Fayre, Egg Hunt, Quiz, Seasonal Childrens Raffle (Halloween, & Easter), Pamper evening, Sponsored Bounce, Spring Fayre and Bag Packs.


We are always looking for suggestions to raise funds and also if anyone has an employer that would be willing to fund match’ we would love to hear from you. The success of all our Fundraising activities relies on the support of everyone at Deanburn Primary & Nursery. The more support we have the more money we can raise for the benefit of our children.


We are always looking for new ideas, suggestions for fundraisers and willing volunteers!