Serving our community

Find out about the great community groups we have supported using our MADL fund and other ways we are involved with the community around us. For more about MADL and how it works go to our FAQs.

Macmillan Cancer Support tin collections

06/10/17

Thanks to our customers we raised this money from donations into the tins at the… Read more

Donation of £500 to Sgoil Lionacleit from our MADL fund

01/08/17

We were very pleased to donate £500 to Sgoil Lionacleit's trip to Tanzania… Read more

Donation of £500 to Highlands and Islands Young Piper competition from our MADL fund

22/07/17

The competition was a great success.  Our donation helped fund the … Read more

Donation of £500 to Balivanich School from our MADL fund

14/05/17

Balivanich School were the excited recipients of £500 towards their … Read more

Finalist at the Convenience Retail Awards

30/04/17

155 Bishopsgate London was the venue for the 2017 Convenience Retail Awards. … Read more

We've won Chilled Store of The Year!

29/04/17

We are the Scottish Grocer Chilled Store of the Year 2017!  Thanks to all … Read more

Poppy Appeal

22/11/16

£1329.33 was raised for the appeal from generous donations of customers. … Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support

22/11/16

Thanks to our customers who raised £74.55 by can collection at the tills.… Read more

Finalist- Retail Industry Awards

12/11/16

We are really excited to have received the Highly Commended Award for Fresh … Read more

Eat Drink Hebrides Trail

30/09/16

We are very pleased to be part of the Eat Drink Hebrides Trail, the official … Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support

08/09/16

Thanks to our customers who raised £52.95 at the can collections at the … Read more

We are in the BBC Good Food magazine!

31/08/16

See our attached article in July's issue of the BBC Good Food Magazine!… Read more

We've made a donation of £1000 to NUAAC

01/07/16

We have donated £1000 to NUAAC (North Uist Amateur Athletics … Read more

BBC Food and Farming Awards 2016

01/07/16

We were runner up in the BBC Radio 4 "You and Yours" Food Retailer category as … Read more

BBC Radio 4 "You and Yours" Food Retailer Award

19/05/16

For anyone who missed it, this is the Radio 4 interview with Ronald at the shop.… Read more

BBC Radio 4 "You and Yours" Food Retailer Award

01/04/16

We have been nominated by our customers for the award.  To see the BBC … Read more

We get a mention in Fiona Bird's article in the Scotsman

31/01/16

Fiona Bird, food writer and blogger, who lives in South Uist, wrote about her … Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support

10/12/15

A big thank you to our customers who raised £158.08 in can collections for… Read more

Donation of £1000 to Sgoil Lionacleit pupil travel fund

30/11/15

Travel costs to and from the mainland are an additonal expense to add on to… Read more

Balivanich School Football Club receives £1200 MADL fund donation

30/10/15

Balivanich School Football Club approached us as they were fundraising towards … Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support

03/09/15

£94.34 was donated by customers to can collections in store during … Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support

09/06/15

Thanks to our customers who raised £98.57 in the last three months by … Read more

Winner of the Scottish Grocer Awards 2015

15/05/15

MacLennans Supermarket has won a Scottsh Grocer Award!  Scotland's local … Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support fund-raising

31/03/15

Thanks to our customers who raised £122.08 on the 23rd March 2015.… Read more

Thank you for raising £385.34 for Macmillan Cancer Support

17/12/14

During 2014 customers who donated their change at the collection pots at the … Read more

Donation of £1000 to Balivanich School from our MADL fund

24/11/14

To help with Balivanich School's fundraising for their Christmas party and … Read more

Donation of £500 to Comann Piobaireachd Uibhist & Bharraidh

21/07/14

Now in its 24th year, the Highlands and Islands Young Piper of the year … Read more

Donation to Uist Camanachd, £500

17/06/14

Uist Camanachd is a volunteer group running a Shinty development programme for … Read more

Balivanich Primary School visited our store for their school project.

21/03/14

There was a lot of excitement when children from Balivanich Primary School came … Read more

Donation to The Island Dance Crew, £250

09/01/14

Lorna Laird's Irish Dance School (known as The Island Dance Crew) is run by … Read more

MADL fund donation of £1000 to Benbecula Golf Club

24/06/13

Benbecula Golf Club has suffered from lack of facilities like changing rooms and… Read more

Donation made to Benbecula Community Council, £500

09/11/12

Benbecula Community Council received a donation of £500 towards the … Read more

Donation to Benbecula Football Cub, £500

20/06/12

£500 was donated to Benbecula Football Cub  The donation was made to … Read more

Donation made to Uist Camanachd, £500

29/11/11

Uist Camanachd received a £500 donation towards purchasing team winter … Read more

Donation to Ealain Tìr a’Mhurain, £500

30/03/11

£500 was donated to Fèis Tìr A’Mhurain, which runs … Read more

Donation made to Sgoil Lionacleit Pipe Band Association, £500

01/06/10

£500 was donated to Sgoil Lionacleit Pipe Band Association to help with … Read more

Donation made to Balivanich Under Fives, £250

14/05/10

A £250 donation was made to Balivanich Under Fives, a local nursery to buy… Read more

Donation made to Croileagan an Iochdair, £250

10/05/10

Croileagan an Iochdair, a local nursery, received £250 for equipment for … Read more

Donation made to Uist Community Riding School, £250

27/04/10

A £250 donation was made to Uist Community Riding School to go toward … Read more