Festive Opening Hours

Instant Neighbour’s office at St Machar Drive will close at 12.30pm on Wednesday 23rd December and re-open at 8.30am on Tuesday 5th January 2016. The Food Bank will be open between 10am and 2pm on Tuesday 29th December only.   The shop at St Machar Drive will be closed from 12.30pm on Wednesday 23rd December and will re-open at 9.30 on… Read more →

Instant Neighbour wins national social enterprise award

The social enterprise, Instant Neighbour, based in Aberdeen, has won the UK Environmental Social Enterprise of the Year Award for 2015 at the UK Social Enterprise Awards, held last night on London’s South Bank [26 November 2015]. The national competition recognises excellence and outstanding achievements by social enterprises – businesses that reinvest their profits good, benefitting people and planet. The… Read more →

Launch of the Giving Tree Appeal 2015

Instant Neighbour was joined by the Lord Provost on Thursday 12th November to officially launch their 25th Giving Tree Christmas Appeal. The Annual Giving Tree appeal distributes new toys to young people across the North East of Scotland who otherwise would not receive a gift at Christmas. Instant Neighbour expects to distribute around 6000 new gifts, donated by the public, this year… Read more →