Today we welcomed two visitors from the European makerspace movement VULCA, Alexandre (on the left) and his colleague Clemence (second from the right).
The visitors met with our trustees and filled us in how makerspaces were growing across Europe. The Vulca Makers Mobility Program had over 100 volunteers from European makers pace who had collectively visited over 250 makerspaces in Europe. We were informed about an earlier European Commission study that had visited 28 countries and generated a report Available here.
On the 19th of July 2017 we were infomed by OSCR (Scottish Charity Regulator) that our application for charitable status had been accepted. Consequently, The T-Exchange has become a legal entity in the form of a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO). Our registered name is The T-Exchange. NB The definite article “The” is a formal part of the name.
Our charity number is SC047588.
The initial Board consisted of the following Trustees: Pam Graham – Secretary Claire Griffiths Mark Dammer Howie Firth Bill Graham – Chairman Les Grosvenor Richard Oakley – Treasurer