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The Heart of the Lanark Highlands

Cameron Steer reports on Lanark, Ontario.

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Siobhan Mackenzie Designing for Team Scotland – Commonwealth Games

ASF is delighted to share that Siobhan Mackenzie is designing the tartan and Opening Ceremony outfits for Team Scotland at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

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Scottish Premiership End of Year Reflection

ASF’s sports reporter, Cameron Steer, gives an end of Scottish Premiership Reflection.

Dr Morrow, Lord Lyon King of Arms: Honorary Patron of the Foundation

The American Scottish Foundation is greatly honored that Dr Morrow, Lord Lyon King of Arms, has agreed to be noted as an Honorary Patron of the Foundation. The ASF's Patron, The Duke of Hamilton, great nephew of our founder, Lord Malcolm Douglas Hamilton, joins with...

Kids Operating Room Update

Sharing recent news from Kids Operating Room.

Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2022

The Edinburgh Fringe is back and in 2022 it is coming back in style. With over 3000 performances, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival has it all this year. From hilarious comedies to heart-wrenching plays, live music from some of the world’s best musicians to children’s live puppet shows. There really is something for everyone this year. With a mix of online and in-person events you can even catch this year’s festival from abroad and trust me you don’t want to miss this very special Scottish festival that attracts performers and audiences from all over the world.

What It Means to Be an Honest Man

What It Means to Be an Honest Man by Aodan McGeechan

“Auld Ayr, wham ne’er a town surpasses, For honest men and bonnie lasses”. Those are the words of the famous and world-renowned Robert Burns, Scotland’s national Bard. A profile on Ayr United FC.

2021 Scottish North American Community Conference

Thank you to everyone who joined us  for the Scottish North American Community Conference 2021. The Conference was organized by The American-Scottish Foundation® Chicago Scots, St. Andrew's Society of Detroit Council of Scottish Clans & Associations Clans And...

The Honresfield Library Has Been Saved!

ASF so delighted to share news of the Saving of the Honresfield Library… The Bards will return to Scotland!

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Scotland Going Green… By Going Blue

In Scotland’s Orkney Islands, marine energy is being tirelessly developed through tidal machines that work to harness the currents to create energy underwater.

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June Update, KidsOR

We are proud to share that Kids Operating Room, Edinburgh has just opened the world’s first children's operating room in a refugee setting. The Operating Room was built in Kakuma, Kenya and maintains resources to treat for for 1000 children every year.  With over...

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Rangers Women Enjoy Successful End to Historic Debut Season

Rangers Women Enjoy Successful End to Historic Debut Season Rangers continued their unbeaten streak in a 2-1 victory over Motherwell on the 1st of May to put themselves eight points clear of title rivals Glasgow City with just one game standing between them and a...

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Highland Games Proceeding Through June

The American Scottish Foundation shares an update on the Highland games taking place around the country through June. If you're in the area and have a weekend to join the Celtic fun, please do so!   May 21-22, Smoky Mountain Scottish Festival & Games (TN) May...

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