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Join the Crew!

Our Friends work at close quarters with staff, trustees
and other volunteers to help fund, build and ensure
the successful future of Moat Brae, Scotland’s first
Centre for Children’s Literature and Storytelling.

Help Steer the Ship

As one of the Moat Brae’s Friends you can help us achieve this:
• Spread the word – tell your friends about our amazing adventure.
• Follow us – share our news through social media.
• Organise a fundraiser – be creative and hold an event.
• Join our volunteers – help in the garden, at open days and at
special events.

Share the Treasure

In return, our Friends get:
• Grateful thanks from the Trust.
• Regular updates and a twice-yearly newsletter.
• Advance notice of events and merchandise.
• Advance bookings Friends’ Events.
• Invitation to Friends outings.
• Choice of Friends crew (see below)
• Choice of Bounty – pin badge or window sticker to welcome you.
• A birthday greetings card for pirates under the age of 12.
…and more exciting offers as the Centre develops.

Annual Subscription

Individual: £15.00

Joint: £25.00 (2 adults at the same address)

Family: £35.00

Make an additional donation and become a Darling Friend

Choose your crew name

Peter Friend
Wendy Friend
Captain Hook Friend
Crocodile Friend
Shadow Friend

Nana Friend
Tinkerbell Friend
Lost Boys Friend
Tiger Lily Friend
Neverland Friend

Far Away Friend
(if you live more than several leagues from Dumfries).

Choose your bounty

Pin badge

Window Sticker

(For all young members, aged 12 and under, the membership fee includes a greetings card on their birthday)

Sign on for the voyage

Download a membership form here or email for more information.