Please Support our Advertisers

Feb 2020 By Nancy Lynner

Our AWCCS has some long-standing advertisers whose support has helped our club during times when our bank account was low.  One of those is SKYCO, which is an importer of US and Canadian brand foods that many UK-based folks miss having.  SKYCO offers discounts on delivery, etc, if you’re a member and that costs £10.00 annually.  SKYCO will have specials for Valentine’s Day and Pancake Day (Feb 25th) and those will show up on their website as of February 1st.

Personally, just seeing photos of all the brands I was used to when I lived in the US warms me with non-verbal memories of all the cooking, the meals, the camaraderie of the past.

You can find out more on their website which is posted within the Skyco ads in our newsletter and our website.  

Another long-time supporter is Mailboxes, Etc, which has given our club a free mailbox for decades, in exchange for their advertisement within our newsletter and on our website.  We encourage you to use both of these advertisers, and if you walk into Mailboxes, Etc, and if the timing seems right, don’t be shy—speak to the staff person and thank their firm for supporting the club.

One of our members is also an advertiser—Olivia McLaren is a US Immigration lawyer, and she is a great resource to anyone with questions about US visas, etc.  In 2019 she was voted Best Boutique US Immigration Law Advisory Services!  For example, she advises:  our Principal Officers of the US Consulate Edinburgh,  Edinburgh-based businesses sending employees to the US, and any of you who might need more info on US visas, etc.

Finally, Nomad’s Tent is a tribal warehouse with loads of fabulous Middle Eastern rugs, jewellery and furniture. A visit there feels like a trip to Turkey, without the expensive travel…which means if you’re saving money on travel, perhaps you should buy that wee rug?

If you know of a business that might benefit from being an AWCCS advertiser, let me know and I will make an approach. 

We would love to add you to our list of Advertisers for a very reasonable price* In our Newsletter, our Advertisers reach hundreds of Americans, as well as their Scottish friends and families, throughout the region and thousands of visitors find us through our Web Page.  Thank you for your interest in Advertising with the American Women's Club of Central Scotland

Terms and Conditions:

What we will do for you:

  1. Issues of our ONLINE NEWSLETTER throughout the year. Summer, September- October, Winter, February-March, April-May.
  2. The Newsletter is provided as a .pdf file in colour and emailed directly to our members, friends and advertisers.
  3. Links to our Advertisers are included in the Newsletter, on the Website open to the public and in bi-monthly email reminders to our members.
  4. On our website, we have a separate page for our advertisers with links to their sites and comments from our members who have used them.
  5. We also use our Facebook page to regularly link to our Advertisers.

Date Due: Must be received by the 10th of the Month previous to Newsletter Edition in which you wish to publish.

Terms of Payment: Payable within 30 days of invoice.  Send Cheque for your Payment:  P.O. Box 231, 44-46 Morningside Road | Edinburgh EH10 4BF |Attn: Advertiser Coordinator  Or, Pay via PayPal by clicking on the below link next to the appropriate chosen advertisement option. 

Questions?:  Contact PR/Advertising Rep

What we need from you:

All Advertisements must be provided in print format electronically through email or may be sent on a CD Rom.  Newsletter preferred documents are:

  • .jpg
  • .png
  • .pdf
  • word.doc using a common print font
  1. Please send a colour version to go in the Newsletter at resolution 300 pixels per inch in above format.
  2. If sending .pdf file, please also send the image files you used to make the pdf to be used in the banner.
  3. Send the Colour Ad, full page (7.5" x 4.5") or half page (3.75" x 4.5") to: Newsletter Editor

Banners will appear on the Website:

  1. Full and Half page ads will also have a banner on our website.
  2. It will be made for you, please send image files from your AD, we will accept that we have permission to use these images when they are sent to us, or
  3. if you wish to make it yourselves, please make it 475 Width x 75 Height (pixels) and save for web as a .gif or .png file at 72px resolution.
  4. Send the banner, and/or images to use in making the banner to:   Website Manager

*Prices for Advertising

Non-Member
Full Page*, Single Issue = £40.00, All Issues yearly = £200.00
Half Page*, Single Issue = £20.00, All Issues yearly = £100.00

Choose Ad Type
Member

Full Page*, Single Issue = £20.00.  All Issues yearly =£100.00
Half Page*, Single Issue = £10.00.  All Issues yearly = £ 50.00

Choose Ad Type

Type of Advertisement:  Full Page is 7.5" by 4.5", Half Page is 3.75" x 4.5"

Please Support our Advertisers

Please Support Our Advertisers

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