Amy supported the candidacy of a group of school bagpipes to perform in New York.
She donated £100 to the North Lanarkshire schools bagpipe bands hoping to attend the Tartan Day parade.
She also retweeted the fundraising video at her 126 000 subscribers on Twitter.
Could you help our school pipe bands get to New York?! Our talented musicians are raising funds to represent NL at @nyctartanweek. Please show your generosity-https://t.co/rmER2Lhybx @Billy_Connolly @Amy__Macdonald @CraigyFerg @FJMcNally @nlcprovost Https://t.co/aQxKwd40NM pic.twitter.com/Yu2QVl0IJp— NorthLanCouncil (@nlcpeople) 21 February 2019
Ross Cowan said: “We are very grateful to Amy and all the others who have provided such generous support to our appeal. Everyone is really excited about the trip and all the positive messages we have received. ” The total cost of travel is estimated at approximately £ 80 000 and the Commission has agreed to offset any funding shortfall.
To support the school: https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/nlschoolspipebands