The importance of education and why it matters so much to society
“As a legacy to my exceptional man, I intend to capture his belief in education, his desire to always help others less fortunate, his amazing force of nature, strong work ethic and his values of kindness & care. These will be the cornerstones of The David Doig Foundation for helping children & young adults create their own chances in life and helping to enable lasting change” - Gillian Doig
The tide recedes but leaves behind bright sea shells on the sand. The sun goes down but the gentle warmth still lingers on the land. The music stops and yet it echoes on in sweet refrains. For every life that passes something beautiful remains. David was an inspiration to many.
To transform private and corporate wealth into a resource to support educational initiatives and projects in the UK and abroad.
The David Doig Foundation has joined forces with Foundation Scotland who have an in-depth knowledge of the global charitable and community sectors. Click below to find out how the DDF is now impacting on over 4000 individuals across Scotland (figure updated March 2021).
The David Doig Foundation has been set-up by David’s wife Gillian in partnership with Foundation Scotland who are a UK registered Independent Charity.