Weʼve raised £464 to help fund a group of local young people to travel abroad next summer to experience different cultures & widen their aspirations
- West Norwood, Lambeth, London
- Funded on Monday, 31st October 2016
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I am fundraising for a group of young people to go on holiday next summer to experience a different culture and install some inspiration into their lives. We are a youth club based in West Norwood called Rathbone. We work with predominately young people from local housing estates and single parent families in the Lambeth area. We have recently been shortlisted for the CYP Now awards. Our youth club runs inclusive youth nights mixing both mainstream and disabled young people and young adults together. We're hoping that this trip will have a positive impact on the lives of the young people we work with and give them ambition and positivity to succeed in the future. You can see more of what we do at www.rathbonesociety.org.uk and read all about our different services. Myself and two of my fellow youth workers, Luke and Arthur will be cycling from our youth club in West Norwood to Brighton which is 54 miles. None of us are regular bike riders, making the challenge that bit harder. This is taking place on Saturday 15th October 2016. We are committed to changing the lives and futures of our young people and will continue to do so. No donation is too little and anything will be much appreciated. Thank you from all at Rathbone.
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Oct 20, 2016
Such a worthy cause. Wishing you all the best xx
Oct 20, 2016
Well done chaps, I may join you on next years cycle ride!
Oct 17, 2016
11 hours £11
Oct 16, 2016
Well done xx
Margaret, Denis and Nicola Corcoran
Oct 16, 2016
Good luck with the bike ride, great cause, have a few pints at the end!
Oct 15, 2016
Good luck Lads!
Liz and Kieron Hanlon
Oct 14, 2016
good luck all.x
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West Norwood, Lambeth, London
I am a youth worker at Rathbone youth club in West Norwood, Lambeth, London. I specialise in working with young people who have learning disabilities and Autism.