Weʼve raised £575 to fund running costs at Henrys Gym whilst we are closed due to Covid 19
- Acomb, York
- Funded on Tuesday, 28th July 2020
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During these difficult times, we are all experiencing challenges that will affect many people’s health, social lives and livelihoods for a long time to come.
As one of the 950+ amateur boxing clubs in England who are run entirely by voluntary coaches, we give up an average of 4.5 nights every single week to run "HENRYS GYM”. We do this for the benefit of our local communities, and our gym is a sanctuary for many people in England.
Our volunteers at “HENRYS GYM” manage to train our members by covering essential overheads primarily through a combination of subscription fees, and fundraising by hosting boxing shows for the public.
At this stage, there is a great level of uncertainty around the impact that coronavirus will have on “HENRYS GYM”, as we will still need to cover our overheads throughout the coming weeks and months, but with little to no income to do so.
That is why we are backing the “KO COVID-19” campaign, appealing to members of our local community to donate whatever they can to your local boxing club, to help ensure that when we as a nation have KO’d Covid-19, there is still an amateur boxing club in “ACOMB, YORK” that people can return to.
Any donation great or small is appreciated, and you can do so by following our Just Giving page
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Stephanie Sykes started crowdfunding
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Jun 22, 2020
Jun 9, 2020
Can't wait to be back!
Jun 9, 2020
Jun 4, 2020
A very popular gym. Hope it won’t be long before it reopens
May 20, 2020
Tom and Elaine Sweeney
May 15, 2020
Hi Hope everyone is keeping well. Lets hope its not too long before Henry's Gym opens again!!
May 8, 2020
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