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Closed 19/05/2021

16%
£830
raised of £5,000 target by 20 supporters

    Weʼve raised £830 to Help Save SYM Sailing Club from Eviction.

    London Borough of Havering.
    Funded on Wednesday, 19th May 2021

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    Story

    SYM Sailing Club (Stubbers Young Mariners) is facing eviction from Stubbers Activity Centre, its home since 1982. We have been prevented from resuming sailing on the lake by Stubbers and told to clear the site.

    The club is actively fighting this eviction, engaging with local MPs and councillors, and launching a legal challenge to preserve this valuable resource for Havering and Essex.

    Please donate now and help raise the funds needed for ongoing running costs and potential legal fees incurred in fighting this unjust eviction.

    Club History:

    SYM is a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) recognised training centre which teaches people of all ages and abilities to sail safely and affordably. The Club is unique as it is managed by volunteers, has its own fleet of 35 boats and all the instructors are RYA qualified.

    As a community-based club SYM has helped Cubs, Scouts, Guides, an Autistic Society group, GCSE students, Duke of Edinburgh candidates and even trained young sailors to represent Havering in the London Youth Games. The family friendly atmosphere builds personal confidence, independence, diverse thinking and supports good mental health all whilst being an environmentally friendly sport.

    Thanks so much for reading about us and considering us. Find out more at:

    https://www.facebook.com/SYM-Sailing-Club-246952232046902/

    Updates

    2

    • SYM Sailing Club2 months ago
      SYM Sailing Club

      SYM Sailing Club

      2 months ago
      Update from the Page owner

      We also appeal to all our Mariner friends across the country in other Sailing Clubs, same crew - different Boats!

      Share this update to help us raise more

    • SYM Sailing Club2 months ago
      SYM Sailing Club

      SYM Sailing Club

      2 months ago

      Wow! Amazing! £580 in 5 days. 11% of the way there! Thanks to you all, you are giving us so much confidence to battle this out!

      Share this update to help us raise more

    2 months ago

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    Page last updated on: 5/17/2021 19.21

    Supporters

    20

    • Geoff T

      Geoff T

      May 17, 2021

      £30.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 30, 2021

      £50.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 12, 2021

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 12, 2021

      £10.00

    • David Bagnall

      David Bagnall

      Apr 12, 2021

      Hope it helps!

    • Jim HSC

      Jim HSC

      Apr 11, 2021

      Fair Winds and Following Seas

      £40.00

    • Liam &  Linda Johnston

      Liam & Linda Johnston

      Apr 10, 2021

      A fantastic, and unique, sailing club that offers so much to the community

      £100.00

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    SYM Sailing Club

    SYM Sailing Club

    London Borough of Havering.

    Members Comments: I fell in love with sailing at an early age and SYM has reignited that love. Alan. The patience of the instructors has made it possible for me to Sail. Debs. SYM Sailing Club was my second home as a child, it's helped to form the person I am now. Sarah.

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