Grant award to the Community Furniture Store (York)

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to the Community Furniture Store (York). The York Community Furniture Store is a furniture re-use and skills development organisation, which has been sewing York for 30 years, since October 1988. The Store collects re-usable furniture, electrical and other household goods from the City of York and parts

Grant award to Carecent, York.

The Trustees are pleased to report a second grant award to Carecent. Carecent is a breakfast centre based in St Saviorgate, York for all homeless, unemployed or otherwise socially excluded members of our community. They provide food, clothing and fellowship in a friendly and non-judgemental environment. Our volunteer staff are always ready to listen and offer support

Grant Award to the Railway Children

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to the Railway Children. In 2017/18 British Transport Police dealt with over 8,000 child safeguarding incidents on the rail network and this year that number is anticipated to increase to 10,000. A third of children identified had run away from home or care; other issues included

Grant award to the Princes’s Trust

The Trustees are pleased to report a further grant award to the Prince’s Trust. The Prince’s Trust run eight core programmes in Yorkshire and the Humber throughout the year, these courses cover a range of themes and are aimed at different demographics of young people in the region: Employability and work experience: Our ‘Get Into’