Southend YMCA is honoured to have been chosen as the Mayor's Charity for 2016-17 . In her Mayoral acceptance speech Cllr Judith McMahon said
"My Charity will be Southend YMCA a Christian Association, who stand alongside children and young people - they help them to dream their dreams and enable them to walk into their destiny. Every citizen in Southend benefits, as young citizens find a pathway into the centre of society.
They are a creative vibrant innovative organisation, motivated and motivating, full of joy. They innovate, they create opportunities that challenge and enhance and build up. They have brought the best of the past to create a future. They have created accommodation, education and support for children and young people, love is their motivation, and impossible does not figure in their equations".
During the Mayoral year there will be many number opportunities to support the vital work of Southend YMCA . Whether you would like to attend or organize a fundraising event, donate money or give your time to serve as a volunteer in the charity we would love to hear from you and welcome your support. Together we can create an even greater impact for children in need .
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