A local choir have handed over almost £2000 to a Bridlington-based youth organisation after collecting funds last year
The Coastal Voices group have raised £1970 from their events and concerts during 2018 and have presented a cheque to their chosen charity cause, The Hangout Youth Club.
The aims of The Hangout is to provide a safe and secure environment for children and youths of Bridlington to go out on an evening and meet new people, learn new skills, reduce anti-social behaviour and have fun.
A spokesperson from The Hangout said: “We at The Hangout were privileged to be chosen as Coastal Voices Charity of the Year in 2018.”
The money raised has been spent on equipment including ipads, trampolines and a trip out for our members. Everyone would like to say thank you once again.”
Coastal Voices chosen Charity of the Year for 2019 will be ‘The Hinge’ who are based in Bridlington.
A spokesperson for the Hinge said: “We are delighted that Coastal Voices have kindly selected us to be their nominated charity for 2019. The support is much appreciated.”
The Hinge Centre is a registered charity operating on the Havenfield Estate in Bridlington which provides support and services to the local community. These services include resettlement support, benefits and welfare support, along with personal development and independent living. Their youth inclusion workers deliver daily sessions for children and young people. The Hinge facilitates groups, activities and events throughout the year, and operates a fortnightly community food store.
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