MAKE CHANGE COUNT – Help us help others

We are proud to announce that we have joined MAKE CHANGE COUNT, a Brighton and Hove initiative raising awareness of charity and rough sleeping. We are aligning ourselves with Brighton and Hove City Council, ClockTower Sanctuary, Sussex NightStop, Antifreeze, BHT, StMungos and Equinox in asking people to help rough sleepers by donating to recognised organisations […]

Brighton YMCA Ultramarathon runner is raising funds for Indian charity

Brighton YMCA project worker Shawn Timmons has decided to raise funds for newly set up charity Indian Futures this year. Shawn’s challenge is an ultramarathon. Here is what he said about it: ‘Life is always about making the best of what you have, and having personally overcome many challenges, a chronic illnesses and adversity in […]

Thank you Andy, Tracey and James!

We were delighted to hear from Paul at George Williams Centre who told us all about the great work that Andy, Tracey and James do volunteering at the Breakfast Club every week. Paul said: ‘I would like to nominate our Breakfast Club team of volunteers, James Matthews, Tracey Jewel and Andy Pullen for recognition in this […]

Waitrose customers choose Brighton YMCA in #Community Matters award

We were grateful to receive the highest number of votes this month in Waitrose Brighton’s #Community Matters award. We were pleasantly surprised to receive a generous cheque of  £458 from our local Waitrose branch. Having been one of the charities featured by Waitrose as part of their #Community Matters initiative during November, we received the […]