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YMCA East Surrey is YMCA of the Year

Date: November 6, 2018

YMCA East Surrey is celebrating this week after taking the coveted title of ‘YMCA of the Year’ at the ninth annual Youth Matters Awards on Friday 2 November.

The glittering ceremony, held by YMCA England and Wales at 8 Northumberland Avenue, was hosted by former T4 presenter Miquita Oliver. Over 250 guests celebrated the outstanding achievements and inspiring stories of young people and volunteers from YMCAs across England and Wales.

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YMCA East Surrey reaches finals of prestigious national youth awards ceremony

Date: September 11, 2018

YMCA East Surrey has reached the finals of a prestigious national youth awards ceremony, due to be hosted by TV presenter Miquita Oliver in November.

The local youth charity, which has operated in East Surrey since 1871, will compete against YMCA Norfolk and YMCA Burton for the title of YMCA of the Year in the annual Youth Matters Awards.View article

Duke of Edinburgh hike

Date: August 13, 2018

On 6 and 7 August, young people with additional needs took part in a two day hike from Three Bridges along the route 20 and 21 cycle paths to Horley Guide Hut as part of their Duke of Edinburgh award.

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YMCA East Surrey needs your votes

Date: August 8, 2018

YMCA East Surrey has been shortlisted in two categories in the Youth Matters Awards and needs your votes. The awards celebrate the outstanding skills and achievements of young people and YMCAs from across the country.

Please support us by giving us your vote in the following categories:

YMCA of the Year Award – YMCA East Surrey

Young Volunteer Award – Ben

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WAVES trip to Eschweiler

Date: July 10, 2018

WAVES is a youth group making a difference. Based at the YMCA Sovereign Centre in Reigate, the group aims to raise awareness of mental health issues and provide support for young people in need, aged 11-19.

In July this year, four young people from WAVES went to Eschweiler, a small town in Germany with the Reigate and Banstead Twinning association as Eschweiler and Reigate are linked/twinned together. 

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