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Next Meeting Monday 21st January 2019

Our next meeting is on Monday 21st January when we have a speaker – Stephanie Vella –  from the Open Road Project. The project empowers individuals, families & communities in their journey of recovery from the harmful effects of drugs, alcohol and other addictions. We

Coffe Morning December 6th 2018

Our festive coffee morning, fundraising for Southend YMCA, was held at Porters –  the beautiful listed building that is ‘home’ to the town’s Mayor. The setting, coffee & cakes were all fabulous & got us in the Christmas mood. We were delighted to be joined

Southend YMCA Youth Awards November 17th 2018

Here we are at this years award ceremony. We sponsored the Tom Moulton Award for Outstanding Dedication & Commitment. Cathy is pictured with our worthy winner, Helen Page. President Sharon, Jackie & Cathy are all ambassadors for Southend YMCA.

Pre Loved Bag Sale 10th November 2018

We had a great time at St Clement’s Church in Leigh selling bags, scarves & jewellery. We also made a lot of cups of tea &  coffee! All monies raised got to our President’s charity – Southend YMCA. Thanks to Jill the church warden for

Meeting December 10th 2018

Tonight was our christmas meeting. Purely social, no business and we enjoyed a festive meal & great company. We also ‘enjoyed’ 2 of Cathy’s annual quizzes which were really difficult this year with lots of groans when she revealed the answers! Luckily she rewarded us

Meeting November 19th 2018

Tonight’s meeting was all about wrapping and packing! We wrapped up christmas gifts for the hospital, made up toiletry bags for the hospital and packed pre loved handbags with goodies for the One Love Soup Kitchen, who help Southend’s homeless population. Leftover wrapping paper  went

Meeting 15th October 2019

Our speaker this month was former model Carla Cressy who told us all about her terrible struggles with endometriosis which lead her to set up her own charity – ‘Women with Endometriosis’. Not only does she support women suffering from the effects of the disease