Shelford & Stapleford Youth Initiative

Charity Number: 1073490


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    June 5, 2019

    During the May half term we spent two days in the youth club  painting with the young people. On the Wednesday we where joined by Si Mitchell the UK's No 1 Illustrator to teach the young people to use spray paint and guide them in painting the area under the bar. See t...

    March 23, 2019

    The annual SSYI Big Breakfast today was a resounding success, with over 200 attendees and a fantastic atmosphere throughout.

    Many breakfasts where cooked, pancakes fried and endless bread was toasted this morning in the Little Shelford Memorial Hall. Thanks to a large t...

    March 20, 2019

    Last night we where given a High Sheriff's award recognising our activities, projects and the initiatives of SSYI. Alongside a grant of £1000 from the Cambridge Community Foundation who manage the High Sheriff's award.

    The ceremony was held at the William Gates Building...

    March 6, 2019

    Once again we will be holding our Big Breakfast in Little Shelford Memorial Hall on the 23rd of March. Come along for a super tasty Full English breakfast, waffles, pancakes, toast and more!

    All in aid of SSYI a community based Christian Youth Charity! Come along to the...

    December 12, 2018

    For our penultimate Friday of the year we took 23 young people to the North Pole 'Winter Wonderland' on Parkers Piece in Cambridge. They had an opportunity to go on many of the fairground rides and make themselves very dizzy and eat some of the festive foods available....

    November 27, 2018

    Last Saturday we joined Eleanor from Shelford Playscape to prune the willow dome on the Copse at Great Shelford Rec. We built the willow dome with the Playscape team in March 2017, it is slowly getting sturdier and required some pruning and some weaving. The young peop...

    November 20, 2018

    SSYI is very fortunate to have been chosen for the Co-Op's community fund this year. If you are a member of the Co-Op and you choose SSYI as your organisation to support then 1% of what you spend on Co-Op own brand goods will be donated to SSYI.

    This is a fantastic...

    May 1, 2018

    Support us when you shop!

    We have been selected for Tesco’s Bags of Help, during the months of May and June you will be able to support SSYI by shopping in Tesco and placing your token in the box labelled SSYI. There is no minimum spend and you don’t need to buy a carri...

    April 3, 2018

    Over the Easter Holidays SSYI ran a selection of activities in partnership with St Andrew's in Stapleford including a sports session in torrential rain and a nerf war in the rain. We also had a retro gaming afternoon with a selection of old games consoles and a session...

    March 16, 2018

    Ollie O'Meakin has been our Lead Youth Worker here at SSYI for more than 3 years and has done many great things to further the work of the initiative. As of next week he will be starting a new job with South West Youth Ministries in Devon. The committee, young people a...

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