Herbert Road Youth Centre gets ¤10,000 boost from AIB
BRAY’S new youth centre on the Herbert Road has been given ¤10,000 by AIB in Bray. The bank ran a competition in each of their branch areas where members of the public were asked to text vote for where they would like to see the money go locally.
In the case of the Bray branch the winner receiving most votes was the Holy Redeemer Youth Centre.
Chairman of the Youth Centre’s Fundraising Commit- tee John Ryan said that all the members of the Youth Centre Committee were absolutely delighted that the people of Bray had voted for the Centre and thanked AIB for donating the money, which will be used to kit out the centre.
The Youth Centre committee are currently in the process of recruiting a Youth Officer/Youth Centre Manager who will be responsible for the successful running of the facility.
‘We are interviewing for the role and we are working hard to make sure we get the perfect candidate who can make this a real success,’ said Shay Hinney of the management committee.
‘if anybody is still interested in applying for the role they can contact the Chairperson Leonie Canavan at (086) 8177028 for more details.;
Shay added that it is hope the centre will be open for business within the next few weeks.
Shay Hinney and Cllr. John Ryan of the Holy Redeemer Youth Centre accept a cheque for ¤10,000 from Emer Hand and Erin Wyley from the AIB branch in Bray.