Stranraer YMCA board and staff members were over the moon to be nominated for Wigtown West Community Endeavour awards for the Queen's Baton. Manager Glenda Dewar had the honor of carrying the Baton on Thursday 19th June. Board member Renee Smith attended Award Ceremony at Stranraers Castle Square and was delighted when it was announced that Stranraer YMCA won Community Group of the Year.
Next deadline for Organisations applying for more than £2,500.00 will be Monday 14th July 2014. Applications under this or for individuals can be submitted at any time but can take 4-6 weeks to be processed. If your thinking of applying but not sure if your project is something ourTrustees would consider then please call the office to arrange a chat 01387 269176
Spring Fling and Wigtown Book
Festival are seeking to appoint a visual artist or maker as artist-in-residence
Dumfries and Galloway Victim Support have opportunities for Volunteers. Working with people affected by crime. Covering the whole of our region with offices in Dumfries and Stranraer they need people who are 18+. Full training is given. If you want to contact them for a chat either pop into there new offices at 18 Castle St Dumfries 01387 250883 or 9 Hanover Street Stranraer 01776 707229.