Car wash raises cash for Yatton Youth Club renovation appeal

PUBLISHED: 19:19 11 July 2017

Fundraising car wash for Yatton Youth Club at Yatton Methodist church in High Street.

Fundraising car wash for Yatton Youth Club at Yatton Methodist church in High Street.

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Cars were left sparkling and clean thanks to some hard-working fundraisers.

Yatton Youth Club is in the process of raising £50,000 to make big changes to its base in Roack Road.

It wants to upgrade and modernise its 1950s headquarters, with the proposed changes including revamping the kitchen so cookery sessions can be run for children.

The latest fundraiser was a charity car wash, which was held before the village carnival.

Volunteers scrubbed and polished cars in return for donations and now the club is halfway towards its big target.

Yatton Horticultural Society has also helped the efforts, by donating £400. Youth worker Niccy Hook thanked the group for its support, describing it as a ‘fantastic’ donation.

The club’s fundraising also received a massive boost in May when a donor contributed £10,000 anonymously.

Anyone wishing to donate to the cause can email Niccy at youthworker.yatton@outlook.com


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