Central Yorkshire Development – Pears Project – February Update

Date: 18th Feb 2019 Author: Cathryn Atkinson

2019 has got off to a busy start for the Pears project team. With a band new Colony launching at 2nd Morley (East Ardsley) an adult recruitment drive at 23rd Wakefield (Sandal Methodist) and a new group launching a Beaver Colony and Cub pack in Moortown. We have met over 80 new young people and 30+ new adults so far this year. We have held a series of taster sessions and open events, and showcased a loads of really cool activities from glow in the dark jelly to make your own archery.

Thank you to the existing volunteers in the County who have supported us to make this happen, your continued help is so appreciated!

We are currently looking for 2 paid Development Team Assistant to join the team, to help us create more opportunities for adults and young people in Scouting.  For more information please click here  or contact Joanne Hennessey on joanne.hennessey@scouts.org.uk or call 07495074347.

If you are keen to know more about the Pears project, or would like to get involved please do get in touch.

Joanne Hennessey
Pears Coordinator  – North
E:  joanne.hennessey@scouts.org.uk
M: 07495074347



Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
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