About the Donation
Young’s Seafood Limited have raised a fantastic £320 for Harbour Place in a staff raffle. The Grimsby-based company donated the money along with a collection of mugs to the day centre and this morning (Tuesday 2nd June) presented a cheque to Allen Young, Project Director at Harbour Place. Harbour Place is the Young’s Seafood Limited 2015 official charity and the company have been raising money through various activates throughout the year.
Quote from Pete Ward, Chief Executive of Young’s Seafood Limited
“Harbour Place is an excellent local charity, dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable in our community and is a perfect choice for our official charity for 2015. As part of our Fish for Life Corporate Responsibility programme, we’re committed to playing a positive role in the communities where we are based and I’m delighted to have the opportunity of supporting such a worthwhile cause.”
About the Charity
Grimsby-based Harbour Place Day Centre opened in 1996 and operates as a day centre for the homeless and other socially excluded groups. The centre aims to improve the health and well-being of the vulnerable people of North East Lincolnshire, running various schemes including a Street Outreach Project, which is aimed at preventing rough sleeping.
Quote from Allen Young, Project Director at Harbour Place
“We are delighted to have been chosen by Young’s Seafood Limited as their charity this year. Young’s Seafood Limited are supporting us on a number of fund raising and general support initiatives and this particular donation will go towards the refurbishment of our client hygiene facilities. Everyone at Harbour Place wishes to say a very big thank you to everyone at young’s Seafood for their support.”