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Diocesan Lent Appeal raises awareness of Homelessness

Diocesan Lent Appeal raises awareness of Homelessness

28 March 2017 Read more

This year's Diocesan Lent Appeal has raised awareness of homelessness and the work of the YMCA Downslink, especially with Anglican churches said Lucy McGrath, YMCA's Lead chaplain based in Hove. Lucy was full of praise for the way in which the diocese has responded to its biggest annual fundraising event - the Sleep Easy 2017 which took place on Friday 24 March in the YMCA car park in Hove.

She said: "We valued your support on so many levels – and the fact that YMCA DownsLink group is the chosen charity for the Diocesan Lent Appeal will really help us on an ongoing basis to build relationships with Anglican churches in the Diocese." She added: "We are running at over ...