Structec were once again proud to sponsor a category at the First Ark Impact Awards 2017, held on Friday 3rd November at The Huyton Suite. The ‘Community Group of the Year’ award aims to recognise a group which made has made real difference and benefits their community. It was presented at the event by Structec Managing Director Steve Davies to HYPE (‘Helping Young People Everywhere’) for their efforts in this regard.
HYPE is a youth-orientated social enterprise which runs youth engagement projects as a means of supporting individuals, and where appropriate supporting and engaging families in making positive choices to improve their own circumstances. Their overall vision is to empower young people through training, mentoring and guidance to achieve their ambitions and aspirations. HYPE also delivers tailored projects, events and workshops to enable young people to gain the confidence they require to make a positive impact to their communities.
Steve Davies, Managing Director of Structec commented:
"We are delighted once again to support this fantastic annual event and sponsor this award. It is incredibly important that community-based staff and volunteers are given the recognition and accolades they truly deserve. Well done to both the winners HYPE and the other shortlisted nominees KDCS – Memory Lane and T.A.N.G.O for all of their hard work."