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Congratulating Bridges Project on Reaching the National Youth Work Awards Final

  • Submitted by: Colin Beattie, Midlothian North and Musselburgh, Scottish National Party.
  • Date lodged: Wednesday, 10 July 2024
  • Submitting member has a registered interest.

  • Motion reference: S6M-13859

That the Parliament congratulates the Bridges Project on reaching the final of the National Youth Work Awards 2024; understands that the Musselburgh-based Bridges Project was nominated for the Skills and Achievement Award for its dedication to transforming the lives of disadvantaged young people aged between 12 and 25 years across East Lothian and Midlothian; further understands that the group enables young people to achieve qualifications, youth awards and improve their outcomes; understands that, in 2023, it supported 253 young individuals, with 174 of them moving into positive destinations, and thanks the Bridges Project and its staff for their hard work and dedication to helping those in need.

Supported by: Karen Adam, Jeremy Balfour, Miles Briggs, Stephanie Callaghan, Foysol Choudhury, Annabelle Ewing, Bill Kidd, Fulton MacGregor, Rona Mackay, Ruth Maguire, Stuart McMillan, Marie McNair, Kevin Stewart, Paul Sweeney, David Torrance, Sue Webber