Investing in the Next Generation
Honesty | Respect | Responsibility | Caring
The YMCA of Christchurch is invested in the next generation. By this we mean that we are always thinking of how we can develop young people today, so that they will be great members of society tomorrow. We do this through a range of programmes, but also by empowering others in our community to be involved with our cause – because ultimately the future is all about making sure we raise our children and young people in the best way we can.
The South Island Secondary Schools Competition, a participation based climbing event aimed at all levels so everyone can have a go! A great safe and fun environment for high school students to compete, in teams of four, against other schools, and as always the winner will get our special handmade trophies! Music, smiles, and loads […]FIND OUT MORE MORE EVENTS
Caring about the rights of young people. In February 2016 the YMCA Christchurch engaged a film crew to follow a class of students for a year – all of whom had been expelled from school between the ages of 13 and 15 years old. The objective was to document the realities of a Ministry of […]FIND OUT MORE MORE NEWS