On Friday 8th December 2017, the YPI final took place at St Machar Academy.
The Youth Philanthropy Initiative originated in Canada and is an international citizenship programme, raising awareness amongst our young people and their local community. Through this the overall winning charity will gain from an additional £3000 in support, funded and managed by The Wood Foundation.
Participants from our Senior years’ presented and answered questions from a panel of judges on their chosen charities . Charities represented this year were; Aberdeen Cyrenians, The Samaritans, The Lighthouse, Archway and ACS Youth. Every group excelled themselves and showed an in depth knowledge and passion for their charity. Please take a moment to find out more about these worthwhile charities.
The overall winner was from Meston House and it was The Lighthouse. Congratulations to all involved and to find out more about this good cause, you can view the presentation
All our finalists
For more info on YPI, please visit https://ypiscotland.org.uk