News

Exciting Charity Partnership News!

In the midst of a busy Easter Holidays, we’ve had exciting news of a different kind. For the past few months’ luxury eye-wear retailer Cubitts have chosen CYP as their charity partner for their eye cleaning cloths. The limited-edition cloth was designed by Turner Prize winner Jeremy Deller titled: The sky above Avebury, Wiltshire. All…
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Spring has Sprung at CYP!

It has been a fantastic start to the football season here at CYP. The CYP U16’s boy’s football team has only just entered the new Coram’s League and has already won their first two games. The 8 a-side tournament is played in a league format and will go on to become a knock-out competition for…
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February Half Term: Love may not be in the air, but the party mood definitely was!

The recent half-term was a mixture of both relaxed and fun-filled. Starting it off on Valentine’s day, the young people enjoyed the day with some Mocktails and Karaoke. With our personal mixologist Dray ‘behind the bar’, each young person managed to get a tasty drink decorated to the T. With the centre light turned down,…
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A promising kick off to 2022!

2022 has kicked off to a very promising start for CYP. As you may already know, CYP was recently chosen as one of the charity partners for Arsenal’s ‘No More Red’ campaign; a new initiative run by Arsenal and Adidas aimed to support young people in the community by reducing factors that lead to knife…
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Arsenal x adidas ‘No More Red’ campaign

CYP are proud to be supporting Arsenal and adidas’s ‘No More Red’ campaign and to receive one of the No More Red shirts in support of our work. The No More Red campaign is a new initiative by Arsenal and adidas that will support the long-standing work being done by Arsenal in the Community to…
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Merry Christmas from CYP!

Wishing all our supporters a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! No one could have predicted the events of 2020/21 and the many ways that coronavirus has impacted our lives BUT we have continued to achieve so much. Every single achievement has been the result of you all, our wonderful supporters, we couldn’t…
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Introducing our Christmas Appeal

You may have already seen, but this Christmas we are asking you to support our Christmas Appeal to enable us to provide a special overnight trip for our young people. As Islington has the third-highest rate of child poverty in the country, many CYP members are at a disadvantage of not being able to experience…
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Kitchen Fun & Exciting Funding News!

After the fun and enjoyment that came from the October Half Term, we’ve had even more young people show interest in baking and cooking over in our kitchen. At one of our most recent sessions, a group of young people took it upon themselves to make pizzas, brownies with ice cream, as well as fresh…
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Islington Violence Reduction Strategy & CYPFC

CYP has been working in collaboration with Islington on the Islington Violence Reduction Strategy. As part of the work, we have started a project called ‘Insightful Conversations’ where three groups of young people share their ideas and possible solutions on violence reduction. Conversations involved discussing education, reasons for violence, experience of violence and solutions. The…
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Could you be our next IT volunteer?

CYP is currently looking for an IT wizz that can support us with our IT facilities. Ideally, you will be a responsible individual who is based locally, and can commit to a minimum of six months. You need to be a proactive self-starter with previous experience in information technology, cyber-security, and technical support services. Must…
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