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Resurgam Youth Bank give out their inaugural grants

Recently we were delighted to welcome the Mayor of Lisburn and Castlereagh City, Councillor Uel Mackin to our presentation of cheques to the successful applicants of our Youth Bank’s inaugural Grant Applications. Mayor Mackin said “Fantastic to see young people taking responsibility within their community and managing their grant scheme. During the process young people developed […]

Resurgam Trust Christmas Draw Winners 2018

Firstly many thanks to all those people who either purchased a ballot or indeed helped us to sell them. As we always say this is one of our key fundraising activities in the year that helps us sustain some of our crucial services. The winners are:-  1st £1,000 Cash – Margaret Wellbelove 2nd £200 Argos […]

Highway Inn NISC donate Movember funds to CFFC

The Resurgam Trust would like to thank the Highway Inn Northern Ireland Supporters Club (NISC) for their recent fundraising activities. The members of the club took part in Movember and decided to donate the funds raised to Resurgam’s Official Charity of the Year (Cancer Fund for Children). The club raised the fantastic amount of £1137! […]

Young people in Lisburn engage in politics

Early Intervention Lisburn carried out a consultation to hear directly from young people what matters to them. 236 young people living in Lisburn participated in the consultation either through focus groups or responding to an online questionnaire. They were asked: What issues and challenges do young people growing up in Lisburn currently face? Do young people […]

Advancing Healthcare Awards 2018

The Help Kids Talk in Lisburn & Colin won the Advancing Healthcare Awards 2018 for the PHA building capacity in communities and in prevention. Lorraine Coulter, Lead specialist for Speech & Language SEHSCT and Mabel Scullion, Early Intervention Lisburn Manager picked up the award on behalf of the project team on the 7th November 2018 […]

Social Saturday marked by Resurgam Trust

Social Saturday is a chance for social enterprises to promote their work via putting on events and opening their doors to local people, stakeholders and other businesses to find out more about their work. The first Social Saturday took place in 2014 and this year it fell on Saturday 13th October. To mark the occasion […]

Resurgam awarded the ‘MBE for Community Organisations’

On Thursday 4th October 2018 the Resurgam Trust were delighted to welcome Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Co Antrim, Mrs Joan Christie CVO OBE to LaganView Enterprise Centre for her to present us with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS). Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant commented on the night that she was delighted to see […]

Macmillan Cancer Support Coffee Morning Fundraiser 2018

On Friday 21st September, The Resurgam Trust and LaganView Enterprise Centre held their annual coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support at the Laganview Enterprise Centre. This is the sixth year of organising this very popular event and proved to be another very successful morning raising  a fantastic sum of £733.65 Over the course […]

Rapid Drugs Disposal Bin Relocated in Lisburn

Our Healthy Living Manager Gillian Lewis said of the relocation “We decided it would be best to relocate our RAPID bin to the front of the Healthy Living Centre therefore making it accessible anytime of any day. This is a confidential, anonymous way to get rid of unwanted, out of date medicines and any illegal […]