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SELFA Slideshow

As a friend of SELFA, we thought you might like to see a short slideshow we have made with pictures taken over the summer. During the holidays 291 children and young people attended a workshop, trip or residential. We ran … Read more >

Wear Red for SELFA Competition

Thank you to everyone who took part in our ‘Wear Red for SELFA’ design a poster competition. Well done to everyone – we had some really super entries. Here are the winning designs: First Prize – Cate Johnson Runners Up … Read more >

SELFA Awards

SELFA received TWO awards in October. We were delighted to have won the Stray FM Skipton & Beyond Awards 2018 for ‘The Best Community Project Award’ and the NYCC Community Awards 2018 for the ‘Young People Volunteering Award’. Thank you … Read more >

SELFA Summer Fun

227 children from Skipton and Craven took part in 79 different activities during SELFA’s 2018 summer programme. Activities included sports, cookery, sing and sign and visits to the fire station and trips to the beach.     One mum said that … Read more >

SELFA Welcomes New Trustees

PRESS RELEASE 4th July 2018 SELFA WELCOMES NEW TRUSTEES SELFA were pleased to welcome Cllr. Andrew Rankine, Sally Essler and Simon Collings onto their Board of Trustees this month. Cllr. Andrew Rankine is a well-known face to SELFA as during … Read more >

Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons Grant

PRESS RELEASE SELFA Staff helped by Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons SELFA Activity Coordinator staff will benefit thanks to a grant from Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons. The generous grant of £3,000 to SELFA will help to fund our staff who provide … Read more >

Liverpool to Leeds Fundraising Challenge

PRESS RELEASE                                                 Water Street Pupils Cheer Alex on his Way! Alex Holliday, Building Surveyor and Associate, … Read more >

Simon Collings Accepting his Parent/Guardian Award 2018

  Congratulations! Simon Collings accepting his Stray FM ‘Local Hero Awards 2018’. He won the well-deserved ‘Parent/Guardian Award’. To watch his families story please follow this link: YouTube  

SELFA Social recieves £3,600 from Sovereign Health Care

Sovereign Health Care is based in Bradford and has a long history of charitable giving – in the last eight years they have donated more than £5 million to good causes. We are pleased to share the good news that … Read more >