#TeamSleepEasy 2019

50 brave and hardy souls slept rough outside intuMK on the 8th March to raise money for the new YMCA campus that will house 199 local young people from September. Armed with sleeping bags, pillows and as many items from their wardrobe as they could possibly get on, Team Sleep Easy kicked-off the night by…



YMCA calls on MK community to join Sleep Easy 2019

YMCA Milton Keynes is calling on the MK community to come together and sleep rough for one night on Friday 8th March 2019 to support local young people, at risk of homelessness. The youth charity, which has worked in Milton Keynes for over 30 years and has helped over 10,000 local young people, is hosting…



Ground-breaking ceremony kicks off £19M development for YMCA MK

A ground-breaking ceremony took place last week at YMCA MK. It marks the beginning of construction for a state-of-the-art building in CMK to provide housing, support and services to local young people. Attendees included Martin Petchey, Mayor of MK and Peter Marland, Leader of the Council. YMCA MK needs to raise £500K for its capital…



SleepEasy 2018 goes ahead – despite snow and temperatures falling to -4C

Supporters and residents gathered at Y Base in Central Milton Keynes last Friday [16th March 2018] for SleepEasy, YMCA’s national campaign to highlight the issue of youth homelessness and raise funds to support the vital work of local YMCAs, despite forecasts for snow and temperatures plunging to -4C in the early hours of the morning….