The Ludlow Foyer is set to benefit from a donation of £4043.71 from Ludlow Town Council as the Mayors Charity for 2016/17.
Mr Draper said: “I was delighted to choose Ludlow Foyer as my chosen charity, having witnessedthe work they do first hand over many years. There have been a number of fundraising initiatives over the last twelve months, which I am very pleased to say have raised more than £4,000.00. I know the donation will be put to good use as the team continue to support young people in the town and surrounding area.”
Kim Skinner, Manager of the Foyer said: “This is a vital boost to our funding and I would like totake this opportunity to thank the Mayor and everyone who helped raise this money for our organisation, it will make a tangible difference to people’s lives.”Ludlow Foyer is an accommodation, training and support project for young people, accredited by the national Foyer Federation. It is dedicated to providing a supportive environment for young people as they move towards independence in their lives.