The Island, based in Priory Street, York is a charity providing ‘islands’ of space and time for vulnerable children and young people; building confidence, self-esteem and unlocking potential through positive mentoring relationships and unique development programmes.

On Wednesday (6/11/19) Stephen Robinson, APGM, attended the charity to celebrate a funding grant from the MCF of nearly £10500 pounds over three years. Nigel Poulton (pictured right), Manager of Mentoring Services at The Island said, “The impact of our programmes inspires us, and we are determined more than ever to make a difference. With help From the Freemasons and our supporters, we can