Archive for November, 2015


Awards Evening and AGM

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HOPS held its annual Awards evening and AGM on November 11th

We were delighted the Stowmarket Town Mayor Councillor Barry Salmon and his wife Councillor Heather Salmon could join us on this evening of celebration.

The Mayor presented all the certificates to the volunteers who had help with the HOPS scheme during the school holidays, a total of 2756 hours of volunteering had been given by HOPS volunteers in the past year.

The Mayor  presented awards to Ellie Fawkner , for most promising new volunteer, Amy Rowe, for most outstanding returning volunteer and Emily Armstrong, for the Sue Woolmer award for over coming adversity.

Stowmarket Mayor presents awards

Stowmarket Mayor presents awards

Councillor Salmon said that the young people who gave up their free time to volunteer at HOPS should be commended for all their hard work, and that it showed that young people were committed to giving something back to their communities. He said it was a pleasure for him to present the awards and certificates.


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Saturday Club dates for January to March 2016

January 9th OR 23rd

February 13th OR 27th

March 3rd OR 19th

In the event of bad weather, information will be posted on the HOPS website, HOPS facebook page, messages will be on HOPS answer phones and listen to broadcasts on BBC Radio Suffolk.

We will only shut if there is a safety risk.


AGM and Awards

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The Chairman and Members of the Trustee Board of

Mid Suffolk HOPS 

Warmly invite you to the presentation of

Volunteer Certificates & Awards 

 Annual General Meeting.

Wednesday 11th November 2015 at 7pm

The Leading Live HUB

Crown Street


IP14 1HY

          A warm drink and biscuits will be available prior to the start of proceedings.