Emma’s charity skydive funds life-saving equipment

Adam Hamilton (YMCA project worker); Ivor Mitchell (YMCA general secretary); Emma McGuinness (Gateway volunteer); Thomas Haighton (Gateway leader), and Karen Graham (youth manager) present the AED to Carrickfergus YMCA.  Emma completed a charity skydive earlier this year, raising over �850 to purchase the equipment.  INCT 31-720-CON
Adam Hamilton (YMCA project worker); Ivor Mitchell (YMCA general secretary); Emma McGuinness (Gateway volunteer); Thomas Haighton (Gateway leader), and Karen Graham (youth manager) present the AED to Carrickfergus YMCA. Emma completed a charity skydive earlier this year, raising over �850 to purchase the equipment. INCT 31-720-CON

A volunteer from Carrickfergus Senior Gateway Club has helped purchase life-saving equipment with a charity skydive.

Emma McGuinness, 18, took part in the fundraising feat earlier this year, raising £850.

Gateway volunteer Emma with a certificate of completion following her charity skydive.  INCT 31-721-CON

Gateway volunteer Emma with a certificate of completion following her charity skydive. INCT 31-721-CON

The funds were used to buy an AED (automated external defibrillator), which will be based outside the Carrickfergus YMCA building.

Gateway members prepare Emma for her fundraising feat.  INCT 31-722-CON

Gateway members prepare Emma for her fundraising feat. INCT 31-722-CON