Gift Your Gear Mixenden Osprey November 2018

Osprey Europe Visits Gift Your Gear

We welcomed the team from Osprey Europe to the Gift Your Gear depot on a very cold November morning.

Major Dave Pickering Ten Tors. Talking to Osprey Europe at the Gift Your Gear depot November 2018

The team spend two days with a number of Gift Your Gear groups learning about the value the Osprey Europe donations of packs have made to the Gift Your Gear beneficiary groups.

Phil Varghese Next Step Opportunity Centre talking to Osprey Europe team November 2018 at Gift Your Gear depot

The groups represented a cross section of Gift Your Gear groups.

The groups talked about the difficulties they experience in providing the right outdoor gear for their groups and the difference good gear makes to the young people in their groups.

Glenn Rees MD Glenn Rees Project Ltd talking to Osprey Europe team November 2018 at Gift Your Gear depot

They also shared with the team their plan to encourage more young people to get outdoors in 2019.

Lucy Cope 1st Wytheshawe Scout Group talking to Osprey Europe team November 2018 at Gift Your Gear depot

As well as managing to bring a smile to the faces of the crew. It was very cold.

A very BIG thank you to the Osprey Europe team and the groups for their time, energy and enthusiasm.