24
Sep-2011

CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME!

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At the recent Black Belt Grading we had 46 members who participated. Form these everyone under 16yrs had to raise money for a charity in accord with our GOOD CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. The DOJO members managed to raise £275 for the British Red Cross. The Club Secretary, Mark Lineker help organise the event with Sensei Irfan Ansari. Sensei Irfan said ‘We have to instil into our youngsters the feeling of Gratitude and Charity, and that if we help someone today, then someone will be there to help us in time of our need tomorrow. At The DOJO, we have made it a part of our young members requirements that they improve their character alongside learning martial arts to become more contributing members of society. We have had many signed statements from both parents and teachers saying that they have seen a vast improvement in confidence, leadership, volunteerism and other associated good character traits in their children who attend our classes.”

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