Maccabi GB reaching record numbers

Maccabi GB is reaching a record number of people, according to newly released figures.

Chairman Stuart Greenberg reports that 12,795 people were involved in Maccabi activities during the first half of the year. That is almost 50 per cent up on the 8,575 total for the equivalent period in 2007.

There was a 20 per cent rise in involvement in Streetwise, the personal safety and development scheme. Participation in its school sports programmes was up by over 40 per cent.

    Last updated: 8:59pm, July 31 2008