Young Citizens Award for Rebekah

Rebekah Hinton who set up a clothing bank to help children in her local community has received a Rotary Young Citizen Award.

Rebekah, the daughter of West Bowling Vicar, the Revd Jimmy Hinton, and Sarah Hinton manager of the Shine Community project, is now studying Natural Sciences at Queen's Cambridge.

But it was when she was 16 that she saw children arriving at her school in winter wearing summer clothing, with no shoes or coats.

She talks about the award in this short Rotary International video 

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