We are thrilled to finally be able to say that our Youth Social Action Fund is now open!
Big Lottery Fund and Department of Culture, Media & Sport are each investing £20 million seed funding over four years to create the #iwill fund. [Pears Foundation / Comic Relief / UK Community Foundation] are acting as match funders and are awarding grants on behalf of the #iwill fund
Youth social action has huge potential to create enjoyable opportunities and skills development for young people, benefitting local people and places.
The aim of this funding is to raise the level and quality of youth social action. The programme aim is to increase youth social action by 50% by 2020 taking the percentage of young people that volunteer from 40% to 60%.
To see if your eligible and to find out how to apply, click here to be directed to the full information page.
Applications must be submitted by Midnight on Friday 21st April to be considered. Good luck!