Tagged with youth social action

Funding: The #iwill Youth Social Action Fund

The #iwill fund is open to community groups that will promote volunteering, fundraising and campaigning amongst young people aged between 10 and 20 (25 years for young people with disabilities). Grants are available to support one off events or projects for 12 months which aim to create opportunities for young people to develop their potential … Continue reading

Funding: Go Think Big – Breaking Boundaries Fund

Go Think Big are offering young people aged 15-24 the opportunity to apply for a Breaking Boundaries grant of up to £500 for an innovative and inspiring social action project that will improve their local community. This funding round aims to coincide with International Women’s Day 2018 on 8th March which is all about #PushForProgress … Continue reading

Funding: The #iwill Youth Social Action Fund

Currently, 4 in 10 young people regularly engage in social action – such as campaigning, fundraising, and volunteering.  The #iwill campaign has been launched to increase this to at least 6 in 10 10-20 year olds taking part, by the year 2020. The Youth Social Action Fund is part of the #iwill campaign and offers … Continue reading

Funding: Spaces for Change

Funding: Spaces for Change

Spaces for Change (S4C) is a UK wide programme that will find, fund, support and connect young people aged 16-24 to start and run social ventures that unlock the potential of unused or under-utilised spaces for the benefit of the local community, especially other young people. From 2016-2019 100 awards will be available for young … Continue reading

Funding: UK Youth – Change Squad Programme

Teams of young people can apply for grants of up to £400 to undertake local social action projects. A wide variety of projects can be supported including: Turning junk into musical instruments Hosting local sports days Organising litter picks And facilitating language swaps; etc. The funding is being provided through the UK Youth’s Change Squad … Continue reading

Funding: National Youth Social Action Fund

The Cabinet Office has launched the £1.26 million National Youth Social Action Fund to grow youth social action opportunities for young people in more deprived or rural areas of England. Grants of between £50,000 and £200,000 are available to charitable organisations working with young people in lower socio-economic areas in England for projects that help … Continue reading