Funding Opportunities – February 2011


Women and girls Financial assistance is available for groups to carry out projects that advance justice and equality for women and girls in the UK. The total fund is worth £100,000. It is expected that only two or three proposals will be funded. Rosa runs grants rounds on issues within its key areas: Economic Justice, … Continue reading Funding Opportunities – February 2011

Local funding for local people…


One way of tackling funding shortfalls is to raise the money previously provided by government and local government is to raise the money locally. Hackney Council for Voluntary Service is looking at developing a programme of local giving. The residents on a defined social housing estate in the borough would pay a set amount per … Continue reading Local funding for local people…

Monk Bretton Christmas Fayre


During summer 2010 youth workers were meeting regularly with various groups of young people in Monk Bretton. One of these groups in particular was coming up with lots of fresh ideas of activities to put into a programme for the October – December quarter. The group of young people were very keen and were also … Continue reading Monk Bretton Christmas Fayre

Young people's bag packing success!


Young people from The Youth Association started their Christmas holidays in style, bag packing for Morrison’s customers. 8 young people from across the local area gave up their Christmas fun to volunteer to spend a few hours packing bags for Morrison’s customers. They served over 300 customers and filled more than a thousand bags of … Continue reading Young people's bag packing success!

Young people’s bag packing success!


Young people from The Youth Association started their Christmas holidays in style, bag packing for Morrison’s customers. 8 young people from across the local area gave up their Christmas fun to volunteer to spend a few hours packing bags for Morrison’s customers. They served over 300 customers and filled more than a thousand bags of … Continue reading Young people’s bag packing success!

Anti-Cuts rally to be held on 12th February


Youth work unions and youth organisations are planning to hold a rally on 12 February to highlight the cuts faced by young people’s services. The rally is being organised by the union Unite and is due to take place in Solihull in the West Midlands between 12pm and 4pm. CYP Now, National Youth Agency, the … Continue reading Anti-Cuts rally to be held on 12th February